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My man sends me [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Physical description:
12 copy scores, 32 cm
1 part (photocopy), 31 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Piano vocal 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 Mark Tucker.
Condition: fair.
Unsigned Ellington-Strayhorn composition.
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.
Statement of responsibility taken from Music is my Mistress, by Duke Ellington.
Summary:
12 parts and 1 score
My man sends me is contained in one of thirty four folders for "My people" consisting of 12 parts in Eb Major concert, and 1 three page piano vocal score in Bb Major concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (DE, Whaley?).
Parts for 4 reeds - alto 1, alto 3, tenor 2, baritone; 3 trumpets - 1, 3, 4; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3; bass; drums. Piano vocal score lyrics begin "My man sends me I don't know how far ...". -- 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, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_172443

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