Smithsonian Institution

Search Results

Collections Search Center
1 documents - page 1 of 1

I'm in a happy frame of mind [music]

Composer:
Bloom, Rube 1902-1976
Lyricist:
Parish, Mitchell
Arranger:
Hudson, Will
Physical description:
2 copy scores, 32 cm
1 manuscript, 32 cm
1 conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 31 cm
Type:
Conductor scores
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Piano conductor scores
Piano vocal scores
Published sheet music
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
1938
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: worn, stained.
Summary:
2 parts and an indefinite number of scores
I'm in a happy frame of mind is contained in one folder consisting of 1 two page conductor score in Ab Major concert, and 1 published three page piano vocal score, 1 one page piano conductor score, and 2 parts in C Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (Whaley, other?).
Conductor score in Ab Major does not indicate instrumentation. Score appears incomplete. Piano vocal score lyrics begin "Life's a road I travelled merrily ...". Piano conductor score does not indicate instrumentation and appears incomplete. Score includes lyrics. Lyrics begin "I haven't got a dime, not a worry ...". Parts for 1 trumpet - 2; 1 trombone - 1. Parts incorporate a published arrangement. -- 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

Modify Your Search






or


Narrow By
  • Archival materials
  • Manuscripts
  • Music
  • Music parts
  • Scores
  • Sheet music
  • Archival materials
  • Manuscripts
  • Music
  • Music parts
  • Scores
  • Sheet music
  • Music
  • Bloom, Rube
  • Hudson, Will
  • Parish, Mitchell
  • Bloom, Rube
  • Hudson, Will
  • Parish, Mitchell
  • United States
Filter results to a specific time period.
  • 1900s
  • 1910s
  • 1920s
  • 1930s
  • 1940s
  • 1950s
  • 1960s
  • 1970s
  • 1980s
  • 1990s
  • Archives Center - NMAH