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Skylark [music]

Composer:
Carmichael, Hoagy
Lyricist:
Mercer, Johnny 1909-1976
Physical description:
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
2 manuscripts, 32 cm
Type:
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
20th century
Notes:
Parts for "Walk," and "Rose" are also noted on the verso of some of the guitar part for "Somebody else is taking my place." 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, tape.
Unsigned Strayhorn composition.
Statement of repsonsibility taken from Popular Music, 1920-1979, ed. Nat Shapiro. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 33.
Summary:
3 parts
Skylark is contained in one folder consisting of 3 parts in Ab Major concert -- in pencil -- in unidentified hands (BS, Tizol?).
Parts for 2 trombones - Tricky, Brown; guitar. Parts are noted on the verso of parts for "Somebody else is taking my place." -- 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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