Additional materials for this piece are contained with "Father forgive," Folder A, from "Sacred concert II." Handwriting and other details have been reported based on the notes of David Berger, Andrew Homzy, Dr. Theodore Hudson, Walter van de Leur, Wayne Shirley, and Dr. Mark Tucker.
Condition: fair, brittle, worn.
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2 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Freedom - sweet fat and that is contained in one of eighty five folders for "Sacred concert II" consisting of 2 two page conductor score and 2 two page short score in Ab Major concert, and 6 one page piano vocal scores, 1 two page piano vocal score and 2 parts in F Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (Whaley, others?).
1 conductor score in Ab Major indicates parts for voices - soprano, alto, tenor, baritone, bass. Lyrics begin "Freedom is sweet on the beat ...". 1 conductor score does not indicate instrumentation. Score includes lyrics. Lyrics begin as above. 1 short score in Ab Major indicates parts for baritone, bass. 1 short score in Ab Major indicates parts for voices - girls, men. Lyrics begin as above. Piano vocal scores lyrics begin as above. Parts for bass (2). -- from the Duke Ellington Library.