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Father forgive [music]

Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Physical description:
1 part (photocopy), 44 cm
1 part (photocopy), 35 cm
1 part (photocopy), 32 cm
1 copy score, 32 cm
1 part (photocopy), 28 cm
Conductor scores
Copy scores
Parts (musical)
Piano vocal scores
United States
20th century
A program for "Sacred concert II" is also contained in this folder. 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, torn, brittle.
Copyright 1972 by Tempo Music, Inc.
2 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Father forgive is contained in one of forty eight folders for "Sacred concert II" consisting of 1 three page conductor score, 2 two page piano vocal scores, and 2 parts in Ab Major concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (Whaley, others?).
Conductor score indicates parts for voices - soprano, alto, tenor, bass. Lyrics begin "Father forgive the hatred which divides nation from nation ...". Piano vocal scores lyrics begin as above. Parts for 1 reed - clarinet 2; bass. -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.
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Ruth Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 3) 1940-1991
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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