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Dog-house polka [music]

Composer:
La Freniere, E. P
French, Charles
Bishop, Walter
Physical description:
1 conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 29 cm
1 manuscript, 32 cm
Type:
Manuscripts
Conductor scores
Music
Piano vocal scores
Published sheet music
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
1941
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 Dr. Mark Tucker.
Condition: fair.
There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 212.
Summary:
2 scores
Dog-house polka is contained in one folder consisting of 1 published two page piano vocal score in Bb Major concert and 1 three page conductor score in G Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Lyrics for piano vocal score begin "Papa said to Rover,"Move a little over" ...". Conductor score indicates parts for 4 saxes - 1, 2, 3, 4; 3 trumpets - 1, 2, 3; 2 trombones - 1, 2; 1 unidentified bass instrument (trombone?); guitar. Score subtitled "Intro" and appears incomplete. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
Topic:
Music
See more items in:
Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
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