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Puttin' on the Ritz [music]

Composer:
Berlin, Irving 1888-
Physical description:
1 conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 31 cm
2 copy scores, 32 cm
1 manuscript, 36 cm
Type:
Conductor scores
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Piano conductor scores
Piano vocal scores
Published sheet music
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
1929
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, brittle.
Summary:
1 part and an indefinite number of scores
Puttin' on the Ritz is contained in two folders consisting of 1 published three page piano vocal score in f minor concert, and 1 four page piano conductor score, 1 seventeen page conductor score and 1 part in g minor concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Folder A contains piano vocal score, piano conductor score and part. Piano vocal score lyrics begin "Have you seen the well-to-do, up and down Park Avenue ...". Piano conductor score does not indicate instrumentation. Part for bass.
Folder B contains conductor score. Score indicates parts for bass, guitar, piano. -- 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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