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Gypsy woman [music]

Composer:
Mayfield, Curtis
Physical description:
2 manuscripts, 32 cm
1 copy score, 32 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Lead sheet
Music
Parts (musical)
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.
Unsigned Strayhorn composition.
Remaining items from the Mercer Ellington Library. Statement of responsibility taken from Popular Music, 1920-1979, ed. Nat Shapiro.
Summary:
2 parts and 1 score
Gypsy woman is contained in one folder consisting of 1 three-page short score, 1 lead sheet and 1 part in a minor concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Short score does not indicate instrumentation. Lead sheet for voice. Lyrics begin "From nowhere thru a caravan around the campfire light ...". Part for 1 trumpet - 1. -- Lead sheet from the Duke Ellington Library.
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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