Over the River (Various)

Collaborative Work
This work was co-authored by John Golden, Elsie Janis, Charles Grant, William H. Penn, Jean Schwartz, Egbert Van Alstyne,
Charles Eggett, Edward J. Griffin and Henry B. Murtagh.

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Publisher. Info. New York: Jerome H. Remick & Co., 1911.
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General Information

Work Title Over the River
Alternative. Title Musical Comedy in Three Acts
Composer Various
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. None [force assignment]
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 acts
  • Act I
1. For de Lawd's Sake, Play a Waltz
2. Los sevillanitas
3. (The) Broadway Cabaret
4. The Maurice Rag
5. Ring-ting-a-ling on the Telephone
6. New York Isn't Such a Bad Old Town
7. The Raggedy Man
  • Act II
8. I Want Him Saved
9. Chop Stick Rag
10. Lock-step, Two-step Slide
11. Our Hero
  • Act III
12. The Day We Celebrate
13. Montezuma
14. The Tongo Dance
15. My Irish Señorita
16. (Way Down in) Mexico
17. When There's No Light at All
First Performance. 1912-01-08 in New York, Lunt-Fontanne Theatre
First Publication. 1911
Copyright Information Possibly public domain in EU and other 70 pma territories.
This item, which is in the public domain in its country of origin, is likewise in the public domain in countries which apply the rule of the shorter term. All EU countries apply the rule of the shorter term in general.
Note that in some cases this rule may be overridden by a treaty with the source country (especially the United States) and/or may not apply to works which fell into the public domain in their source country due to a failure to renew copyright or comply with other formalities.
Librettist see below
  1. Elsie Janis (1889-1956)
  2. John Golden (1874-1955)
  3. Edward J. Griffin (fl.1910-11)
  4. William H. Penn (fl.1898-1911)
  5. William Jerome (1865-1932)
  6. Jerome
  7. Harry Williams (1879-1922)
  8. Golden
  9. Edward Clark (1878-1954)
  10. Golden
  11. Golden
  12. Golden
  13. Earl Carroll (1893-1948)
  14. Golden
  15. Golden
    Henry B. Murtagh (1890-1961)
  16. Golden
  17. Golden
George V. Hobart (1867-1926)
H.A. Du Souchet (1852-1922)
Language English
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation voices, mixed chorus, orchestra
External Links Internet Broadway Database