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You go to my head [music]

Composer:
Coots, J. Fred
Lyricist:
Gillespie, Haven
Physical description:
1 manuscript, 36 cm
4 manuscripts, 32 cm
1 copy score, 32 cm
1 conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 27 cm
Type:
Manuscripts
Conductor scores
Copy scores
Music
Parts (musical)
Published sheet music
Short scores
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
1938
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, tape, worn.
Summary:
3 parts and an indefinite number of scores
You go to my head is contained in two folders consisting of 1 nineteen page conductor score, 1 ten page conductor score, 1 six page short score, 1 three page short score, 1 published part and 1 part in Eb Major concert, and 1 lyric sheet -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (BS, Whaley?).
Folder A contains short scores, parts, ten page conductor score and lyric sheet. Six page short score indicates part for tenor. Three page short score indicates parts for 2 trumpets. Part for piano. Published part for 1 trumpet - 3. Conductor score indicates parts for 5 saxes, 4 trumpets, 4 trombones, violins, cellos, piano. Lyric sheet begins "You go to my head and you linger like a haunting refrain ...".
Folder B contains nineteen page conductor score. Score indicates parts for 5 reeds, 3 trumpets, 2 trombones, violin, guitar, cello, bass, piano, drums. -- 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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