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On the Atchison, Topeka and the Santa Fe [music]

Composer:
Warren, Harry 1893-1981
Lyricist:
Mercer, Johnny 1909-1976
Physical description:
1 conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 31 cm
7 copy scores, 32 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Piano vocal scores
Published sheet music
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
1945
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.
There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 367.
Summary:
7 parts and 1 score
On the Atchison, Topeka and the Santa Fe is contained in one folder consisting of 1 published three page piano vocal score and 7 parts in C Major concert -- in ink -- in unidentified hands (Whaley, other?).
Items in 4 groupings -- (i) Piano vocal score. Piano vocal score lyrics begin "Do yuh hear that whistle down the line? ...". -- (ii) Parts for 1 trumpet - Cat; 1 trombone - Tricky. -- (iii) Parts for 1 reed - tenor 1; piano. -- (iv) Parts for 3 reeds - tenor 1, tenor 2, baritone. -- 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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