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Someday, somewhere [music]

Composer:
Brooks, Joan
Segal, Jack
Miles, Dick
Physical description:
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 33 cm
1 manuscript, 32 cm
25 copy scores, 32 cm
12 copy scores, 31 cm
1 conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 29 cm
1 part (photocopy), 28 cm
Type:
Conductor scores
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Piano conductor scores
Piano vocal scores
Published sheet music
Short scores
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
1944
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.
Folder B, grouping i from the Mercer Ellington Library. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 36.
Summary:
37 parts and an indefinite number of scores.
Someday, somewhere is contained in four folders consisting of 1 one page short score, 1 published three page piano vocal score and 13 parts in F Major concert, 14 parts in Bb Major concert, 1 six page conductor score in Eb Major concert, and 1 four page piano conductor score and 10 parts in Ab Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (DE, Whaley, other?).
Folder A contains one page short score. Short score indicates parts for sax, baritone, trumpets, bass trombone.
Folder B contains parts in F Major in 2 groupings -- (i) Part for 1 trombone - Lawrence. -- (ii) Parts for 5 reeds - Johnny, Procope, Ashby, Paul, Harry; 4 trumpets - Cat, Mercer, Cook, Cootie; 3 trombones - Buster, Chuck, Lawrence.
Folder C contains piano vocal score and conductor score. Piano vocal score lyrics begin "It's been heavenly tell me, will I see lovelight in your eyes ...". Conductor score indicates parts for 2 altos, 2 tenors, baritone, 3 trumpets, 2 trombones, bass.
Folder D contains items in 2 groupings -- (i) Parts in Bb Major for 5 reeds - Rabbit, Otto, Jimmy, Skippy, Carney; 4 trumpets - Taft, Scad, Rex, Ray; 3 trombones - Tricky, Brown, Jones; bass; guitar. -- (ii) Piano conductor score and parts in Ab Major. Piano conductor score does not indicate instrumentation. Parts for 4 reeds - alto, Ben, tenor, baritone; 2 trumpets - 1, 2; trombone; bass; drums; guitar. -- All items except Folder B, grouping i 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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