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You're just an old antidisestablishmentarianismist [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Lyricist:
George, Don
Physical description:
24 copy scores, 32 cm
1 manuscript, 32 cm
Type:
Manuscripts
Copy scores
Music
Parts (musical)
Piano vocal 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: fair, worn, torn, stained.
Folder A from the Presentation Album, vol. A, p. 7. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 112.
Summary:
23 parts and an indefinite number of scores
You're just an old antidisestablishmentarianismist is contained in two folders consisting of 1 three page piano vocal score, 1 two page piano vocal score and 23 parts in F Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (Sanders, Whaley?).
Folder A contains three page piano vocal score. Lyrics begin " You never want to be cuddled, you never want to be kissed ...".
Folder B contains items in 5 groupings -- (i) Part for 1 reed - Pro. -- (ii) Parts for 1 reed - Sears (2); 1 trombone - Tyree. -- (iii) Parts for 1 trumpet - Scad (2); 2 trombones - Tyree, Brown. -- (iv) Parts for 4 reeds - Proc, Rab, Carney (2); 4 trumpets - Williams (2), Ray, Baker (2), Dud (2); 1 trombone - Jones (2); bass; guitar. Multiple parts appear to reflect different arrangements of the piece. -- (v) Two page piano vocal score. Lyrics begin as above. Score appears incomplete.
Folder B 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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