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Broadway rhythm [music]

Brown, Nacio H
Freed, Arthur
Physical description:
1 conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 31 cm
2 manuscripts, 32 cm
1 copy score, 32 cm
Conductor scores
Copy scores
Parts (musical)
Piano vocal scores
Published sheet music
United States
20th century
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, tape.
There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book on the five page score: 23.
1 part and an indefinite number of scores
Broadway rhythm is contained in one folder consisting of 1 published seven page piano vocal score and 1 four page conductor score in D Major concert, and 1 five page conductor score and 1 part in C Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Lyrics of piano vocal score begin "Gotta dance! Gotta dance! ...". Four page score indicates parts for 1 reed - clarinet; 2 trumpets - 1, 2; trombone; bass. Score subtitled "Intro". Five page score indicates parts for violin; 2 reeds - alto, tenor; trumpet; trombone. Part for drums. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
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Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
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