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The Mikado [music]

Composer:
Johnson, Arthur
Van Dyke, Mary
Uniform title:
Mikado swing
Physical description:
1 conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 26 cm
Type:
Music
Piano vocal scores
Manuscripts
Place:
United States
Date:
1940
20th century
Other title:
The Mikado
Notes:
A program for a performance of "Mikado swing" is contained in this folder. The program is dated 1963/06/16. Various set lists for "Mikado swing" are also contained in this folder. Handwriting and other details have been reported based on the notes of David Berger, Andrew Homzy, Dr. Theodore Hudson, Walter van de Leur, and Mark Tucker.
Copyright restrictions. Consult Archives Center staff. Paul Ellington, executor, is represented by Richard J.J. Scarola, Scarola Eillis LLP, 888 Seventh Avenue, 45th Floor, New York, N.Y. 10106. Telephone (212) 757-0007 x 235, Facsimile (212) 757-0469; E-Mail: rjjs@selaw.com; www.selaw.com; www.ourlawfirm.com.
Worn, brittle.
Summary:
1 score.
The Mikado is contained in one of eighteen folders for "Mikado swing" consisting of 1 published twenty-page piano vocal score in G Major concert -- in ink.
Piano vocal score is a compilation of seven separate pieces comprising an arrangement of Gilbert and Sullivan's original opera. This arrangement appears to be the basis for the other pieces in "Mikado swing." -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of American History : Archives Center. P.O. Box 37012, Suite 1100, MRC 601, Constitution Ave., between 12th and 14th Sts., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20013-7012. Call 202-633-3270 for appointment. Fax: 202-786-2453
Topic:
Music
See more items in:
Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_172421

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