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Got my foot in the door [music]

Physical description:
1 part (photocopy), 32 cm
18 copy scores, 32 cm
1 manuscript, 23 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Lead sheet
Music
Parts (musical)
Short scores
Photocopies
Manuscripts
Place:
United States
Date:
1930
1981
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.
There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 29.
Summary:
19 parts and 1 score.
Got my foot in the door is contained in two folders consisting of 1 lead sheet, 1 eleven-page short score and 18 parts in C Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (Whaley, Henderson?).
Folder A contains lead sheet and short score. Lead sheet for voice. Lyrics begin "never kissed me like this, got me bubblin' with bliss ...". Short score indicates parts for 2 altos, tenor, baritone, trumpets, trombones, bass, guitar.
Folder B contains parts for 6 reeds - alto 1, alto 2, tenor, tenor 1, tenor 2, baritone; 4 trumpets - 1, 2, 3, trumpet; 4 trombones - 1, 2, 3, trombone; bass; drums; guitar; piano. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
Topic:
Music
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Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
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