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Top 5 Irving Berlin Sheet Music Covers (1913-1921)

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Top 5 Irving Berlin Sheet Music Covers (1913-1921)

Pardon me while I suspend use of my usually proper grammar: Y'all ain't no Americans if y'all ain't never heard Irving Berlin! And even if you don't know the name, songs such as White Christmas and God Bless America remain cultural staples even decades after they were written. But what about the sheet music art? Well, I have a treat in store for you, because today I will count down my picks for the top five Irving Berlin sheet music covers. Here goes: 5.) Won't You Play a Simple Melody (art by Albert Wilfred Barbelle, 1914): In one of my...

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