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Swanee river [music]

Physical description:
2 manuscripts, 32 cm
Short scores
United States
20th century
Parts for an untitled piece are noted on the verso of these short scores. Parts for "Don't take my love" are noted on the verso of the short score in F Major. Handwriting and other details have been reported based on the notes of David Berger, Andrew Homzy, Dr. Theodore Hudson, Walter van de Leur, and Mark Tucker.
Condition: worn, brittle.
2 scores
Swanee river is contained in one of five folders for "Blackberries of 1930" consisting of 1 four page short score in Gb Major concert, and 1 three page short score in F Major concert -- in pencil -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Short score in Gb Major indicates parts for tenor, baritone, trombone, piano. Short score in F Major indicates tenor, baritone, piano. Short score appears incomplete. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
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Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
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