Love’s Old Sweet Song Grade 2 Piano Sheet Music is a 1919 song written by Ballard McDonald and composed by Henry Creamer. It was a Tin Pan Alley hit for the songwriting team of Billy Baskette and Turner Layton, whose recording sold nearly two million copies.
It has been performed by many artists including Al Jolson, Benny Goodman, Judy Garland, and Fats Domino.
Love’s Old Sweet Song Grade 2 Piano Sheet Music is a sentimental love song that was a best-selling pop hit for Billy Baskette and Turner Layton in 1919. Ballard McDonald wrote the lyrics for Love’s Old Sweet Song Grade 2 Piano Sheet Music Joe Goodwin presented it to his wife as a New Year’s present.
Love’s Old Sweet Song Grade 2 Piano Sheet Music was written in common time and has a tempo of 132 beats per minute. It is played in the key of A♭ major with a modal chord progression of Am-G/A-F/E♭7-Gmaj7, and the primary chord pattern of A♭-D♭-E♭m7.
Altman and Ginastera use the tune as “Happy Birthday to You” in their Piano Concerto No. 2. It is also used as an anthem for college, high school and professional sports teams such as Notre Dame Fighting Irish football and Green Bay Packers football, and as the fight song for at least ten different schools.
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Love’s Old Sweet Song Grade 2 Piano Sheet Music was performed by Al Jolson and released as a 78 single recorded on August 13, 1919 by Victor Records.
The song was also recorded by Billy Murray with Irving Kaufman on September 25, 1919, released as the B side of his hit record “After You’re Gone” Victor 18483.