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Someone [music]

Heywood, Donald
Physical description:
3 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm
1 manuscript, 32 cm
7 copy scores, 32 cm
Copy scores
Parts (musical)
Piano vocal scores
Short scores
United States
20th century
A piano vocal score for "I" is noted on the verso of the short score in Folder A. 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, stained, torn, tape.
Folder A from the Presentation Album, vol. U, p. 37. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 11.
8 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Someone is contained in two folders consisting of 1 five page short score and 8 parts in Ab Major concert, and 2 three page piano vocal scores in F Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (DE, BS, Whaley?).
Folder A contains short score. Short score indicates parts for Rab, baritone, Ray, trumpets, Brown, trombones. Folder B contains items in 3 groupings -- (i) Piano vocal scores. Manuscript score does not include lyrics. Copy score lyrics begin "Someone saw you standing alone, saw you as in dreams ...". -- (ii) Parts for 4 reeds - Hodges, Toby, Sears, Carney; 2 trombones - Tricky, Jones. -- (iii) Parts for 1 trumpet - Wallace; 1 trombone - Tricky.
Folder B from the Duke Ellington Library.
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Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
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