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Lesson in C, A [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Lyricist:
Nemo, Henry
Physical description:
3 copy scores, 32 cm
1 part (photocopy), 28 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Piano vocal scores
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
1938
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, and Dr. Mark Tucker.
Condition: fair, brittle.
Folder A from the Presentation Album, vol. G.
Summary:
3 parts and 1 score
A lesson in C is contained in two of fifteen folders for "Cotton Club parade" consisting of 1 four page piano vocal score and 3 parts in C Major concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in identified hand (Chabania).
Folder A contains piano vocal score. Lyrics begin "Hear us, all you muscle lovers ...".
Folder B contains parts for 1 reed - Carney; 1 trumpet - Cootie; bass.
Folder B from the Duke Ellington Library.
Topic:
Music
See more items in:
Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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