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It's love I'm in [music]

Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Cottrell, Bill
Physical description:
17 copy scores, 32 cm
1 manuscript, 32 cm
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 31 cm
Copy scores
Parts (musical)
Piano vocal scores
Short 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.
Folder B from the Presentation Album, vol. D. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 207.
17 parts and an indefinite number of scores
It's love I'm in is contained in three folders consisting of 1 three page short score, 1 two page piano vocal score and 17 parts in Bb Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (BS, Whaley?).
Folder A contains parts for 5 reeds - Rab, Procope, Sears, Jimmy, Carney; 5 trumpets - Ray, Williams, Baker, Scad, Dud; 3 trombones - Jones, Tyree, Brown; bass; guitar; piano.
Folder B contains part for piano.
Folder C contains short score and piano vocal score. Short score indicates parts for Rab, 4 saxes, Carney, Ray, 3 trumpets, Lawrence. Piano vocal score does not include lyrics.
Folders A & C from the Duke Ellington Library.
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Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
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