Smithsonian Institution

Search Results

Collections Search Center
1 documents - page 1 of 1

Scandalize my name [music]

Physical description:
1 manuscript, 35 cm
20 copy scores, 31 cm
Conductor scores
Copy scores
Parts (musical)
Piano conductor scores
Piano vocal 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: fair, brittle, tape.
There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 98.
18 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Scandalize my name is contained in one folder consisting of 1 sixteen page conductor score, 1 four page piano vocal score, 1 three page piano conductor score, and 18 parts in Ab Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in identified hands (Brave, Still).
Sixteen page conductor score indicates parts for flute, oboe, clarinet, 3 saxes, horns, 3 trumpets, drums, 3 violins, viola, cello, bass, guitar, piano. Piano vocal score lyrics begin "Saw my neighbor de other day, he said he was my pal ...". Piano conductor score indicates parts for sax, trumpets, violins. Parts for 6 reeds - flute, oboe, clarinet 1, alto 1, alto 2, tenor; horns; 3 trumpets - 1, 2, 3; 3 violins - 1, 2, 3; viola; cello; bass; drums; guitar. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
See more items in:
Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

Modify Your Search


Narrow By
  • Archival materials
  • Manuscripts (documents)
  • Music
  • Music parts
  • Scores
  • Archival materials
  • Manuscripts (documents)
  • Music
  • Music parts
  • Scores
  • Music
  • United States
Filter results to a specific time period.
  • 1900s
  • 1910s
  • 1920s
  • 1930s
  • 1940s
  • 1950s
  • 1960s
  • 1970s
  • 1980s
  • 1990s
  • Archives Center - NMAH