The incomparably talented and prolific Irving Berlin was born on this date in 1888. My meager words cannot even express how much I love his music.
These are just a few examples of sheet music from my collection featuring some of his songs that I love:
Sometimes, I actually feel that I have known his music my entire life. Maybe I also knew it in a previous life? It is a part of me::
He lived to the ripe old age of 101, and we were ever so lucky to have him.
Mr. Berlin - I will
....you and your beautiful music.