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Fancy love words [music]

Physical description:
1 manuscript, 32 cm
5 copy scores, 32 cm
Copy scores
Lead sheet
Piano conductor scores
Piano vocal scores
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.
2 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Fancy love words is contained in one folder consisting of 1 two page piano conductor score in Db Major concert, and 2 lead sheets, 1 two page piano vocal score and 2 three page piano vocal scores in Ab Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (ME, Whaley?).
Piano conductor score does not indicate instrumentation and appears incomplete. Lead sheets for voice. Lyrics begin "Fancy love words not for me, fancy love words no siree ...". Lyrics for piano vocal scores are the same. Two page piano vocal score appears incomplete. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
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Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
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Archives Center - NMAH

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