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Music Monday: You’re a Million Miles from Nowhere

September 14th, 2015 by Sara Gunasekara

This week’s Music Monday feature is the song, You’re a million miles from nowhere: when you’re one little mile from home, from the Sheet Music Collection.

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Music Monday: Sweetest Melody of All

August 17th, 2015 by Sara Gunasekara

This week’s Music Monday feature is The Sweetest Melody of All from the Sheet Music Collection.

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Music Monday: That Wolverton Rag

August 3rd, 2015 by Sara Gunasekara

This week’s Music Monday feature is a recently cataloged item, That Wolverton Rag, from the Sheet Music Collection. The piece was written expressly for the Sacramento Coast League baseball team by Clay W. Chipman and the cover features a photograph of Harry Wolverton, who was manager of the Sacramento Solons, during 1913-1914.

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Music Monday: Let’s Be Kids Again

July 27th, 2015 by Sara Gunasekara

This week’s Music Monday feature is Let’s Be Kids Again from the Christopher A. Reynolds Collection of Women Song. This piece of sheet music was digitized through the Library’s Google Book Digitization Project. You can view the online version via the catalog record.

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Music Monday: I’m Lonesome For the Wholesome Little Town Where I was Born

July 20th, 2015 by Sara Gunasekara

This week’s Music Monday feature is I’m Lonesome For the Wholesome Little Town Where I was Born from the Christopher A. Reynolds Collection of Women Song. This piece of sheet music was digitized through the Library’s Google Book Digitization Project. You can view the online version via the catalog record.

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Music Monday: A Leap Year Proposal

July 13th, 2015 by Sara Gunasekara

This week’s Music Monday feature is A Leap Year Proposal from the Christopher A. Reynolds Collection of Women Song. This piece of sheet music was digitized through the Library’s Google Book Digitization Project. You can view the online version via the catalog record.

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Music Monday: Along the Rocky Road to Dublin

June 22nd, 2015 by Sara Gunasekara

This week’s Music Monday feature is Along the Rocky Road to Dublin from the Sheet Music Collection.

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Music Monday: Banner of the Bear

June 15th, 2015 by Sara Gunasekara

This week’s Music Monday feature is The Banner of the Bear from the Sheet Music Collection. This piece of sheet music was recently digitized through the Library’s Google Book Digitization Project. You can view the online version via the catalog record.

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Music Monday: After the Rain

June 1st, 2015 by Sara Gunasekara

This week’s Music Monday feature is After the Rain from the Sheet Music Collection.

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Music Monday: Cinderella in Flowerland

May 11th, 2015 by Sara Gunasekara

This week’s Music Monday feature is Cinderella in Flowerland or, The Lost Lady’s Slipper: Operetta for Children from the Christopher A. Reynolds Collection of Women Song.

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