"The favorite tenor of Thomas A. Edison. By ragtime publicist Theron C. Bennett first sung as "Melancholy" (lyrics by Maybelle E. Watson, wife of Ernie Burnett) in his club in Denver, CO (there is sheet music since 1911). Title changed to "My Melancholy Baby" in 1914."
|lyricist:||George A. Norton (in 1912)|
|composer:||Ernie Burnett (in 1911)|
|publisher:||Francis, Day & Hunter Ltd.|
Shapiro, Bernstein & Co., Inc.
|download score for free:||imslp: My Melancholy Baby (Burnett, Ernie) [info]|
|version of:||Melancholy (original 1911 version of "My Melancholy Baby", lyrics by Maybelle E. Watson)|