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Put yourself in my place, baby [music]

Carmichael, Hoagy
Laine, Frankie
Physical description:
1 part (photocopy), 33 cm
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
16 copy scores, 32 cm
Copy scores
Parts (musical)
Piano vocal scores
Short scores
United States
20th century
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: worn, torn, stained.
There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 272.
16 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Put yourself in my place, baby is contained in one folder consisting of 1 three page piano vocal score, 1 four page short score and 13 parts in Eb Major concert, and 3 parts in Bb Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (BS, Whaley, other?).
Piano vocal score lyrics begin "Put yourself in my place, baby, and try to understand the way I feel ...". Short score indicates parts for 4 saxes, Baker. Parts in Eb Major for 5 reeds - Rab, Procope, Jimmy, Sears, Carney; 4 trumpets - Baker, Scad, Ray, Francis; 3 trombones - Brown, Jones, Tyree; guitar. Parts in Bb Major for 2 reeds - Rab, Carney; 1 tormbone - Tizol. Part for Rab appears incomplete. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
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Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
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