That's My Weakness Now and Sheet Music Cover Art.

That's My Weakness Now and Sheet Music Cover Art.

Joined: January 1st, 1970, 12:00 am

June 26th, 2018, 2:42 pm #1

"That's My Weakness Now" is one of my favorite Bix-Whiteman recordings.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dZ4O5HQsUAQ

Here is a high resolution scan of the cover of the sheet music.



The art is by Albert Wilfred Barbelle, a highly prolific artist for covers of sheet music.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Albert_Wilfred_Barbelle

Bill Edwards has a fascinating account of Sheet Music Cover Art History in his website:

http://www.perfessorbill.com/ragtime9.shtml

The website 

http://www.pritzkermilitary.org/search# ... &a=&y=&v=0

has lots of  images of Barbelle's cover art.
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