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Sunny [music]

Arranger:
Hampton, Ralph E
Physical description:
21 copy scores, 33 cm
11 copy scores, 32 cm
2 parts (photocopies), 32 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
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, torn, tape.
Folder A and Folder B, grouping ii from the Mercer Ellington Library. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 119.
Summary:
34 parts
Sunny is contained in two folders consisting of 17 parts in F Major concert (?) and 17 parts in C Major concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (Yocum, other?).
Folder A contains parts in F Major (?) for 4 reeds - alto 1, alto 2, tenor 1 (2), baritone; 3 trumpets - 2 (2), 3, 4; 4 trombones - 1, 2, 3, 4; bass; drums; guitar; piano.
Folder B contains parts in C Major in 2 groupings -- (i) Parts for 5 reeds - alto 1, alto 2, tenor 3, tenor 4, baritone; 3 trumpets - 1, 2, 4 (2); 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3; bass (2); voice. Lyrics begin "Sunny yesterday my life was filled with rain ...". -- (ii) Parts for 2 trumpets - 3, 4.
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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