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Taking a chance on love [music]

Composer:
Duke, Vernon 1903-1969
Latouche, John
Fetter, Ted
Physical description:
1 part (photocopy), 28 cm
7 copy scores, 32 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Lead sheet
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
20th century
Notes:
Lead sheet (photocopy) is originally noted on the verso of "Takes a good woman." 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, worn, tape.
Unsigned Strayhorn composition.
Parts are dated 1951/01/09. Statement of responsibility taken from Popular Music, 1920-1979, ed. Nat Shapiro.
Summary:
8 parts
Taking a chance on love is contained in one folder consisting of 1 lead sheet in c# minor concert, and 7 parts in d minor concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in identified hand (Randle) and unidentified hand.
Lead sheet for unidentified treble instrument. Parts for 5 reeds - alto 1, alto 3, tenor 2, tenor 4, baritone; 2 trombones - 1, 3. -- 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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