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“Moon Over Miami”

Image for “Moon Over Miami”
Data Source
National Museum of American History
Description (Brief)
This sheet music for the song “Moon Over Miami” was written by Edgar Leslie and composed by Joe Burke. The sheet music was published by Irving Berlin, Inc., in New York, New York in 1935. The cover features an inset photograph of Ken Sparnon, and an image of a Moon above a coastal shoreline reflected in the water while a couple stands arm in arm at the shore serenaded by a trio of guitar playing singers.
Location
Currently not on view
composer
Burke, Joe
lyricist
Leslie, Edgar
depicted
Sparnon, Ken
publisher
Irving Berlin, Inc.
Date made
1935
Credit Line
Gift of Arabella S. Sparnon
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 12 in x 9 in; 30.48 cm x 22.86 cm
Object Name
sheet music
Object Type
Sheet Music
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Sheet Music
ID Number
1980.0797.01
catalog number
1980.0797.01
accession number
1980.0797
Place Made
United States: New York, New York City