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Music of Old Nebraska: Nebraska (Thompson)

Nebraska (Thompson)Cover

Score
Title  Nebraska
Composer   Cyril C. Thompson
Lyricist  Cyril C. Thompson    
Original Publication  Joliet, IL: J.M. Thompson, 1917    
Subjects  Songs with piano; Composers – Nebraska; Lyricists – Nebraska; Students’ songs; Fight songs; University of Nebraska                
Digital Publication   Polley Music Library [Lincoln (Nebraska) City Libraries],2004.  Sheet music pages were scanned at 300 dpi and saved as uncompressed TIFF images using an Epson Expression 1640 XL scanner and Silverfast AI scanning software.  The thumbnail and access images of the covers were converted to JPEGs at 144 pixels high and 350 pixels high respectively.  Score pages were converted to Gray Scale to enhance legibility.  Covers and scores were saved as high and low resolution Adobe 6 PDFs for web presentation.
First Line  O Nebraska we’re loyal to you
Rights  This score is in public domain and may be freely downloaded, printed, and performed.
For more information see https://lincolnlibraries.org/polley-music-library/

Music of Old Nebraska: Nebraska (O’Shea/Maupin)

Nebraska (O'Shea)Score
Title   Nebraska
Composer  William O’Shea    
Lyricist   Will M. Maupin   
Original Publication 1903     
Subjects  Songs with piano; Composers – Nebraska; Lyricists – Nebraska; Nebraska; Patriotic music                
Digital Publication   Polley Music Library [Lincoln (Nebraska) City Libraries],2004.  Sheet music pages were scanned at 300 dpi and saved as uncompressed TIFF images using an Epson Expression 1640 XL scanner and Silverfast AI scanning software.  The thumbnail and access images of the covers were converted to JPEGs at 144 pixels high and 350 pixels high respectively.  Score pages were converted to Gray Scale to enhance legibility.  Covers and scores were saved as high and low resolution Adobe 6 PDFs for web presentation.
First Line  Nebraska we stand while we sing to thee
First Line Chorus  We’re singing thy praise through the sunlit days      
Rights  This score is in public domain and may be freely downloaded, printed, and performed.
For more information see https://lincolnlibraries.org/polley-music-library/

Music of Old Nebraska: Thumbnails Catalog

Music of Old Nebraska: A Selection from the Polley Music Library

 

