Head Over Heels (Kern, Jerome)

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This work was co-authored by Composer and Harold A. Levey (1894-1967)

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Publisher. Info. New York: T.B. Harms Co., 1918. Plate T.B.H.Co. 90.
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Copyist Frank Saddler (fl.1900-1918), not certain
Publisher. Info. Manuscript, n.d.[1918?].
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General Information

Work Title Head Over Heels
Alternative. Title A Musical in Two Acts and Three Scenes
Composer Kern, Jerome
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. None [force assignment]
Key see below
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 2 acts:
  • Act I
  1. With Type a-Ticking
  2. Today is Spring
  3. Any Girl
  4. Mitzi's Lullaby
  5. The Big Show (C major)
  6. The Moments of the Dance
  7. Head Over Heels
  8. At the Thé Dansant
  9. Vordeveele
  10. All the World is Swaying
  11. Me
  12. Houp-la
  • Act II
  1. The Charity Bazaar
  2. Every Bee Has a Bud of Its Own
  3. Ladies, Have a Care!
  4. I Was Lonely
  5. Funny Little Something
First Performance. 1918-08-29 in New York: George M. Cohan's Theatre
First Publication. 1918 – New York: T.B. Harms Co.
Copyright Information Possibly public domain in EU and other 70 pma territories.
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Librettist Edgar Allan Woolf (1881-1943)
Lee Arthur (ca.1877-1917), dramatization after Nalbro Bartley (1888-1952)
Language English
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation voices, female chorus (TTBB), orchestra
External Links Internet Broadway Database