widely considered one of the greatest songwriters in American history. He published his first song, Marie from Sunny Italy, in 1907 and had his first major international hit, Alexanders Ragtime Band in 1911.
It was his first major hit, in 1911. There is some evidence, although inconclusive, that Berlin borrowed the melody from a draft of "A Real Slow Drag" by Scott Joplin that had been submitted to a publisher.
Arrangement for Alto Saxophone in Eb and Piano
Ab major (Sounding Pitch) major (Alto Saxophone in Eb)
Number of Pages
Intermediate Level: Recommended for Intermediate Level players