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Trav'lin' all alone [music]

Composer:
Johnson, J.C
Physical description:
11 copy scores, 32 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Piano conductor 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.
Unsigned Strayhorn composition.
Statement of responsibility taken from Popular Music, 1920-1979, ed. Nat Shapiro. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 37.
Summary:
10 parts and 1 score
Trav'lin' all alone is contained in one folder consisting of 1 two page piano conductor score and 10 parts in e minor concert -- in ink -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Piano conductor score does not indicate instrumentation. Parts for voices - soprano 1, soprano 1a, soprano 2, alto 1, Helen, tenor 1, tenor 2 (2), baritone, bass. Lyrics begin "I'm so weary and all alone ...". -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
Topic:
Music
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Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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