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Harlem nocturne [music]

Composer:
Hagen, Earle
Lyricist:
Rogers, Dick
Arranger:
Williams, George
Physical description:
1 conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 31 cm
1 conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 27 cm
12 copy scores, 32 cm
2 parts (photocopies), 32 cm
3 parts (photocopies), 28 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Piano vocal scores
Published sheet music
Manuscripts
Place:
United States
Date:
1951
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.
Grouping ii from the Mercer Ellington Library.
Summary:
18 parts and 1 score.
Harlem nocturne is contained in one folder consisting of 1 published three-page piano vocal score and 1 published part in Bb Major concert, 11 parts in Eb Major concert, and 6 parts in C Major concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in unidentified hands.
Items in 3 groupings -- (i) Piano vocal score and published part in Bb Major. Piano vocal score lyrics begin "Deep music fills the night ...". Part for 1 reed - alto 1. -- (ii) Parts in Eb Major for 3 reeds - Paul (2), Johnny (2), Harry (2); 1 trumpet - Cat (2); 1 trombone - Brown; bass (2). -- (iii) Parts in C Major for 1 reed - alto 1; 2 trumpets - 1, 3; 1 trombone - 1; bass; guitar. -- Groupings i & iii from the Duke Ellington Library.
Topic:
Music
See more items in:
Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
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