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Lightly and politely [music]

Composer:
Berman, Lennie
Physical description:
1 manuscript, 36 cm
14 copy scores, 32 cm
Type:
Conductor scores
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
20th century
Notes:
Score bears an inscription from the composer to Ellington. 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.
Score bears a copyright date of 1941/05/17.
Summary:
14 parts and 1 score
Lightly and politely is contained in one folder consisting of 1 nineteen page conductor score in F Major concert, and 14 parts in Bb Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (Berman, Whaley?).
Conductor score indicates parts for 5 reeds - Otto, Johnny, Ben, Barney, Harry; 3 trumpets - 1, 2, 3; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3; bass; drums; guitar; piano. Parts for 5 reeds - alto 1, alto 3, tenor 2, tenor 4, baritone; 4 trumpets - 1, 2, 3, 4; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3; bass; drums. -- 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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