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Do me a favor [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Lyricist:
Barer, Marshall
Arranger:
Wilcox, Larry
Physical description:
1 part (photocopy), 36 cm
10 copy scores, 32 cm
12 parts (photocopies), 32 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Piano conductor scores
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, worn, tape.
Summary:
19 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Do me a favor is contained in one of eighty three folders for "Pousse cafe" consisting of 3 three page piano vocal scores, 1 four page piano conductor score and 19 parts in Bb Major concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in identified hand (Charlap) and unidentified hands.
Piano vocal scores lyrics begin "There's a favor you'll do for me if you are truly my friend ...". Piano conductor score indicates parts for flute, clarinet, saxes, trumpets, trombones, violin, cello, bass, voice. Lyrics begin as above. Parts for 5 reeds - flute 1, flute 2, clarinet 3, clarinet 4, bass clarinet 5; 1 trumpet - 4; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3; 4 violins - A, B, C, D; 2 cellos - A, B; bass; 3 drums - A, B, 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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