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All too soon [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Lyricist:
Sigman, Carl
Physical description:
2 conductor scores, 31 cm
4 short scores, 31 cm
4 lead sheets, 31 cm
32 parts, 28 cm
Type:
Conductor scores
Copy scores
Holographs
Lead sheet
Manuscript scores
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Published sheet music
Short scores
Manuscripts
Place:
United States
Date:
1940
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, tape, torn, worn. Folder A -- 5p., folder B -- 6p., folder C -- 10p., folder D -- 25p. Folder E -- 3p. Folder E -- 9p.
Music by Duke Ellington ans words by Carl Sigman, as credited in the 1940 copyright. Also known as "Slow Tune." -- Timnner
Summary:
32 parts and 1 score.
All too soon is contained in 5 folders consisting of 6 scores, 4 lead sheets, and 32 parts -- in pencil, ink, and duplicate -- concert keys of Ab Maj, C Maj, Db Maj, and G Maj -- in unidentified hand (Strayhorn? Tizol?) -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
Folder A contains 4 lead sheets.
Folder B contains one conductor score and two short scores.
Folder C contains parts for Johnny (2), Paul, Carney (2), Ray (2), trombone, and bass (2).
Folder D contains two short scores and parts for Jimmy, Paul, Carney, Smith, alto, tenor, trumpet, trombone, Butter, Bass, and Piano. Also in another key parts for alto, bass, guitar, drums, and piano.
folder E contains one short score and parts for Carney (3) Rex, Wallace, Brown, Tricky, and unidentified lead sheet. -- from the Duke Ellington and Mercer Ellington libraries, and Presentation Album I p.23.
Topic:
Music
See more items in:
Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
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