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Pretty and the wolf [music]

Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Hamilton, Jimmy
Physical description:
3 copy scores, 32 cm
1 manuscript, 32 cm
3 parts (photocopies), 28 cm
Conductor scores
Copy scores
Parts (musical)
Piano vocal scores
United States
20th century
Lyric sheet (photocopy) is originally noted on the verso of "Harlem." 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.
5 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Pretty and the wolf is contained in one folder consisting of 1 three page conductor score, 1 six page piano vocal score and 4 parts in Bb Major concert, and 1 lyric sheet -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (Whaley, Hamilton?).
Conductor score indicates parts for clarinet 1, clarinet 2, bass clarinet. Piano vocal score lyrics begin "Once upon a time, there came to the city ...". Parts for 3 reeds - clarinet 1 (2), clarinet 2, bass clarinet. Lyric sheet begins as above. -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.
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Ruth Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 3) 1940-1991
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