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Sonnet in search of a moor, A [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Strayhorn, Billy (William Thomas) 1915-1967
Physical description:
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
1 copy score, 32 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Short scores
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
20th century
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: worn, tape.
Summary:
2 scores
A sonnet in search of a moor is contained in one of four folders for "Such sweet thunder" consisting of 1 three page short score and 1 two page short score in g minor concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (DE, Sanders?).
Two page short score does not indicate instrumentation and appears incomplete. Three page short score indicates parts for clarinets, bass clarinet, bass. -- 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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