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Love is like a cigarette [music]

Composer:
Kent, Walter
Lyricist:
Jerome, Richard
Physical description:
1 part (photocopy), 28 cm
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
3 manuscripts, 32 cm
Type:
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Piano vocal scores
Short scores
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
20th century
Other title:
Love cigarette
Like a cigarette
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, worn.
Copyright restrictions. Consult Archives Center staff. Paul Ellington, executor, is represented by Richard J.J. Scarola, Scarola Eillis LLP, 888 Seventh Avenue, 45th Floor, New York, N.Y. 10106. Telephone (212) 757-0007 x 235, Facsimile (212) 757-0469; E-Mail: rjjs@selaw.com; www.selaw.com; www.ourlawfirm.com.
Grouping i from DeVincent Collection, box 499.
Summary:
3 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Love is like a cigarette is contained in one folder consisting of 1 two page piano vocal score, 1 five page short score and 3 parts in C Major concert -- in pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (DE, Tizol?).
Items in 3 groupings -- (i) Piano vocal score. Lyrics begin "What is love, you called it heaven above ...". -- (ii) Short score. Score indicates parts for saxes, trumpets, trombones. -- (iii) Parts for 1 trumpet - Cooty; 1 trombone - Browne; bass. -- Groupings ii and iii from the Duke Ellington Library.
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of American History : Archives Center. P.O. Box 37012, Suite 1100, MRC 601, Constitution Ave., between 12th and 14th Sts., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20013-7012. Call 202-633-3270 for appointment. Fax: 202-786-2453
Topic:
Music
See more items in:
Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_169248

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