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Dust-dust and ashes [music]

Physical description:
1 manuscript, 24 cm
6 copy scores, 32 cm
Type:
Manuscripts
Conductor scores
Copy scores
Music
Parts (musical)
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, tape.
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.
Summary:
6 parts and 1 score
Dust-dust and ashes is contained in one folder consisting of 1 eleven page conductor score and 6 parts in G Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Score does not indicate instrumentation. Score includes lyrics. Lyrics begin "Dust, dust and ashes fly over my grave ...". Parts for voices - soprano solo, soprano 1, alto, tenor, baritone, bass. Lyrics are the same as on the score. -- 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, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_174309

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