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Tonight I shall sleep [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Lyricist:
Ellington, Mercer Kennedy (musician) 1919-1996
Gordon, Irving
Physical description:
1 conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 31 cm
1 conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 30 cm
Type:
Manuscripts
Music
Piano vocal scores
Published sheet music
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
1943
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: fair, brittle.
Summary:
2 scores
Tonight I shall sleep is contained in one folder consisting of 2 published two page piano vocal scores in Eb Major concert -- in ink.
Piano vocal scores lyrics begin "I lost that uncertain feeling that filled me with so many qualms ...". -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.
Topic:
Sleep
Music
See more items in:
Ruth Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 3) 1940-1991
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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