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Mighty like the blues [music]

Composer:
Feather, Leonard
Physical description:
1 part (photocopy), 28 cm
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
1 manuscript, 32 cm
1 copy score, 32 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Piano vocal scores
Short scores
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
1938
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, tape.
Part for Carney in Folder B from the Mercer Ellington Library.
Summary:
2 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Mighty like the blues is contained in two folders consisting of 1 two page piano vocal score and 1 part in F Major concert, and 1 four page short score and 1 part in Ab Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in identified hand (Parker) and unidentified hands (DE, Tizol?).
Folder A contains scores. Piano vocal score lyrics begin "What is this strange sensation that's come over me ...". Short score indicates parts for clarinet, altos, baritone, trumpets, trombones, bass.
Folder B contains parts. Part in F Major for 1 reed - Carney. Part in Ab Major for 1 reed - Barney.
Folder A and part for Barney in Folder B 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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