About 'Take Me Out to the Ball Game'
Tilzer, Albert Von (biography)
March 29, 1878
October 1, 1956
American songwriter, the younger brother of fellow songwriter Harry Von Tilzer. He wrote the music to many hit songs, including, most notably, Take Me Out to the Ball Game.
Take Me Out to the Ball Game is a 1908 Tin Pan Alley song by Jack Norworth and Albert Von Tilzer which has become the unofficial anthem of North American baseball, although neither of its authors had attended a game prior to writing the song.
The chorus of the song is traditionally sung during the middle of the seventh inning of a baseball game.
|Score Key:||Bb major (Sounding Pitch) C major (Trumpet in Bb) (View more Bb major Music for Trumpet )|
|Tempo Marking:||= 160 Tempo di valse = c.120|
|Time Signature:||3/4 (View more 3/4 Music)|
|Number of Pages:||4|
|Difficulty:||Intermediate Level: Recommended for Intermediate Level players|