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When you wish upon a star [music]

Composer:
Harline, Leigh
Lyricist:
Washington, Ned
Physical description:
1 conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 31 cm
7 copy scores, 32 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Piano vocal scores
Published sheet music
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
1940
20th century
Notes:
This piece was featured in the Walt Disney motion picture "Pinocchio". 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
When you wish upon a star is contained in one folder consisting of 1 published three page piano vocal score in C Major concert, and 7 parts in Eb Major concert -- in ink -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Piano vocal score lyrics begin "When a star is born, they possess a gift or two ...". Parts for 3 reeds - alto 1, tenor, baritone; 2 trumpets - 1, 2; trombone; 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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