On Mother Kelly's Doorstep (Stevens, George Alex)

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Publisher. Info. London: Francis, Day & Hunter, 1925. Plate F.D.H. 17012.
Reprinted Sydney: J. Albert & Son, n.d.(ca.1925).
Misc. Notes Acquired for free from the National Library of Australia.
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General Information

Work Title On Mother Kelly's Doorstep
Alternative. Title The Singing Fox-Trot with an appealing lyric, specially featured by VI James in the Pantomime "Dick Whittington"
Composer Stevens, George Alex
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IGS 1
Key E-flat major
First Performance. 1925
First Publication. 1925
Librettist Composer
Language English
Average DurationAvg. Duration 3 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation voice, piano
Extra Information A famous music hall song, about a desire to rekindle romance in an impoverished area. He hopes she still remembers her from her young days, this isn't made clear. Made famous by Randolph Sutton, who sang it for over 40 years,