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Morning glory [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Lyricist:
Raskin, Milton
Physical description:
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
1 part (photocopy), 32 cm
13 copy scores, 32 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Holographs
Lead sheet
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Short scores
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
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.
Short score in Folder A from the Presentation Album, vol. S, p. 11. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 169.
Summary:
14 parts and 1 score
Morning glory is contained in two folders consisting of 1 four page short score and 13 parts in Db Major concert, and 1 lead sheet in C Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (DE, Whaley, Tizol?).
Folder A contains short score and lead sheet. Short score indicates parts for Willie, soprano, alto, tenor, baritone, trumpets, trombones. Lead sheet for voice. Lyrics begin "I get the saddest kind of feelin' ...".
Folder B contains parts for 5 reeds - Willie, alto, tenor 1, tenor 2, baritone; 4 trumpets - 1, 2, Baker, Rex; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3; bass. -- Lead sheet in Folder A and Folder B from the Duke Ellington Library.
Topic:
Music
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Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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