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Praise God and dance [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Arranger:
Moore, K
Gill, Roscoe, Jr
Physical description:
2 parts (photocopies), 37 cm
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 36 cm
2 parts (photocopies), 36 cm
1 part (photocopy), 34 cm
2 parts (photocopies), 33 cm
35 parts (photocopies), 32 cm
1 copy score, 32 cm
1 manuscript, 32 cm
6 copy scores, 31 cm
2 parts (photocopies), 31 cm
1 copy score, 30 cm
13 parts (photocopies), 28 cm
Type:
Manuscripts
Conductor scores
Copy scores
Holographs
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, tape, torn, brittle.
Copyright by Tempo Music, Inc.
Summary:
53 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Praise God and dance is contained in sixteen of forty eight folders for "Sacred concert II" consisting of 2 twenty four page conductor scores, 1 twenty four page short score, 1 three page short score, 3 two page short scores, 1 one page short score, 3 two page piano vocal scores, 1 nineteenpage piano conductor score, 1 twelve page piano conductor score and 53 parts inC Major concert (?), and 1 three page short score in Eb Major concert -- in ink pencil and photocopy -- in identified hand (Cohen) and unidentified hands (DE,Whaley, others?).
Folder A contains 1 two page short score. Short score does not indicate instrumentation and appears incomplete. Short score subtitled "Bridge."
Folder B contains 1 two page short score. Short score indicates parts for 2 altos, 2 tenors, baritone, Cat, trumpets, Chuck, bass. Short scoreappears incomplete.
Folder C contains 3 two page piano vocal scores. Piano vocal scores lyrics begin "Praise God with the sound of the trumpet ...".
Folder D contains three page short score in Eb Major. Short score indicates parts for voices, orchestra. Lyrics begin as above.
Folder E contains 1 twenty four page conductor score. Score indicates parts for 2 altos, 2 tenors, baritone, 3 trumpets, 3 trombones, percussion, bass.
Folder F contains 1 two page short score and 1 twenty four page short score. Two page short score indicates parts for saxes, baritone, Herb, trombones. Short score appears incomplete. Twenty four page short score indicates parts for saxes, baritone, trumpets, trombones. Short score appears incomplete.
Folder G contains one page short score. Short score does not indicate instrumentation. Short score includes lyrics. Lyrics begin "Praise God with dancing ...". Short score appears incomplete.
Folder H contains 1 twenty four page conductor score. Score indicates parts for 2 altos, 2 tenors, baritone, 3 trumpets, 3 trombones, percussion, bass.
Folder I contains 1 three page short score. Short score indicates parts for saxes. Short score appears incomplete.
Folder J contains parts for 3 reeds - Rab, alto 2, tenor 1 (2); 3 trumpets - Cat, Herb (2), Cooty (2); 3 trombones - Brown (2), Buster, Chuck. Several parts appear incomplete.
Folder K contains piano conductor scores and 1 part. Piano conductor scores indicate parts for saxes, baritone, trumpets, trombones, bass,drums, voice, piano. Lyrics for nineteen page score begin "Praise God with thesound of the trumpet ...". Lyrics for twelve page score begin "Dance ... praise God and dance ...". Twelve page score appears incomplete. Part for 1 reed - baritone.
Folder L contains parts for trumpet - 1/2 (2).
Folder M contains parts for 3 reeds - alto 1, Paul, Harry (3); 2trumpets - 1, Merc; 1 trombone - Mal; unidentified treble instrument (5). Manyparts appear incomplete.
Folder N contains parts for 3 reeds - Proc, Jimmy, Harry; 1 trumpet - Cooty; 1 trombone - Chuck (2); bass.
Folder O contains parts for 5 reeds - alto 1 (2), alto 2, tenor 1, tenor 2 (2), baritone (2); bass.
Folder P contains parts for 3 trumpets - 1, 3, 4; 2 trombones - 1, 2 (2); 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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