America My CountryAmerica My Country
 
April FirstApril First
 
At EventideAt Eventide
 
At Night TimeAt Night Time

BadinageBadinage
 
Because of YouBecause of You
 
The Bird and the BabeThe Bird and the Babe
 
Bryan’s Democratic Success MarchBryan’s Democratic Success March
 
By the Waters of MinnetonkaBy the Waters of Minnetonka
 
By the Weeping WatersBy the Weeping Waters

Camp Fire Clatter or Come Off the DumpCamp Fire Clatter or Come Off the Dump
 
Capital March and Two-StepCapital March and Two-Step
 
Clog DanceClog Dance
 
The Clover Blossoms Kiss Thy FeetThe Clover Blossoms Kiss Thy Feet
 
The CommodoreThe Commodore
 
Cornhusker RoseCornhusker Rose
 
The CornhuskerThe Cornhusker
 
Croonings of the WindsCroonings of the Winds

DaisiesDaisies

The DandelionThe Dandelion

Dear Old NebraskaDear Old Nebraska

The DiplomatThe Diplomat

Don't ForgetDon’t Forget

Eight Songs From Green TimberEight Songs From Green Timber

The Emmaus RoadThe Emmaus Road

Fling Out the FlagFling Out the Flag

From the Land of the Sky-Blue WaterFrom the Land of the Sky-Blue Water

General Pershing's Grand MarchGeneral Pershing’s Grand March

The Gift of the Ocean WavesThe Gift of the Ocean Waves

The Good RainThe Good Rain

He Sang in the Old Church ChoirHe Sang in the Old Church Choir

The Heavenly ShepherdThe Heavenly Shepherd

Honey TownHoney Town

Hymn to NebraskaHymn to Nebraska

I Wanta Ask Y’u About NebraskaI Wanta Ask Y’u About Nebraska

Indian Flute Call and Love SongIndian Flute Call and Love Song

It Seems to MeIt Seems to Me

It's Your Wonderful SmileIt’s Your Wonderful Smile

Ivy SongIvy Song

Just a Letter From My MotherJust a Letter From My Mother

Just for TodayJust for Today

Just Like Washington Crossed the Delaware, General Pershing Will Cross the RhineJust Like Washington Crossed the Delaware, General Pershing Will Cross the Rhine

Just One GirlJust One Girl

KaloaKaloa

Lassie o’ MineLassie o’ Mine

Laudings of the WindsLaudings of the Winds

Line Up for BryanLine Up for Bryan

Little Gold StarLittle Gold Star

LongingLonging

The Match MakersThe Match Makers

Moanings of the WindsMoanings of the Winds

A Mother's CroonA Mother’s Croon

Mother's VoiceMother’s Voice

My Lark, My LoveMy Lark, My Love

My SoldierMy Soldier

My Teddy BearMy Teddy Bear

Nebraska (Kirkpatrick/Alexander)Nebraska (Kirkpatrick/Alexander)

Nebraska (O’Shea/Maupin)Nebraska (O'Shea/Maupin)

Nebraska (Thompson)Nebraska (Thompson)

Nebraska A Booster SongNebraska A Booster Song

The Nebraska State Journal MarchThe Nebraska State Journal March

Nebraska Wesleyan Song BookNebraska Wesleyan Song Book

Nebraska's Favorite Temperance Rally SongsNebraska’s Favorite Temperance Rally Songs

The Ninety-first PsalmThe Ninety-First Psalm

O Harmony Sweet HarmonyO Harmony Sweet Harmony

O'er the Indian CradleO’er the Indian Cradle

Old Age BluesOld Age Blues

The Old Home TownThe Old Home Town

The Old, Sweet StoryThe Old, Sweet Story

One Summer DayOne Summer Day

Our NebraskaOur Nebraska

Our United StatesOur United States

Pal o' My HeartPal o’ My Heart

The Parting HourThe Parting Hour

The Picture of My Mother When a GirlThe Picture of My Mother When a Girl

PredicamentsPredicaments

RainRain

The Red Birds Sing O'er the Crystal SpringThe Red Birds Sing O’er the Crystal Spring

ReverieReverie

The Robin WomanThe Robin Woman

Romance in ARomance in A

A RoseA Rose

Rough-Riders' War-RallyRough-Riders’ War-Rally

The Scotch LaddieThe Scotch Laddie

Sighings of the WindsSighings of the Winds

SilhouetteSilhouette

Sioux Indian FantasieSioux Indian Fantasie

Sleeping for the FlagSleeping for the Flag

Sleepy Time (Chicago ed.)Sleepy Time (Chicago ed.)

Sleepy-Time-thumbnailSleepy Time (Lincoln ed.)

SnapshotsSnapshots

So Blue Thine EyeSo Blue Thine Eye

SonatillaSonatilla

A Song of FreedomA Song of Freedom

Sportings of the WindsSportings of the Winds

Stream of DreamsStream of Dreams

SunbeamsSunbeams

Sweet LipsSweet Lips

Sweet Little MotherSweet Little Mother

Sweet Summer Good ByeSweet Summer Good Bye

Telling the Stories of ChildhoodTelling the Stories of Childhood

Ten Musical TalesTen Musical Tales

ThelmaThelma

There's a Song in the Woods for YouThere’s a Song in the Woods for You

There's No Use to Sigh or CryThere’s No Use to Sigh or Cry

They That Trust in the LordThey That Trust in the Lord

Three MelodiesThree Melodies

Thy Omnipotent PowerThy Omnipotent Power

Thy TroubadourThy Troubadour

The Time Will Come When You'll RememberThe Time Will Come When You’ll Remember

Trans-Mississippi and International Exposition March and Two-StepTrans-Mississippi and International Exposition March and Two-Step

