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But [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Lyricist:
Kuller, Sid
Physical description:
1 part (photocopy), 36 cm
3 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm
28 copy scores, 32 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Piano vocal scores
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, tape.
Folder B from the Presentation Album, vol. Q.
Summary:
28 parts and an indefinite number of scores
But is contained in three of one hundred fourteen folders for "Jump for joy" consisting of 2 three page piano vocal scores, 1 four page piano vocal score, 1 three page short score and 14 parts in F Major concert, and 14 parts in Eb Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (BS, Whaley?).
Folder A contains 1 part in F Major for voice. Lyrics begin "You're the apple of my eye ...".
Folder B contains 1 three page piano vocal score in F Major. Lyrics begin as above.
Folder C contains items in 6 groupings -- (i) Three page short score in F Major. Short score indicates parts for Proc, Jim, bass clarinet, baritone, Baker, trumpets, bass. -- (ii) Four page piano vocal score in F Major. Lyrics begin as above. -- (iii) Part in Eb Major for piano. Part subtitled "Reprise." -- (iv) Parts in F Major for 5 reeds - Rab, Procope, Jimmy, Paul, baritone; 3 trumpets - Baker, Cat, Terry; 3 trombones - Britt, Sanders, Butter; bass; drums. -- (v) Parts in Eb Major for 5 reeds - Rab, Proc, Jimmy, Paul, Carney; 4 trumpets - 1, 2, 3, 4; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3; bass. Parts subtitled "Reprise." -- (vi) Three page piano vocal score in F Major. Lyrics begin as above.
Folder A and Folder C 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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