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Show 'em you got class [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Lyricist:
Kuller, Sid
Physical description:
1 part (photocopy), 36 cm
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
14 copy scores, 32 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Holographs
Lead sheet
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Piano vocal scores
Short scores
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
20th century
Notes:
A part for "I got it bad and that ain't good" is noted on the verso of the short score in Folder B. Part for 1 reed - Carney. 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, water spots.
Folder D from the Presentation Album, vol. Q. Copyright 1959 by Robbins Music Corp.
Summary:
13 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Show 'em you got class is contained in four of one hundred fourteen folders for "Jump for joy" consisting of 1 two page short score, 2 two page piano vocal scores, 1 lead sheet and 12 parts in Bb Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in identified hands (BS, Whaley) and unidentified hands.
Folder A contains parts for voice (2). Lyrics begin "You got to shake it up, break it up ...".
Folder B contains short score, lead sheet, 1 two page piano vocal score and 1 part. Short score indicates parts for 2 altos, tenor, 2 trumpets, Butter. Score appears incomplete. Lead sheet for voice. Lyrics begin as above. Piano vocal score lyrics begin as above. Part for trombone.
Folder C contains parts for 4 reeds - Rab, Proc, Jimmy, Paul; 2 trumpets - 1, Terry; 1 trombone - Butter; 2 basses - Jimmy, bass.
Folder D contains 1 two page piano vocal score. Lyrics begin as above. -- All items except Folder D 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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