Julia Lee Niebergall  (1886-1968)
Last updated: 11.10.21
Julia Lee Niebergall was an American pianist and composer of popular born in Indianapolis, Indiana. As a pianist she accompanied silent movies and also played for college and high school gymnastic classes. When at the keyboard, she could improvise unfamiliar melodies. Closely associated with her hometown publisher, J. H. Aufderheide, she is thought to have transcribed May Aufderheide's compositions as Miss Aufderheide apparently played and composed by ear. Miss Niebergall is reported to have been one of the first women in Indianapolis to own her own car. She also owned her own home and lived there until her death in 1968.

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Julia Lee Niebergall  (1886-1968) has at least 1 item(s) at the Amazons which you can order on-line by clicking the item's order icon.
Hoosier Rag (1907) March & Two-Step arranged for Recorder Quartet
Music by: Julia Lee Niebergall.
Publisher: Arcadian Press
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Printed: 1995. Sheet Music. Limited Availability.
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DBE916 Clothilda (1905) - A March Two-Step
T+D/T+D/T/B/GB(B), approx. 3 mins.
1-2 days
DBE459 Hoosier Rag (1907)
T/T/T/B/GB(B), approx. 3 mins.
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DBE460 Horseshoe Rag (1911)
D/A/T/T/B/GB(B), approx. 3 mins.
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DBE461 Red Rambler Rag (1912) - Two Step
D/A/T/T/B/GB(B), approx. 3 mins.
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sm15.gif Clothilda (1905) T+D/T+D/T/B/GB(B) dbe15.gifmp315.gifwvicon.gif
sm15.gif Hoosier Rag (1907) D/A/T/B wvicon.gif
sm15.gif Hoosier Rag (1907) T/T/T/B/GB(B) dbe15.gifmp315.gifwvicon.gif
sm15.gif Horseshoe Rag (1911) D/A/T/T/B/GB(B) dbe15.gifmp315.gifwvicon.gif
sm15.gif Red Rambler Rag (1912) D/A/T/T/B/GB(B) dbe15.gifmp315.gifwvicon.gif
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pdf15.gif Horseshoe Rag (1911) Piano
This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 4 works by Julia Lee Niebergall (1886-1968). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: ER pdf15.gif
Title Year Attribution Remarks
Clothilda 1905  wvicon.gif
Hoosier Rag 1907  wvicon.gif youtube15.jpg youtube15.jpg
Horseshoe Rag 1911 Nora Hulse (perf. by)  wvicon.gif pdf15.gif youtube15.jpg youtube15.jpg
Red Rambler Rag 1912 T. Brier (perf. by)  wvicon.gif youtube15.jpg youtube15.jpg
     Title Dur Performer Composer Score/Song
youtube15.jpg Hoosier Rag 2:24 Ragtime Dorian Henry J.L. Niebergall 
youtube15.jpg Horseshoe Rag 2:33 Ragtime Dorian Henry J.L. Niebergall  Horseshoe Rag (1911)
youtube15.jpg Nora Hulse plays Horseshoe Rag by Julia Niebergall 4:22 Nora Hulse J.L. Niebergall  Horseshoe Rag (1911)
youtube15.jpg Red Rambler Rag 2:28 Ragtime Dorian Henry J.L. Niebergall  Red Rambler Rag (1912)
youtube15.jpg Red Rambler Rag (1914) 2:33 Tom Brier J.L. Niebergall  Red Rambler Rag (1912)