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Indian summer [music]

Composer:
Herbert, Victor 1859-1924
Lyricist:
Dubin, Al
Physical description:
14 copy scores, 32 cm
7 parts (photocopies), 32 cm
7 parts (photocopies), 28 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
20th century
Notes:
Part for trombone in grouping i (photocopy) is originally noted on the verso of a part for "Brew." 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, tape, torn.
Unsigned Strayhorn composition.
Groupings ii & iii from the Mercer Ellington Library. Statement of responsibility taken from Popular Music, 1920-1979, ed. Nat Shapiro.
Summary:
28 parts
Indian summer is contained in one folder consisting of 4 parts in G Major concert and 24 parts in F Major concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (Yocum, Sanders?).
Parts in 4 groupings -- (i) Part in G Major for 1 trombone - Tizol. -- (ii) Parts in F Major for 4 reeds - alto 1 (2), alto 2, clarinet 3 (2); bass clarinet (2); 3 trumpets - 1, 3, 4 (2); 3 trombones - 1, 2 (2), 3 (2); bass. -- (iii) Part in F Major for bass. Part in G Major for bass. -- (iv) Parts in F Major for 2 reeds - alto 2, tenor 4; 2 trumpets - 1, 2; 1 trombone - 1; voice. Voice part lyrics begin "Summer, you old Indian summer ...". Parts in G Major for 1 trombone - Britt (2). -- All items except groupings ii & iii form the Duke Ellington Library.
Topic:
Music
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Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
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