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I can't begin to tell you [music]

Composer:
Monaco, James V
Lyricist:
Gordon, Mack 1904-1959
Physical description:
1 conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 31 cm
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
2 copy scores, 32 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Piano vocal scores
Published sheet music
Short scores
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
1945
20th century
Notes:
An untitled part is noted on the verso of the short score in Folder A. 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, torn.
There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 401.
Summary:
2 parts and an indefinite number of scores
I can't begin to tell you is contained in two folders consisting of 1 published two page piano vocal score, 1 four page short score and 2 parts in C Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (BS, Whaley?).
Folder A contains scores. Piano vocal score lyrics begin "I never have a dream, that I don't see you in it ...". Short score indicates parts for 3 saxes, bass clarinet, Carney.
Folder B contains parts for 1 trumpet - Cat; 1 trombone - Tricky. -- 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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