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When I trilly with my filly [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
17 copy scores, 32 cm
1 manuscript, 32 cm
Type:
Manuscripts
Copy scores
Holographs
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, stained, tape, worn, water spots.
Folder C from the Presentation Album, vol. Q. Copyright 1959 by Robbins Music Corp. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 170.
Summary:
17 parts and an indefinite number of scores
When I trilly with my filly is contained in three of one hundred fourteen folders for "Jump for joy" consisting of 1 six page short score, 1 four page piano vocal score, 1 three page piano vocal score and 17 parts in C Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in identified hands (BS, Whaley) and unidentified hands (Sanders, Benjamin, other?).
Folder A contains three page piano vocal score and 1 part. Piano vocal score lyrics begin "Feel so sill willy nilly ...". Part for voice. Lyrics begin as above.
Folder B contains items in 4 groupings -- (i) Part for piano. Part appears incomplete. -- (ii) Six page short score. Short score indicates parts for Rab, Paul, baritone, trombones. -- (iii) Parts for 5 reeds - alto 1, alto 3, tenor 1, tenor 2, Carney; 3 trumpets - 1, 3, 4; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3; bass. Some parts appear incomplete. -- (iv) Parts for 1 reed - tenor; 1 trumpet - Baker; trombone.
Folder C contains four page piano vocal score. Lyrics begin as above. -- All items except 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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