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Love you madly [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Arranger:
Henderson, Luther
Physical description:
5 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm
75 copy scores, 32 cm
11 manuscripts, 32 cm
14 parts (photocopies), 32 cm
2 copy scores, 31 cm
6 parts (photocopies), 28 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Piano vocal scores
Short scores
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
20th century
Notes:
A part for "Book" is noted on the verso of a part in C Major for unidentified instrument, Folder B, grouping ii. Parts for "C. jam" are noted on the verso of the parts in Folder D, grouping iii. A part for "Blossom" is noted on the verso of the bass part in Folder D, grouping v. 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 F from the Presentation Album, vol. E. Remaining items from the Mercer Ellington Library.
Summary:
108 parts and an indefinite number of scores.
Love you madly is contained in seven folders consisting of 1 part in Db Major concert, 1 one page short score and 65 parts in Eb Major concert, 22 parts in Bb Major concert, 2 three page piano vocal scores, 1 two page piano vocal score and 2 parts in F Major concert, 1 three page short score and 17 parts in C Major concert, and 1 part in an unknown key -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (DE, BS, Whaley, Benjamin, Mullins, Sanders, Tizol, Tunney, others?).
Folder A contains items in 3 groupings -- (i) One page short score in Eb Major. Short score indicates parts for tenor, baritone. -- (ii) Three page piano vocal score. Lyrics begin "Love you madly, right or wrong ...". -- (iii) Parts in Eb Major for 1 reed - Paul; trumpet; piano. Piano part appears incomplete.
Folder B contains items in 2 groupings -- (i) Part in Eb Major for 1 reed - baritone. Part in Bb Major for 1 trombone - 1. Part appears incomplete. -- (ii) Parts in Bb Major for 5 reeds - alto 1, alto 3, clarinet, sax, baritone; 1 trumpet - Nance; 2 trombone - 2, 3; bass. Parts in Eb Major for 1 reed - tenor; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3; bass. Parts in F Major for 1 reed - Rab; 1 trombone - 4. Part in C Major for unidentified treble instrument. Part in an unknown key for unidentified instrument. Part appears incomplete.
Folder C contains three page short score and parts in C Major. Short score indicates parts for Rab, sax, baritone, trumpets, bass. 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.
Folder D contains items in 4 groupings -- (i) Parts in Eb Major for 5 reeds - Rab, Procope, Paul, Hamilton, Carney; 3 trumpets - Cook, Mullens, Andres; 1 trombone - Britt; 1 bass - Woode. Parts in Eb Major for 1 reed - baritone; 1 trumpet - 4. Part in Db Major for 1 trombone - Buster. -- (ii) Parts in C Major for 1 reed - Proco; 1 trumpet - 3; trombone. -- (iii) Parts in Eb Major for 2 trumpets - Terry, Baker; 2 trombone - Britt, Butter. -- (iv) Part in Bb Major for 1 trombone - 1. -- (v) Parts in Eb Major for 3 reeds - Pro, Porter, Paul; 4 trumpets - Nance, Cat, Terry, Cook; 2 trombones - Britt, Tizol; bass.
Folder E contains items in 3 groupings -- (i) Parts in Eb Major for 5 reeds - alto 1 (2), Proco (2), Ash (2), Paul (2), baritone; 4 trumpets - 1 (2), 2 (2), 3 (2), 4; 3 trombones - 1 (2), 2 (2), 3 (2); bass (2). -- (ii) 1 reed - Hamilton; 1 trumpet - Ray; 2 trombones - Gee (2), Britt (2). -- (iii) Parts in Bb Major for 4 reeds - alto 1, alto 3, tenor 2, tenor 4; 4 trumpets - 1, 2, 3, 4; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3.
Folder E contains two page piano vocal score. Lyrics as above.
Folder G contains three page piano vocal score. Lyrics as above.
Folder A, grouping ii, Folder B, Folder C, Folder D, grouping iv, and Folder G 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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