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Irving Berlin (born Israel Beilin; ; May 11, 1888 – September 22, 1989) was an American composer and lyricist, widely considered one of the greatest songwriters in American history. His music forms a great part of the Great American Songbook. Born in Imperial Russia, Berlin arrived in the United States at the age of five. He published his first song, "Marie from Sunny Italy", in 1907, receiving 33 cents for the publishing rights,Starr, Larry and Waterman, Christopher, American Popular Music: From Minstrelsy to MP3, Oxford University Press, 2009, pg. 64 and had his first major international hit, "Alexander's Ragtime Band", in 1911. He also was an owner of the Music Box Theatre on Broadway. It is commonly believed that Berlin could not read sheet music, and was such a limited piano player that he could only play in the key of F-sharp using his custom piano equipped with a transposing lever.

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Uniform title: Songs. Selections
by Berlin, Irving, 1888-1989
Milwaukee, Wis. : Hal Leonard : Irving Berlin Music, c1991
 
 
Uniform title: Songs. Selections
by Berlin, Irving, 1888-1989
Milwaukee, Wis. : Hal Leonard ; [New York, N.Y.] : Irving Berlin Music Co,, c1991
 
 
Uniform title: Songs. Selections
by Berlin, Irving, 1888-1989
New York, N.Y. : Irving Berlin Music ; Milwaukee, Wis. : distributed by Hal Leonard, c1991
 
 
Uniform title: Musicals. Selections
by Berlin, Irving, 1888-1989
New York, N.Y. : Irving Berlin Music ; Milwaukee, Wis. : distributed by Hal Leonard, c1991
 
 
by Berlin, Irving, 1888-1989
[New York?] : Irving Berlin Music Co. ; Milwaukee : Exclusively distributed by Hal Leonard Corp., c1994
 
 
Uniform title: This is the Army. I left my heart at the stage door canteen; arranged
by Berlin, Irving, 1888-1989
Melbourne : Allan's Music Publishers, [1942] , ©1942
MusicMusic [notated music, volume]
 
 
Uniform title: There's no business like show business (Motion picture music). If you believe; arranged
by Berlin, Irving, 1888-1989
London : Irving Berlin ; Sydney : Chappell & Co., [1948] , ©1948
MusicMusic [notated music, volume]
 
 
Uniform title: At peace with the world
by Berlin, Irving, 1888-1989
Sydney : J. Albert & Son, c1926
 
 
Uniform title: Music box revue (1923). Orange grove in California. Vocal score
by Berlin, Irving, 1888-1989
N.Y. [New York] : Irving Berlin, c1923
 
 
Uniform title: White Christmas (Motion picture music). Sisters
by Berlin, Irving, 1888-1989
Sydney : Chappell & Co., c1953
 
 
Uniform title: Annie get your gun. Girl that I marry
by Berlin, Irving, 1888-1989
Sydney : Chappell & Co., [1950] , ©1946
MusicMusic [notated music, volume]
 
 
Uniform title: Follow the fleet. But where are you?
by Berlin, Irving, 1888-1989
New York : Irving Berlin Inc., ©1936
 
 
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