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What's the reason I'm not pleasin' you [music]

Composer:
Tomlin, Truman
Hatch, Earl
Lyricist:
Poe, Coy
Grier, Jimmie
Physical description:
2 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm
1 manuscript, 32 cm
Type:
Manuscripts
Holographs
Music
Parts (musical)
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: worn, stained.
Unsigned Strayhorn composition.
Statement of responsibility taken from Popular Music, 1920-1979, ed. Nat Shapiro.
Summary:
1 part and an indefinite number of scores
What's the reason I'm not pleasin' you is contained in one folder consisting of 1 two page short score and 1 part in Eb Major concert and 1 two page short score in F Major concert -- in pencil -- in unidentified hands (DE, Tizol?).
Short score in Eb Major indicates parts for soprano, altos, trumpets, trombone, organ. Part in Eb Major for 1 reed - Barney. Short score in F Major indicates parts for clarinet, alto, trumpets, trombone. Score appears incomplete. -- 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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