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Let's [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Lyricist:
Barer, Marshall
Arranger:
Wilcox, Larry
Physical description:
1 part (photocopy), 36 cm
12 copy scores, 32 cm
18 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 Dr. Mark Tucker.
Condition: fair, tape, worn, brittle.
Summary:
21 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Let's is contained in two of eighty three folders for "Pousse cafe" consisting of 9 four page piano vocal scores, 1 eight page piano conductor score and 21 parts in G Major concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in identified hand (Charlap) and unidentified hand.
Folder A contains piano vocal scores. Lyrics begin "I never regret what I do ...".
Folder B contains piano conductor score and parts. Piano conductor score indicates parts for flute, alto, trumpets, trombones, violins, voices. Lyrics begin as above. Parts for 5 reeds - alto 1, alto 2, tenor 3, tenor 4, baritone 5; 4 trumpets - 1/2, 3, 4; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3; 4 violins - A, B, C, D; 2 cellos - A, B; bass; 3 drums - A, B, 3. Parts for trumpet 1 and trumpet 2 are noted on the same sheet. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
Topic:
Music
See more items in:
Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
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