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Title : Shirley Shirley View More Images
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Creator : Campbell, Gertie
Place Of Creation : Adelaide
Publisher : G. Campbell
Date of creation : [1920?]
Format : Sheet music
Contributor : State Library of South Australia
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Description :

Gertie Campbell composed songs and piano music, published the works of other South Australians and sold music in her shop in Bowman's Arcade, King William Street. As a pianist she was in the habit of embellishing popular pieces as she demonstrated them to her customers.

This piece was written for Shirley Mitchell who was Gertie Campbell's niece, the daughter of Gertie's twin sister Edith Mitchell nee Campbell.

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Coverage year : 19??
Further reading :

From Colonel Light into the footlights : the performing arts in South Australia from 1836 to the present , Norwood, S. Aust. : Pagel Books, 1988

Holmes, Robyn. The collector's book of sheet music covers, Canberra : National Library of Australia, 2001

Snell, Kenneth R. Australian popular music composer index, East Bentleigh, Vic. : Quick Trick Press, 1991

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