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Serenade in blue [music]

Composer:
Warren, Harry 1893-1981
Lyricist:
Gordon, Mack 1904-1959
Physical description:
14 copy scores, 32 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Lead sheet
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
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.
Unsigned Strayhorn composition.
Statement of responsibility taken from Popular Music, 1920-1979, ed. Nat Shapiro.
Summary:
14 parts
Serenade in blue is contained in one folder consisting of 1 lead sheet and 13 parts in Eb Major concert -- in ink -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Lead sheet for unidentified treble instrument. Parts for 5 reeds - flute/alto 1, flute/alto 2, Rab, clarinet/tenor, clarinet/baritone; 2 trumpets - 1, 2; trombone; bass; drums; vibes; guitar; piano. -- 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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