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Alexander's ragtime band [music]

Composer:
Berlin, Irving 1888-
Physical description:
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
Type:
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Short scores
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
20th century
Notes:
A short score for an untitled piece is noted on the verso of this piece. 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.
Unsigned Strayhorn composition.
Statement of responsibility taken from The Great Song Thesaurus, by Roger Lax and Frederick Smith.
Summary:
1 score
Alexander's ragtime band is contained in one folder consisting of 1 one page short score in Bb Major concert -- in pencil -- in unidentified hand (DE?).
Short score indicates parts for saxes, clarinet, baritone, Tizol. Short score appears incomplete. -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.
Topic:
Music
See more items in:
Ruth Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 3) 1940-1991
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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