TraumliedTraumlied

TrustingTrusting

Two Little SongsTwo Little Songs

Underneath the MistletoeUnderneath the Mistletoe

The University of Nebraska Song BookThe University of Nebraska Song Book

Vote Nebraska DryVote Nebraska Dry

The Way to SlumberlandThe Way to Slumberland

When Old Glory Floats Over the RhineWhen Old Glory Floats Over the Rhine

When the Frost is on the CornWhen the Frost is on the Corn

World's Peace MarchWorld’s Peace March

Yearning and WaitingYearning and Waiting

Your Lad and My LadYour Lad and My Lad

Music of Old Nebraska: Sound Files Catalog

These MP3 sound files are not copyrighted. You may download and save them to any medium. They were performed by Polley Music librarians Carolyn Dow, mezzo-soprano, and Linda Marsh Helfman, piano. This project was funded by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act as administered by the Nebraska Library Commission.

The sound files were recorded at 16 bit resolution, 48.000 kHz sample rate using Cubase SL3. The resulting WAV files were converted to MP3s for web presentation. For historical information about the composers and their music go to the Music of Old Nebraska home page, presented by the Polley Music Library in Lincoln, Nebraska.

Title Composer For
By the Waters of Minnetonka Thurlow Lieurance solo piano
Croonings of the Winds Nathan K. Griggs  
Bye-a-Bye, Dearie-o   voice and piano
Solgi   voice and piano
Cornhusker Rose Howard Adamson voice and piano
Dandelion Mortimer Wilson voice and piano
From the Land of the Sky-Blue Waters Charles Wakefield Cadman voice and piano
It Seems to Me Wilbur Chenoweth voice and piano
Just One Girl William P. Ackerman voice and piano
Lassie o’ Mine Edward Walt voice and piano
Little Gold Star J. A. Parks voice and piano
Old Age Blues Jess Williams voice and piano
Ten Musical Tales Hazel Gertrude Kinscella solo piano
A Tiny Story    
Shadow Waltz    
The Jolly Fiddler    
Fairy Tale    
Underneath the Mistletoe Flora Bullock voice and piano
Vote Nebraska Dry Arthur L. Kellogg voice and piano
Whistling Mallards Fly Thurlow Lieurance voice and piano

 

Music of Old Nebraska: Pieces by Subjects

Music of Old Nebraska: A Selection from the Polley Music LibraryAdvertising
Black English (dialect)
Family/Lullabies
Humorous
Indianist Movement
Instrumental
Love
Military
Musicals/Pageants
Nebraska
Opera/Art Songs
Patriotic
Political
Popular Music
Sacred
School
Sentimental
Temperance

Advertising

He Sang in the Old Church Choir
Just a Letter From My Mother
Nebraska’s Favorite Temperance Rally Songs

Black English (dialect)

Honey Town
Longing
Sportings of the Winds

Family/Lullabies

The Bird and the Babe
The Clover Blossoms Kiss Thy Feet
Croonings of the Winds
Honey Town
Just a Letter From My Mother
Mother’s Croon
Mother’s Voice
O’er the Indian Cradle
Pal o’ My Heart
The Picture of My Mother When a Girl
Sleepy Time (Chicago edition)
Sleepy Time (Lincoln edition)
Sweet Little Mother
Telling the Stories of Childhood
Way to Slumberland

Humorous

April First
I Wanta Ask Y’u About Nebraska
My Teddy Bear
Nebraska’s Favorite Temperance Rally Songs
Old Age Blues
Predicaments
Snapshots
Underneath the Mistletoe

