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Sky fell down, The [music]

Composer:
Alter, Louis
Lyricist:
Heyman, Edward
Physical description:
2 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm
Type:
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Short scores
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
20th century
Other title:
The sky fell down
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.
Unsigned Strayhorn composition.
Copyright restrictions. Consult Archives Center staff. Paul Ellington, executor, is represented by Richard J.J. Scarola, Scarola Eillis LLP, 888 Seventh Avenue, 45th Floor, New York, N.Y. 10106. Telephone (212) 757-0007 x 235, Facsimile (212) 757-0469; E-Mail: rjjs@selaw.com; www.selaw.com; www.ourlawfirm.com.
Statement of responsibility taken from Popular Music, 1920-1979, ed. Nat Shapiro.
Summary:
2 scores
The sky fell down is contained in one folder consisting of 1 three page short score and 1 four page short score in Ab Major concert -- in pencil -- in unidentified hands (DE, BS?).
Three page short score indicates parts for Rab, Paul, baritone. Short socre appears incomplete. Four page short score indicates parts for Jim, 3 saxes, baritone, Ray. -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of American History : Archives Center. P.O. Box 37012, Suite 1100, MRC 601, Constitution Ave., between 12th and 14th Sts., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20013-7012. Call 202-633-3270 for appointment. Fax: 202-786-2453
Topic:
Music
See more items in:
Ruth Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 3) 1940-1991
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_171765

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