Sheet Music Database

This sheet music database consists of nearly 14,000 pieces of 19th and 20th century American popular music.  It includes published piano-vocal arrangements and Tune-Dex cards (lead sheets).  Users may search the database by keyword, song title, songwriter, and year; or browse alphabetically.  Additionally, search results can be filtered by format.  Detailed information about a piece of music can be obtained by clicking on the song title.

Songbooks and shape-note hymnals are cataloged in the GIL Catalog, the Georgia State University online catalog.

Copyright policy dictates that sheet music published after 1922 may be duplicated solely for private study, teaching, scholarship, or research purposes.  Any other use requires the permission of the current rights holder.  Please submit any questions or requests to the Popular Music and Culture Archivist.

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12th Street Rag./ Razaf, Andy, 1895-1973; Bowman, Euday L. (Euday Louis), 1887-1949. Shapiro, Bernstein & Co., Inc., 1914
Format: Tune-Dex.

Song Title: 12th Street Rag
Lyricist 1: Razaf, Andy, 1895-1973
Composer 1: Bowman, Euday L. (Euday Louis), 1887-1949
Publisher: Shapiro, Bernstein & Co., Inc.
Copyright Year: 1914
Format: Tune-Dex
Issue Date: 11/1948
Issue Number: 79

21 Guns For Susie (Boom! Boom! Boom!)./ Silverman, Al; Leslie, Bob; Leslie, Ken; Myers, Richard. T.B. Harms & Co., 1934
Format: Tune-Dex.

Song Title: 21 Guns For Susie (Boom! Boom! Boom!)
Lyricist 1: Silverman, Al
Lyricist 2: Leslie, Bob
Other Lyricists: Leslie, Ken
Composer 1: Myers, Richard
Publisher: T.B. Harms & Co.
Copyright Year: 1934
Format: Tune-Dex
Issue Number: 71

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