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My heart tells me [music]

Composer:
Warren, Harry 1893-1981
Lyricist:
Gordon, Mack 1904-1959
Physical description:
5 copy scores, 32 cm
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
1 part (photocopy), 28 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
20th century
Notes:
Part for Skippy in grouping i (photocopy) is originally noted on the verso of a part for "Nylons." A part for "Nylons" is noted on the verso of Jimmie's part in grouping i. 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.
Unsigned Strayhorn composition.
Statement of responsibility taken from Popular Music, 1920-1979, ed. Nat Shapiro. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 340.
Summary:
7 parts
My heart tells me is contained in one folder consisting of 6 parts in C Major concert, and 1 part in Db Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (BS, Tizol?).
Parts in 2 groupings -- (i) Parts in C Major for 3 reeds - Johnny, Skippy, Jimmie; 2 trumpets - Taft, Baker; 1 trombone - Tizol. -- (ii) Part in Db Major for 1 trumpet - Rex. -- 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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