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New shoes [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Physical description:
1 copy score, 32 cm
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
2 parts (photocopies), 32 cm
1 part (photocopy), 28 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Photocopies
Piano vocal scores
Short scores
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
20th century
Notes:
A short score for an untitled piece is noted on the verso of the holograph piano vocal 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, worn, tape.
Summary:
5 scores
New shoes is contained in one folder consisting of 2 two page short score, 1 two page piano vocal score, and 2 one page piano vocal scores in C Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (DE, Whaley, other?).
Short scores do not indicate instrumentation. Photocopy piano vocal scores lyrics begin "New shoes, new shoes, they make the headline news ...". One page photocopy piano vocal score appears incomplete. One page holograph piano vocal score lyrics begin "Shooz, shooz ...". -- 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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