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David danced [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Physical description:
2 parts (photocopies), 36 cm
8 parts (photocopies), 32 cm
1 copy score, 32 cm
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 31 cm
15 copy scores, 31 cm
1 copy score, 30 cm
10 parts (photocopies), 28 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Piano conductor scores
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: fair, worn, tape.
Copyright by Tempo Music, Inc.
Summary:
35 parts and an indefinite number of scores
David danced is contained in three of twenty two folders for "Sacred concert I" consisting of 1 eight page short score, 1 four page short score, 1 two page piano conductor score and 35 parts in Bb Major concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (DE, Whaley, others?).
Folder A contains short scores. Eight page short score does not indicate instrumentation. Short score includes lyrics. Lyrics begin "David up and danced, David danced before the Lord ...". Short score appears incomplete. Four page short score indicates parts for saxes, clarinet, 2 tenors, baritone, trumpets, trombones, piano. Short score appears incomplete.
Folder B contains parts in 3 groupings -- (i) Parts for 1 trumpet - Cootie; 1 trombone - 3 (2). -- (ii) Parts for 1 reed - alto 3 (2); 1 trumpet - 1; 1 trombone - 2. -- (iii) Parts for 3 trumpets - 1, 2, 4.
Folder C contains piano conductor score and parts. Piano conductor score indicates parts for saxes, clarinet, brass, trombones, rhythm. Parts for 5 reeds - alto 1 (2), alto 2, clarinet (2), tenor (2), baritone (2); 4 trumpets - 1 (3), 2, 3 (2), 4 (2); 3 trombones - 1 (2), 2 (2), 3; bass; drums (2). -- 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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