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Time's a-wastin' [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Ellington, Mercer Kennedy (musician) 1919-1996
George, Don
Physical description:
1 conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 29 cm
10 copy scores, 32 cm
6 parts (photocopies), 32 cm
3 parts (photocopies), 28 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Piano vocal scores
Published sheet music
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
1945
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, brittle, tape.
Folder A from the Presentation Album, vol. G. Folder B, grouping i from the Mercer Ellington Library.
Summary:
19 parts and 1 score
Time's a-wastin' is contained in two folders consisting of 1 published two page piano vocal score and 19 parts in Eb Major concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in unidentified hand.
Folder A contains piano vocal score. Lyrics begin "Listen baby the time's a-wastin' ...".
Folder B contains parts in 2 groupings -- (i) Parts for 5 reeds - alto 1 (2), alto 2, tenor 1 (2), tenor 2 (2), baritone; 2 trumpets - 2, 4 (2); 3 trombones - 1, 2 (2), 3 (2). -- (ii) Parts for 1 reed - alto 2; 1 trumpet - 1; 1 trombone - 1.
Folder B, grouping ii from the Duke Ellington Library.
Topic:
Music
See more items in:
Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
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