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Music of Old Nebraska: Sleeping for the Flag: Solo and Chorus

Sleeping for the Flag: Solo and Chorus

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Title Sleeping for the Flag: Solo and Chorus
Composer Maj. Josiah B. Ferguson
Lyricist Chas. H. Gould
Original Publication Lincoln, Nebraska: Ferguson Music Co., 1894
Subjects Songs with piano; Choruses; Composers – Nebraska; Lyricists – Nebraska; Publishers and publishing – Nebraska; Military music; 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 PDFs for web presentation.
First Line Thou art sleeping comrades sleeping
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: Three Melodies

Three Melodies

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Andante (high resolution)

Consolation (high resolution)

Barcarolle (high resolution)

Title Three Melodies
Composer Jessie Hinman-Davies
Lyricist Jessie Hinman-Davies
Original Publication Fremont, Nebraska: Jessie Hinman-Davies, 1913
Subjects Piano music; Sacred songs with piano; Composers – Nebraska; Lyricists – Nebraska; Publishers and publishing – 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 PDFs for web presentation.
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: The Diplomat

The Diplomat

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Pages 1-5

Pages 6-10

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Pages 16-20

Pages 21-24

Title The Diplomat
Composer C. Leroy Meisinger
Original Publication Lincoln, Nebraska: Kosmet Klub, 1917
Subjects Composers – Nebraska; Publishers and publishing – Nebraska; Musicals; Kosmet Klub
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 PDFs for web presentation.
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: Clog Dance

Clog Dance

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Score

Title Clog Dance
Composer Howard Hanson
Original Publication New York: Carl Fischer, Inc., 1922
Subjects Piano Music; Composers – 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 PDFs for web presentation.
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: Heavenly Shepherd: sacred song

Heavenly Shepherd: sacred song

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Score

Title Heavenly Shepherd: sacred song
Composer Howard Kirkpatrick
Lyricist James Merrick
Original Publication Lincoln, Nebraska: Kirpatrick and Co., 1911
Subjects Sacred songs with piano; Composer – Nebraska; Publishers and publishing – Nebraska; 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 PDFs for web presentation.
First Line To Thy pastures fair and large
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/