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Love letters [music]

Composer:
Young, Victor
Lyricist:
Heyman, Edward
Physical description:
2 conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 31 cm
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
2 copy scores, 32 cm
2 manuscripts, 32 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Piano vocal scores
Published sheet music
Short scores
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
1945
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, brittle.
There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 360.
Summary:
4 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Love letters is contained in one folder consisting of 2 published two page piano vocal scores in D Major concert, and 1 four page short score and 4 parts in F Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (BS, Whaley?).
Piano vocal score lyrics begin "The sky may be starless, the night may be moonless ...". Short score does not indicate instrumentation and appears to be incomplete. Parts for 2 trumpets - Scad, Cat; 2 trombones - Jones, Tricky. -- 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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