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Magnolia dripping with molasses [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Strayhorn, Billy (William Thomas) 1915-1967
Physical description:
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
Type:
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
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, and Dr. Mark Tucker.
Condition: fair.
Unsigned Ellington-Strayhorn composition.
From the Presentation Album, vol. M, p. 21. Statement of responsibility taken from Music is my Mistress, by Duke Ellington.
Summary:
1 score
Magnolia dripping with molasses is contained in one of eighteen folders for "Deep south suite" consisting of 1 nine page short score in Bb Major concert -- in pencil -- in unidentified hand (DE?).
Short score indicates parts for Rab, Proc, Sears, clarinet, baritone, Ray, Taft, trumpets, Wilbur, Brown, Claude, bass.
Topic:
Music
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Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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