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G. Schirmer, Inc.
English, French, German
Arrangement for solo mezzo-soprano or baritone voice with piano accompaniment of Ethelbert Nevin's popular hymn "The Rosary," with French and German translations of the lyrics. The lyrics were written by Robert Cameron Rogers, with the French translation by Isadore Martinez and German translation by Theodore Baker. The song premiered in 1898. By 1928 it had sold over 2.6 million copies, making it one of the best selling pieces of sheet music of the period.
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Nevin, Ethelbert; Rogers, Robert; Baker, Theodore; and Martinez, Isadore, "The Rosary (Le Chapelet, Der Rosenkranz)" (1903). Marian Sheet Music. 73.