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Lord's prayer, The [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Physical description:
16 parts (photocopies), 36 cm
11 parts (photocopies), 32 cm
3 copy scores, 32 cm
1 part (photocopy), 31 cm
5 copy scores, 31 cm
2 copy scores, 30 cm
10 parts (photocopies), 28 cm
1 manuscript, 27 cm
Type:
Manuscripts
Copy scores
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Piano conductor scores
Piano vocal 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, torn, brittle, tape.
Copyright by Tempo Music, Inc.
Summary:
43 parts and an indefinite number of scores
The Lord's prayer is contained in three of twenty two folders for "Sacred concert I" consisting of 1 three page short score, 1 one page short score and 11 parts in C Major concert, 1 one page piano conductor score and 31 parts in Eb Major concert, 1 four page short score in Db Major concert, 2 two page piano vocal scores in G Major concert, and 1 part in Bb Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands.
Folder A contains parts in C Major for 2 reeds - clarinet, baritone; 3 trumpets - 1, 3, 4; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3 (2); drums.
Folder B contains piano conductor score and parts in Eb Major. Piano conductor score indicates parts for saxes, trumpets, rhythm, voice. Lyrics begin "Lord I'm way down here ...". Parts for 5 reeds - alto 1 (2), alto 2 (2), tenor 1 (2), tenor 2 (2), baritone (2); 4 trumpets - 1 (2), 2 (2), 3 (2), 4 (2); 3 trombones - 1 (2), 2 (2), 3 (2); bass (2); drums (2); piano (3).
Folder C contains items in 5 groupings -- (i) Short scores in C Major. Short score does not indicate instrumentation. Short score includes lyrics. Lyrics begin "Our Father which art in heaven ...". One page short score does not indicate instrumentation. Short score includes lyrics. Lyrics begin "Trespasses as we forgive those ...". Short score appears incomplete. -- (ii) Short score in Db Major. Short socre indicates parts for voices - sopranos, altos, tenors, baritone/bass. Short score includes lyrics. Lyrics begin as above. -- (iii) 2 piano vocal scores in G Major. Piano vocal scores lyrics begin Lord, I'm way down here ...". -- (iv) Part in C Major for unidentified treble instrument. -- (v) Part in Bb Major for 1 trombone - 1. -- 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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