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Baby, when you ain't there [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Lyricist:
Parish, Mitchell
Physical description:
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 31 cm
1 copy score, 31 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Holographs
Lead sheet
Manuscripts
Music
Short scores
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
20th century
Notes:
Blue tune appears on the verso of the short score. 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. Folder A -- 2p. (in mylar), folder B -- 1p.
Copyright, 1966 -- copyright entry.
Summary:
1 part and 1 score
Baby when you ain't there is contained in two folders consisting of 1 two page short score and 1 lead sheet in Ab Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (DE, copyist?).
Folder A contains short score. Short score does not include instrumentation.
Folder B contains lead sheet with melody and lyrics only. -- from Presentation Album, vol. J, p. 10.
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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