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I love you [music]

Physical description:
1 manuscript, 31 cm
4 copy scores, 32 cm
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
Conductor scores
Copy scores
Parts (musical)
Piano vocal scores
United States
20th century
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, brittle.
4 parts and an indefinite number of scores
I love you is contained in two folders consisting of 1 one page conductor score and 1 two page piano vocal score in C Major concert, and 4 parts in D Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (BS, Whaley?).
Folder A contains conductor score and parts. Conductor score indicates parts for 3 saxes, 2 trumpets, bass, piano. Score appears incomplete. Score subtitled "Intro." Parts for 3 reeds - alto 1, tenor, tenor 2; trumpet 2.
Folder B contains piano vocal score. Piano vocal score lyrics begin "When you're away it's easy to say I love you ...". -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
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Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
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