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Somebody cares [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Physical description:
1 manuscript, 37 cm
1 part (photocopy), 34 cm
12 parts (photocopies), 32 cm
2 copy scores, 32 cm
15 copy scores, 31 cm
1 copy score, 30 cm
Type:
Manuscripts
Conductor scores
Copy scores
Lead sheet
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Piano conductor scores
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
20th century
Notes:
Items in this series were not performed at the premiers of "Sacred concert I," "Sacred concert II," or "Sacred concert III." They were apparently associated with subsequent performances of these suites. 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, tape.
Summary:
29 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Somebody cares is contained in two of twenty six folders for "Sacred concert " consisting of 1 thirteen page conductor score, 2 three page piano conductor scores and 14 parts in Bb Major concert, and 2 lead sheets and 13 parts in C Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in identified hand (Cohen) and unidentified hands.
Folder A contains items in Bb Major. Conductor score indicates parts for clarinet, alto, 2 tenors, baritone, 4 trumpets, 3 trombones, bass, drums, voice, piano. Score does not include lyrics. Piano conductor scores indicate parts for rhythm, voice, piano. Scores do not include lyrics. Parts for 5 reeds - clarinet, alto 2, tenor 1, tenor 2, baritone; 4 trumpets - 1, 2, 3, 4; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3; bass; drums.
Folder B contains items in C Major. Lead sheets for unidentified treble instrument (2). Parts for 5 reeds - alto 1, alto 2 (2), tenor 1, tenor 2, baritone; 4 trumpets - 1, 2, 3, 4; 3 trombones - 1, 2 (2), 3. -- 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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