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Too cheap to park your car outside [music]

Composer:
Green, Jan
Physical description:
1 part (photocopy), 32 cm
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 31 cm
6 copy scores, 32 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Holographs
Lead sheet
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Short 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, brittle.
Summary:
7 parts and 1 score
Too cheap to park your car outside is contained in one folder consisting of 1 lead sheet, 1 two page short score and 6 parts in C Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (BS, Whaley, other?).
Lead sheet for voice. Lyrics begin "Went walkin' with my steady date who clattered like the southbound freight ...". Short score indicates part for bass trombone. Parts for 2 reeds - alto, baritone; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3; bass. -- 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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