1943 Sheet Music By the River of the Roses Kay Keyser Marty Symes Joe Burke ZSM9


"By the River of the Roses"

This is an original 1943 piece of sheet music. Words by Marty Symes and music by Joe Burke. Copyright © 1943 by Shapiro, Bernstein & Co., Inc. The cover art features an inset halftone image of bandleader, Kay Keyser.


This 70+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. No creases. Small tear - left margin. No water damage. There is a small blemish in the left margin.

  • Product Type: Original Sheet Music; Black & White w/ Color
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 9 x 12 inches; 23 x 30 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Swing to the cool rhythms of the Big Band era! Period Paper is pleased to offer a collection of sheet music of the hit songs and dance music of the 1930's and 40's! Whether your interest is sentimental love songs, popular music history, or you are simply looking for the unusual -- an original, unique piece of framable art -- this collection has something for you. Please note that while sheet music ephemera tends generally to be well-loved and thus, in less than mint condition, this particular collection is in very good condition.