Smithsonian Institution

Search Results

Collections Search Center
1 documents - page 1 of 1

East St. Louis toodle-o [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Miley, Bubber
Physical description:
3 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm
4 parts (photocopies), 28 cm
Type:
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Photocopies
Short scores
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
20th century
Notes:
A part for "Symphony in black" is noted on the bottom of some of these short scores. 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.
Unsigned Ellington-Strayhorn composition.
Statement of responsibility taken from Popular Music, 1920-1979, ed. Nat Shapiro.
Summary:
7 scores
East St. Louis toodle-o is contained in one folder consisting of 7 one page short scores in f minor concert -- in pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hand (DE?).
2 short scores indicate parts for baritone, bass, tuba. Remaining scores do not indicate instrumentation. All scores appear 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

Modify Your Search






or


Narrow By
  • Archival materials
  • Holographs (autographs)
  • Manuscripts
  • Music
  • Photocopies
  • Short scores
  • Archival materials
  • Holographs (autographs)
  • Manuscripts
  • Music
  • Photocopies
  • Short scores
  • Music
  • Ellington, Duke
  • Miley, Bubber
  • Ellington, Duke
  • Miley, Bubber
  • United States
Filter results to a specific time period.
  • 1900s
  • 1910s
  • 1920s
  • 1930s
  • 1940s
  • 1950s
  • 1960s
  • 1970s
  • 1980s
  • 1990s
  • Archives Center - NMAH