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Two precious stones [music]

Physical description:
2 manuscripts, 32 cm
Type:
Manuscripts
Music
Short scores
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
20th century
Notes:
Parts for "Intro" are noted on the verso of the seven page short score. An untitled piano vocal score is also noted on the verso of the seven page short score. 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.
Summary:
2 scores
Two precious stones is contained in one folder consisting of 1 seven page short score and 1 five page short score in c minor concert -- in pencil -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Seven page short score indicates parts for voices - soprano, alto, tenor, solo baritone, baritone, bass. Lyrics begin "Two precious stones given to a prophet ...". Five page short score instrumentation and lyrics as above. -- 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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