Mayerl, Shy Ballerina.

Mayerl, Shy Ballerina.

Mayerl, Billy. Shy Ballerina. (Original, printed score). London, Keith Prowse & Co. Ltd., 1948. Quarto. 7 pages. Original Softcover. Very good condition with some signs of external wear.

“William Joseph Mayerl known as Billy Mayerl (May 31, 1902 – March 25, 1959) was an English pianist and composer who built a career in music hall and musical theatre and became an acknowledged master of light music. Best known for his syncopated novelty piano solos, he wrote over 300 piano pieces, many of which were named after flowers and trees, including his best-known composition, Marigold (1927). He also ran the successful School of Syncopation for whose members he published hundreds of his own arrangements of popular songs.

He also composed works for piano and orchestra, often in suites with evocative names such as the ‘Aquarium Suite’ (1937), comprising ‘Willow Moss’, ‘Moorish Idol’, ‘Fantail’, and ‘Whirligig’.” (Wikipedia)

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Mayerl, Shy Ballerina.
Mayerl, Shy Ballerina.