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Stars [music]

Composer:
Parker, Kaye
Physical description:
1 manuscript, 36 cm
12 copy scores, 32 cm
Type:
Manuscripts
Conductor scores
Copy scores
Music
Parts (musical)
Piano vocal scores
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, Wayne Shirley and Dr. Mark Tucker.
Condition: fair, tape, brittle.
Copyright restrictions. Consult Archives Center staff. Paul Ellington, executor, is represented by Richard J.J. Scarola, Scarola Eillis LLP, 888 Seventh Avenue, 45th Floor, New York, N.Y. 10106. Telephone (212) 757-0007 x 235, Facsimile (212) 757-0469; E-Mail: rjjs@selaw.com; www.selaw.com; www.ourlawfirm.com.
Summary:
11 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Stars is contained in one folder consisting of 1 seventeen page conductor score, 1 four page piano vocal score and 11 parts in Bb Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (Still, Brave?).
Conductor score indicates parts for flute, 2 clarinets, horn, celesta, trumpet, 3 violins, viola, cello, bass, drums, piano. Piano vocal score lyrics begin "Shadow time is stealing over land and sea ...". Parts for 3 reeds - flute, clarinet 1, clarinet 2; horn/celesta; 1 trumpet - 1; 3 violins - 1, 2, 3; viola; cello; bass. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of American History : Archives Center. P.O. Box 37012, Suite 1100, MRC 601, Constitution Ave., between 12th and 14th Sts., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20013-7012. Call 202-633-3270 for appointment. Fax: 202-786-2453
Topic:
Music
See more items in:
Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_170319

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