Indianist Movement

By the Waters of Minnetonka
By the Weeping Waters
Eight Songs From Green Timber
From the Land of the Sky-Blue Water
Good Rain
Indian Flute Call and Love Song
My Lark, My Love
O’er the Indian Cradle
Red Bird Sings O’er the Crystal Spring
The Robin Woman
Sioux Indian Fantasie

Instrumental

Badinage
Bryan’s Democratic Success March
By the Waters of Minnetonka
Capital March and Two-Step
Clog Dance
Commodore
General Pershing’s Grand March
Indian Flute Call and Love Song
Nebraska State Journal March
One Summer Day
Reverie
Romance in A
Silhouette
Sioux Indian Fantasie
Sonatilla
Sunbeams
Ten Musical Tales
Three Melodies (Nos. 1 and 3)
Trans-Mississippi and International Exposition March and Two-Step
Traumlied
World’s Peace

Love

At Night Time
Because of You
Clover Blossoms Kiss Thy Feet
Cornhusker Rose
Don’t Forget
The Gift of the Ocean Waves
It Seems to Me
It’s Your Wonderful Smile
Just One Girl
Lassie o’ Mine
Longing
My Lark, My Love
A Rose
Sighings of the Winds
So Blue Thine Eye
Sweet Lips
Thelma
There’s No Use to Sigh or Cry
Thy Troubadour
Time Will Come When You’ll Remember
Two Little Songs
When the Frost is on the Corn
Yearning and Waiting

Military

Camp Fire Clatter
Fling Out the Flag
General Pershing’s Grand March
I Wanta Ask Y’u About Nebraska
Just Like Washington Crossed the Delaware, General Pershing Will Cross the Rhine
Little Gold Star
My Soldier
Rough-Riders’ War-Rally
Sleeping for the Flag
Song of Freedom
When Old Glory Floats Over the Rhine
Your Lad and My Lad

Musicals/Pageants

The Diplomat
It’s Your Wonderful Smile
Kaloa (South Sea Isle)
The Match Makers
Nebraska (Kirkpatrick)

Nebraska

Cornhusker Rose
Hymn to Nebraska
I Wanta Ask Y’u About Nebraska
Nebraska (Kirkpatrick)
Nebraska (O’Shea)
Nebraska a Booster Song
Nebraska State Journal March
Trans-Mississippi and International Exposition March and Two-Step

Opera/Art Songs

The Dandelion
The Robin Woman

Patriotic

America My Country
Fling Out the Flag
Hymn to Nebraska
O Harmony Sweet Harmony
Our United States
Sleeping for the Flag
Song of Freedom
When Old Glory Floats Over the Rhine

Political

Bryan’s Democratic Success March
Line Up for Bryan
Nebraska’s Favorite Temperance Rally Songs
Vote Nebraska Dry

Popular Music

Cornhusker Rose
Don’t Forget
It Seems to Me
It’s Your Wonderful Smile
Just One Girl
Lassie o’ Mine
Old Age Blues
Stream of Dreams
Sweet Lips
Thelma
There’s No Use to Sigh or Cry
Yearning and Waiting

Sacred

At Eventide
Emmaus Road
Heavenly Shepherd
Just For Today
Laudings of the Winds
Nebraska’s Favorite Temperance Rally Songs
Ninety-First Psalm
Old Sweet Story
They That Trust in the Lord
Three Melodies (No. 2)
Thy Omnipotent Power
Trusting

School

Cornhusker
Dear Old Nebraska
Ivy Song
Nebraska (Thompson)
Nebraska Wesleyan Song Book
Our Nebraska
Parting Hour
University of Nebraska Song Book

Sentimental

Daisies
He Sang in the Old Church Choir
Moanings of the Winds
Old Home Town
Rain
Scotch Laddie
Sweet Summer Good Bye
There’s a Song in the Woods for You

Temperance

Nebraska’s Favorite Temperance Rally Songs
Vote Nebraska Dry