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Sidewalks of New York, The [music]

Composer:
Lawlor, Charles B
Blake, James W
Physical description:
19 manuscripts, 32 cm
6 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm
2 copy scores, 32 cm
1 copy score, 31 cm
1 manuscript, 24 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Holographs
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, worn, torn.
Unsigned Strayhorn composition.
Statement of responsibility taken from The Great Song Thesaurus, by Roger Lax and Frederick Smith. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 132.
Summary:
29 parts
The sidewalks of New York is contained in one folder consisting of 8 parts in G Major concert, and 21 parts in Db Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (BS, Tizol, Whaley, other?).
Parts for 3 reeds - Otto (4), Barney (3), Ben (3); 3 trumpets - Wallace (3), Rex (4), Cooty (2); 3 trombones - Tricky (2), Tizol (3), Brown (3); bass (2). Multiple parts may reflect different arrangements of the piece. Parts in G Major subtitled "Intro." -- 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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