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Toot toot tootsie [music]

Kahn, Gus
Erdman, Ernie
Fiorito, Ted
King, Robert A
Physical description:
1 manuscript, 36 cm
1 manuscript, 32 cm
Conductor scores
Piano conductor scores
United States
20th century
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, brittle.
Unsigned Strayhorn composition.
Statement of responsibility taken from Popular Music, 1920-1979, ed. Nat Shapiro.
2 scores
Toot toot tootsie is contained in one folder consisting of 1 two page piano conductor score and 1 ten page conductor score in Eb Major concert -- in pencil -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Piano conductor score does not indicate instrumentation and appears incomplete. Score includes partial lyrics beginning "They say well look for the mail ...". Conductor score indicates parts for 4 saxes, 2 trumpets, trombones, bass, voice. Score does not include lyrics. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
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Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
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