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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
Other title:
Blues - baby, when you ain't there
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 restrictions. Consult Archives Center staff. Paul Ellington, executor, is represented by Richard J.J. Scarola, Scarola Eillis LLP, 888 Seventh Avenue, 45th Floor, New York, N.Y. 10106. Telephone (212) 757-0007 x 235, Facsimile (212) 757-0469; E-Mail: rjjs@selaw.com; www.selaw.com; www.ourlawfirm.com.
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.
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of American History : Archives Center. P.O. Box 37012, Suite 1100, MRC 601, Constitution Ave., between 12th and 14th Sts., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20013-7012. Call 202-633-3270 for appointment. Fax: 202-786-2453
Topic:
Music
See more items in:
Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_173625

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