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Dancing in the dark [music]

Composer:
Schwartz, Arthur
Lyricist:
Dietz, Howard
Physical description:
1 part (photocopy), 28 cm
10 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm
9 copy scores, 32 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
20th century
Notes:
Trombone part for Tricky in grouping i (photocopy) is originally noted on the verso of Out of this world. 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, torn.
Unsigned Strayhorn composition.
Statement of responsibility taken from Popular Music, 1920-1979, ed. Nat Shapiro. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book on the parts in grouping iii: 82.
Summary:
20 parts
Dancing in the dark is contained in one folder consisting of 9 parts in Eb Major concert and 11 parts in F Major concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (BS, Whaley, other?).
Parts in 4 groupings -- (i) 1 trombone - Tricky. Part appears incomplete. -- (ii) 5 reeds - Proc, Rab, Paul, Jim, Carney; 3 trumpets - Cook, Clark, Ray; 2 trombones - Butter, Britt. -- (iii) 3 reeds - Rabbit, Jimmy, Carney; 2 trumpets - Scad, Ray; 1 trombone - Jones; bass; guitar. -- (iv) 1 trombone - 2. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
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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