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Ballin' the blues [music]

Physical description:
1 manuscript, 32 cm
Type:
Lead sheet
Manuscripts
Music
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
20th century
Notes:
Lead sheets for an untitled piece are also noted on the verso of the lead sheet for "Searsy's blues," Folder A. 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.
Summary:
1 part
Ballin' the blues is contained in one folder consisting of 1 lead sheet in G Major concert -- in pencil -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Lead sheet for voice. Lyrics begin "She wants to move, yes she wants to move out on me ...". Lead sheet is noted on the verso of a lead sheet for "Searsy's blues," Folder A. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
Topic:
Music
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Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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