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Whole wide world [music]

Physical description:
1 manuscript, 32 cm
2 copy scores, 32 cm
Type:
Manuscripts
Copy scores
Music
Parts (musical)
Short scores
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
20th century
Notes:
Parts for "They told me" are noted on the verso of these parts. An untitled short score, a piano vocal score for "Yes indeed," a part for "Go down Moses," a lead sheet for "Why," and an untitled piano conductor score are also contained in this folder. Items appear to be part of a set listed by Whaley on the verso of the untitled 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 parts and 1 score
Whole wide world is contained in one folder consisting of 1 two page short score and 2 parts in D Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (Whaley, other?).
Short score does not indicate instrumentation. Score appears to be for rhythm instruments (bass/guitar?) as it gives only chord symbols. Parts for bass, guitar. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
Topic:
Music
See more items in:
Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
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