1918, Victor Jacobi Sheet Music as postcard ( double size, vertical fold ). Song from the Operetta " Sybill". Advertising for Ralph Benatzki album at the back of the card.
Unused, fine condition.
Victor Jacobi, Jakobi Viktor (1883 –1921) was a Hungarian operetta composer.
He studied at Zeneakadémia (Academy of Music) in Budapest at the same time as the noted Hungarian composers Imre Kálmán and Albert Szirmai.
His most famous operetta is "Szibill". The performance of this operetta was cancelled in London because of the beginning of World War I.
After that, he left London for the United States and during his stay in New York City he became very ill. He died there at the age of 38.
Ralph Benatzky (1884 –1957), was an Austrian composer of Czech origin. He composed operas and operettas (such as Casanova (1928), Die drei Musketiere (1929), Im weißen Rößel (1930), and Meine Schwester und ich (1930).
Victor Jacobi Sheet Music: Decorative Silhouette cover, 1918