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Don't worry 'bout me [music]

Composer:
Bloom, Rube 1902-1976
Lyricist:
Koehler, Ted
Physical description:
2 manuscripts, 32 cm
1 copy score, 32 cm
Type:
Conductor scores
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Short scores
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
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.
Unsigned Strayhorn composition.
Statement of responsibility taken from Popular Music, 1920-1979, ed. Nat Shapiro.
Summary:
1 part and an indefinite number of scores
Don't worry 'bout me is contained in two folders consisting of 1 seven page short score and 1 one page conductor score in F Major concert, and 1 part in C Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (Whaley, Botsford, other?).
Folder A contains short score and part. Short score does not indicate instrumentation. Short score includes lyrics. Lyrics begin "Don't worry 'bout me, I'll get along ...". Part for 1 reed - alto 3.
Folder B contains conductor score. Conductor score indicates parts for alto 1, alto 3, tenor 2, tenor 4, trumpet 1, trumpet 2, trombone. Conductor score subtitled "Intro," and appears incomplete. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
Topic:
Music
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Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
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