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Freedom #7 [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Physical description:
2 copy scores, 32 cm
8 parts (photocopies), 28 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Lead sheet
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Piano vocal scores
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
1972
20th century
Notes:
A part for "Freedom" is also contained with this work. 2 lead sheets for "Freedom - word that you heard" from "Sacred concert II" are also contained with this work. 2 piano vocal scores for "Freedom - sweet, fat and that" from "Sacred concert II" are also contained with this work. 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.
Summary:
8 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Freedom #7 is contained in two of forty eight folders for "Sacred concert II" consisting of 2 one page piano vocal scores, 5 lead sheets and 3 parts in c minor concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (Whaley, others?).
Piano vocal scores lyrics begin "Freedom ... to be contented pris'ners of love ...". Piano vocal scores appear incomplete. 1 score is noted on the verso of a piano vocal score for "Freedom #1" from "Sacred concert II." Lead sheets for voice (5). Lyrics begin as above. Parts for piano (3). 1 part appears incomplete. -- 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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