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Lonely co-ed [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Strayhorn, Billy (William Thomas) 1915-1967
Leslie, Edgar
Physical description:
3 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm
1 part (photocopy), 31 cm
Type:
Holographs
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Piano vocal scores
Short scores
Manuscripts
Place:
United States
Date:
1930
1981
20th century
Notes:
A short score for "Black beauty" is noted on the verso of the short score in Folder A. 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.
Folder B from the Presentation Album, vol. E.
Summary:
2 parts and an indefinite number of scores.
Lonely co-ed is contained in two folders consisting of 1 two page short score and 2 parts in Ab Major concert, and 1 two page piano vocal score in F Major concert -- in pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (DE, BS?).
Folder A contains short score and parts. Short score indicates parts for sax, baritone. Parts for 1 trumpet - Rex; 1 bass - Taylor.
Folder B contains piano vocal score. Lyrics begin "I'm thru with college 'cause it's done me wrong ...".
Folder A 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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