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Ask me not why = Quando il destino : [from] Child of the regiment / Donizetti
Alternative Title
Fille du régiment. Quand le destin. Vocal score. Polyglot
Child of the regiment
Donizetti, Gaetano, 1797-1848
Jefferys, Charles, 1807-1865
Glover, Charles William, 1806-1863
Date Created and/or Issued
between 1879 and 1882
Publication Information
M. Gray ; A. Waldteufel
San Francisco (117 Post Street) : San Jose
Contributing Institution
UC Berkeley, Jean Gray Hargrove Music Library
California Sheet Music Project
Rights Information
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Arranged for soprano and piano.
Pages [2] and [6] are blank.
First line of Italian text: Quando il destino in mezzo a strage ria.
First line of English text: Ask me not why my heart with fond emotion.
Caption: English words by Charles Jeffreys; music by Donizetti; arranged by C. W. Glover.
Record created as part of the California Sheet Music Project.
Sung in English or Italian.
Bound: No
Variant: No
Illustrated cover: No
Advertisements: No
Society of California Pioneers.
1 vocal score ([2], 3-5, [6] p.) ; 34 x 26 cm.
Songs (High voice) with piano, Arranged
Operas--Excerpts--Vocal scores with piano

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