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Every man prays in his own language [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Physical description:
1 part (photocopy), 36 cm
1 part (photocopy), 35 cm
14 parts (photocopies), 32 cm
3 copy scores, 32 cm
1 copy score, 31 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
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.
Copyright 1974 by Tempo Music, Inc.
Summary:
18 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Every man prays in his own language is contained in four of fifteen folders for "Sacred concert III" consisting of 2 three page short scores and 11 parts in F Major concert, and 7 parts in C Major concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in unidentified hands.
Folder A contains short scores. Short scores indicate parts for trumpets, trombones, voice. Lyrics begin "Ev'ry man prays in his own language ...".
Folder B contains parts in F Major for 2 trumpets - 1, 2; 2 trombones - 1, bass.
Folder C contains parts in F Major for 2 reeds - clarinet 2, baritone; 2 trumpets - 1, 3; 2 trombones - 1, 3; drums. Parts subtitled "Intro".
Folder D contains parts n C Major for 1 reed -alto 2; 2 trumpets - 1, 2; 2 trombones - 2, 3; 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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