Tip Toes (Gershwin, George)

Free public domain sheet music from IMSLP / Petrucci Music Library
Jump to: navigation, search

Since this work was first published after 1922 with the prescribed copyright notice, it is unlikely that this work is public domain in the USA. However, it is in the public domain in Canada (where IMSLP is hosted), the EU, and in those countries where the copyright term is life+70 years or less.

IMSLP does not assume any sort of legal responsibility or liability for the consequences of downloading files that are not in the public domain in your country.

Performances

Arrangements and Transcriptions

Composer Improvisations

4-disc Recordings

 That Certain Feeling (Fox-trot) (EU)
#179613 - 2.10MB - 2:13 -  8.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (1) - - V/N/V - 606x

MP3 file (audio)
Guifré (2012/2/18)

 When do we Dance? (EU)
#179615 - 2.49MB - 2:38 -  6.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (1) - - V/N/V - 271x

MP3 file (audio)
Guifré (2012/2/18)

 Looking for a Boy (EU)
#179618 - 2.48MB - 2:38 -  3.3/10 2 4 6 8 10 (3) - - V/N/V - 288x

MP3 file (audio)
Guifré (2012/2/18)

Performer Pages:

George Gershwin (piano)

Publisher Info.:

New York: Columbia - VivaTonal, Nos.4065-4066, 1926.

Copyright:

Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 - Non-PD US [tag/del]

Misc. Notes:

Impropmptu improvisations, London. July 1926.
Not to be confused with the piano roll recordings of 1925 & 1926 nor with the short transcriptions form George Gershwin's Songbook.

Purchase:

Javascript is required for this feature.

Piano Rolls

 Sweet and Low Down (EU)
#179637 - 3.25MB - 3:33 -  10.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (2) - - V/N/V - 499x

MP3 file (audio)
Guifré (2012/2/18)

Performer Pages:

George Gershwin (piano)

Publisher Info.:

New York: Duo-Art, No.713214, 1926.

Copyright:

Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 - Non-PD US [tag/del]

Misc. Notes:

Impromptu improvisation, London. July 1926.
Not to be confused with the disc recording of 1926 nor with the short transcription form George Gershwin's Songbook.

Purchase:

Javascript is required for this feature.

 That Certain Feeling (EU)
#179638 - 2.55MB - 2:47 -  10.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (2) - - V/N/V - 312x

MP3 file (audio)
Guifré (2012/2/18)

Performer Pages:

George Gershwin (piano)

Publisher Info.:

New York: Duo-Art, No.713216, 1925.

Copyright:

Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 - Non-PD US [tag/del]

Misc. Notes:

Impromptu improvisation.
Not to be confused with the disc recording of 1926 nor with the short transcription form George Gershwin's Songbook.

Purchase:

Javascript is required for this feature.

Sheet Music

Arrangements and Transcriptions

For piano solo (Composer)
See: George Gershwin's Songbook (Gershwin, George)
Javascript is required to submit files.

General Information

Work Title Tip Toes
Alternative Title
Composer Gershwin, George
Movements/Sections 2 acts
  • Act I
1. Overture
2. Waiting for the Train – Company
3. Nice Baby – Sylvia, Rollo, Chorus
4. Looking for a Boy – Tip-Toes
5. Lady Luck – Guests
6. When Do We Dance? – Steve, Binnie, Denise, Guests
7. These Charming People – Tip-Toes, Al, Hen
8. That Certain Feeling – Tip-Toes, Steve
9. Sweet and Low Down – Al, Denise, Binnie, Peggy, Guests
10. Finale I – Company
  • Act II
11. Our Little Captain – Tip-Toes, Boys
12. Looking for a Boy (reprise) – Tip-Toes, Steve
13. It's a Great Little World – Steve, Sylvia, Al, Binnie, Denise, Chorus
14. Nighty-Night – Tip-Toes, Steve
15. Tip-Toes – Tip-Toes, Chorus
16. Finale II – Company
Year/Date of Composition 1925 and before
First Performance 1925-12-28 in New York, Liberty Theatre
First Publication 1925
Copyright Information While instrumental selections from this musical are eligible for upload here, items
containing text by Ira Gershwin (1896-1983) cannot be uploaded as his work will
remain under copyright in Canada until
January 1, 2034.
Librettist Ira Gershwin (1896-1983), lyrics
Guy Bolton (1884-1979) and Fred Thompson (1884-1949), scenario
Language English
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation Voices, chorus and orchestra
External Links Wikipedia article
Internet Broadway Database
That Certain Feeling - scores at Sheet Music Plus
Extra Information Originally composed for voices and piano, then orchestrated by others


Misc. Comments

Songs recorded by Gershwin himself at the piano (free transriptions, not the ones in George Gershwin's Songbook)
  • Looking for a Boy
Disc, July 1926
  • When do we Dance?
Disc, July 1926
  • That Certain Feeling
Piano roll, 1925
Disc, July 1926
  • Sweet and Low Down
Piano roll, 1926
Disc, July 1926

[maybe incomplete]

Personal tools
Variants
Actions
Navigation
Browse scores
Browse recordings
Participate
Other
For iPhone & iPad

Purchase

Toolbox
Associated with