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I can't give you anything but love [music]

Composer:
McHugh, Jimmy
Lyricist:
Fields, Dorothy
Physical description:
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
22 copy scores, 32 cm
1 copy score, 24 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Short scores
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, torn.
Unsigned Strayhorn composition.
Statement of responsibility taken from Popular Music, 1920-1979, ed. Nat Shapiro. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 50.
Summary:
23 parts and 1 score
I can't give you anything but love is contained in two folders consisting of 1 three page short score and 11 parts in G Major concert and 12 parts in Ab Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (BS, Whaley, Henderson, Sanders?).
Folder A contains short score and parts in G Major. Short score indicates part for clarinet. Parts in 2 groupings -- (i) Part for bass. -- (ii) Parts for 4 reeds - alto 1, tenor 1, tenor 2, baritone; 3 trumpets - 1, 2, 3; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3.
Folder B contains parts in Ab Major for 4 reeds - Johnny, Jimmy, Paul, Carney; 4 trumpets - 1, 2, 3, 4; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3; 1 unidentified instrument. Part for unidentified instrument appears incomplete. -- 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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