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Lover man [music]

Composer:
Davis, Jimmy
Ramirez, Roger
Sherman, Jimmy
Physical description:
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
1 conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 31 cm
11 copy scores, 32 cm
8 parts (photocopies), 32 cm
4 parts (photocopies), 28 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Piano vocal scores
Published sheet music
Short scores
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
1942
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, torn, tape.
Folder B, grouping iv from the Mercer Ellington Library. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 176.
Summary:
23 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Lover man is contained in two folders consisting of 1 three page short score and 10 parts in g minor concert, 1 published three page piano vocal score in d minor concert, and 13 parts in bb minor concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (BS, Whaley?).
Folder A contains short score. Short score indicates parts for clarinet, 5 saxes, 2 trumpets.
Folder B contains items in 4 groupings -- (i) Published piano vocal score. Lyrics begin "I don't wish for riches, I'll not take that chance ...". -- (ii) Parts in g minor for 4 reeds - Rab, Proc, Sears, Carney; 3 trumpets - Williams, Cat, Scad; 3 trombones - Jones, Brown, Paris. -- (iii) Parts in bb minor for 1 trumpet - 1; 1 trombone - 1. -- (iv) Parts in bb minor for 4 reeds - alto 1, alto 3, tenor 4, baritone; 3 trumpets - 2, 3, 4; 2 trombones - 2 (2), 3; bass. -- All items except Folder B, grouping iv 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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