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Ain't nobody nowhere nothing without God [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Physical description:
2 parts (photocopies), 36 cm
1 part (photocopy), 35 cm
7 parts (photocopies), 32 cm
1 copy score, 32 cm
7 copy scores, 31 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Lead sheet
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
20th century
Notes:
A part for an untitled piece is also contained in Folder B. 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, tape.
Summary:
18 parts
Ain't nobody nowhere nothing without God is contained in two of fifteen folders for "Sacred concert III" consisting of 3 lead sheets in Eb Major and 15 parts in Db Major concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in unidentified hands.
Folder A contains lead sheets. Lead sheets for voice. Lyrics begin "Ain't nobody nowhere nothing without God ...".
Folder B contains parts for 2 reeds - alto 2 (3), baritone; 4 trumpets - 1 (2), 2 (2), 3, 4; 2 trombones - 2, 3 (2); drums (2). Several parts appear 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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