Penn Libraries Events & Exhibitions
Eat, Drink, and Dance the Night Away:

Song and Dance from the Penn Libraries Sheet Music Collections
This exhibition has been cancelled

Sarony, cover illustration for Louis St. Mar's the Hippopotamus Polka (New York, ca. 1848-1858), Keffer Collection of Sheet Music, Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Enjoy never before heard recordings of songs and dances from the Penn Libraries sheet music collections, featuring such treasures as "The Roast Beef Cantata," "Bow Wow Wow," "Oh Men What Silly Things You Are," and the "Hippopotamus Polka." The music is performed, arranged, and recorded by Penn students, alumni, and staff to accompany a display of printed sheet music in honor of Penn's Year of Sound.

First floor (next to the Kamin Gallery)
Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center
3420 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA
Gallery hours: Monday-Friday, 9am-6pm
Saturday and Sunday, by prior arrangement (215.898.7088 or rbml@pobox.upenn.edu)
free and open to the public (please show photo ID at entrance)