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It's a lonesome old town [music]

Composer:
Tobias, Harry
Kisco, Charles
Physical description:
2 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm
4 copy scores, 32 cm
1 conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 31 cm
1 conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 28 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Holographs
Lead sheet
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Piano vocal scores
Published sheet music
Short scores
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
1930
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, stained.
Summary:
5 parts and an indefinite number of scores
It's a lonesome old town is contained in one folder consisting of 1 three page short score, 1 one page short score and 4 parts in c minor concert, and 1 published four page piano vocal score and 1 publisehd lead sheet in g minor conert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (BS, Whaley?).
Three page short score indicates parts for 2 altos, Jim, Paul, clarinet, 3 trumpets. One page short score indicates part for 1 trombone - Chuck. One page short score appears incomplete. Parts for 1 reed - baritone; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3. Piano vocal socore in g minor lyrics begin "I just received your note ...". Lead sheet in g minor for voice. Lyrics begin "It's a lonesome old town when you're not around ...". -- 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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