Music of Old Nebraska


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  Title   The Gift of the Ocean Waves
  Composer     August H. Dietze
  Lyricist    Cecil A. Abbott
  Original Publication  Lincoln, Nebraska: August H. Dietze, 1921  
  Subjects   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 high and low resolution Adobe 6 PDFs for web presentation.
  First Line  The shop of my dreams o'er the wave wildly tossed
  First Line Chorus  I'll bring back the love that has left you alone    
  Rights  This score is in public domain and may be freely downloaded, printed, and performed.
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