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Portrait of my love [music]

Composer:
Ornadel, Cyril
Lyricist:
West, David
Physical description:
1 conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 31 cm
1 manuscript, 23 cm
1 manuscript, 32 cm
9 copy scores, 32 cm
Type:
Conductor scores
Copy scores
Music
Parts (musical)
Piano vocal scores
Published sheet music
Short scores
Manuscripts
Sheet music
Place:
United States
Date:
1961
20th century
1960-1970
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.
There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 4.
Summary:
9 parts and an indefinite number of scores.
Portrait of my love is contained in one folder consisting of 1 published two page piano vocal score in C Major concert, and 1 eight page short score, 1 eight page conductor score and 9 parts in Db Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (ME, Whaley?).
Piano vocal score lyrics begin "There could never be a portrait of my love ...". Short score indicates parts for reeds, trumpets, trombones, bass, drums, voice. Lyrics begin as above. Conductor score indicates parts for alto, 2 tenors, baritone, 3 trumpets, 2 trombones, bass, voice. Score does not include lyrics. Parts for 3 reeds - alto, tenor, baritone; 3 trumpets - 1, 2, 3; trombone; bass; piano. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
Topic:
Music
See more items in:
Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
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