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St. Louis blues [music]

Composer:
Handy, W.C. (William Christopher)
Creator:
Strayhorn, Billy (William Thomas) 1915-1967
Physical description:
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
Type:
Holographs
Music
Short scores
Manuscripts
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
20th century
Notes:
Handwriting and other details have been reported based on the notes of David Berger, Andrew Homzy, Dr. Theodore Hudson, Walter van de Leur, and Dr. Mark Tucker.
Condition: fair, tape.
Unsigned Strayhorn composition.
From the Presentation Album, vol. O. Statement of responsibility taken from The Great Song Thesaurus, by Roger Lax and Frederick Smith.
Summary:
1 score.
St. Louis blues is contained in one folder consisting of 1 one page short score in C Major concert (?) -- in pencil -- in unidentified hand (DE?).
Short score does not indicate instrumentation and appears incomplete. Score is noted on the verso of a one page short score in an unknown key for "Golden Cress," Folder D.
Topic:
Music
See more items in:
Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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