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Oh gee, you make that hat look pretty [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Physical description:
1 part (photocopy), 36 cm
2 parts (photocopies), 32 cm
10 copy scores, 32 cm
1 manuscript, 32 cm
Type:
Manuscripts
Copy scores
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 Dr. Mark Tucker.
Condition: fair, worn, stained, tape.
Summary:
11 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Oh gee, you make that hat look pretty is contained in one of fifteen folders for "Queenie pie" consisting of 1 four page piano vocal score and 2 two page piano vocal scores in C Major concert, and 11 parts in Ab Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (Whaley, others?).
Piano vocal scores lyrics begin "Oh gee, you make that hat look pretty, oh, oh gee, you make that perfume smell good ...". Two page scores appear incomplete. Parts for 4 reeds - alto 1, alto 3, tenor, baritone; 3 trumpets - 1, 2, 3; 4 trombones - 1, 2, 3, trombone. -- 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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