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Nearness of you [music]

Composer:
Carmichael, Hoagy
Lyricist:
Washington, Ned
Physical description:
2 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm
2 copy scores, 32 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Piano vocal 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, tape.
Unsigned Strayhorn composition.
Statement of responsibility taken from Popular Music, 1920-1979, ed. Nat Shapiro.
Summary:
3 parts and 1 score
Nearness of you is contained in two folders consisting of 2 parts in C Major concert (?), and 1 three page piano vocal score and 1 part in F Major concert. -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (BS, Whaley?).
Folder A contains parts in C Major (?) for 1 reed - alto; 1 unidentified treble instrument.
Folder B contains piano vocal score and part in F Major. Piano vocal score lyrics begin "It's not the pale moon that excites me ...". Part for 1 reed - alto. -- 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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