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Strange as it seems [music]

Composer:
Waller, Fats 1904-1943
Lyricist:
Razaf, Andy
Physical description:
2 manuscripts, 32 cm
1 manuscript, 16 cm
Type:
Manuscripts
Lead sheet
Music
Parts (musical)
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
20th century
Notes:
A lead sheet for "Grandeur" is noted on the verso of this lead sheet. 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, torn.
Unsigned Strayhorn composition.
Statement of responsibility taken from Popular Music, 1920-1979, ed. Nat Shapiro.
Summary:
3 parts
Strange as it seems is contained in one folder consisting of 1 lead sheet in F Major concert, and 2 parts in Db Major concert -- in pencil -- in unidentified hands (ME, Tizol?).
Lead sheet for unidentified instrument. Lead sheet appears incomplete. Parts for 1 trumpet - Rex; 1 trombone - Tricky. -- from the Duike Ellington Library.
Topic:
Music
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Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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