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Hey! Cherie [music]

Composer:
Henderson, Luther  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Ruth (Ruth Ellington Boatwright), 1915-  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (part (photocopy), 28 cm.)
Container:
Box 10, Folder 23
Type:
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Music
Photocopies
Piano vocal scores
Scope and Contents:
1 score
Hey! Cherie is contained in one folder consisting of 1 four page piano vocal score in G Major concert -- in photocopy -- in unidentified hand.
Piano vocal score lyrics begin "Hey! Cherie quest-ce que c'est you've done to me ...". -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.
Biographical / Historical:
Copyright by Tempo Music, Inc.
General:
Handwriting and other details have been reported based on the notes of David Berger, Andrew Homzy, Dr. Theodore Hudson, Walter van de Leur, Wayne Shirley, and Dr. Mark Tucker.
Condition: fair.
Related Materials:
Ruth Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 3), 1940-1991
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves. Copyright restrictions. Contact staff for information. Only reference copies of audiovisual materials are available for use.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Music -- United States -- 20th century  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Music
Photocopies
Piano vocal scores
Collection Citation:
Ruth Ellington Collection, 1923-1992, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Ruth Ellington Collection of Duke Ellington Materials
Ruth Ellington Collection of Duke Ellington Materials / Series 1: Music Manuscripts, Scripts, and Compositional Materials / 1.1: Music Manuscripts
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
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Introduction and exposition [music]

Composer:
Henderson, Luther  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Ruth (Ruth Ellington Boatwright), 1915-  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (copy score, 32 cm.)
1 Item (part (photocopy), 28 cm.)
Container:
Box 12, Folder 8
Type:
Archival materials
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Scope and Contents:
2 parts
Introduction and exposition is contained in one folder consisting of 2 parts in F Major concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in unidentified hand (Henderson?).
Parts for piano (2). -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.
Biographical / Historical:
Copyright by Tempo Music, Inc.
General:
Handwriting and other details have been reported based on the notes of David Berger, Andrew Homzy, Dr. Theodore Hudson, Walter van de Leur, Wayne Shirley, and Dr. Mark Tucker.
Condition: fair.
Related Materials:
Ruth Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 3), 1940-1991
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves. Copyright restrictions. Contact staff for information. Only reference copies of audiovisual materials are available for use.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Music -- United States -- 20th century  Search this
Genre/Form:
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Collection Citation:
Ruth Ellington Collection, 1923-1992, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Ruth Ellington Collection of Duke Ellington Materials
Ruth Ellington Collection of Duke Ellington Materials / Series 1: Music Manuscripts, Scripts, and Compositional Materials / 1.1: Music Manuscripts
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0415-ref1423

Memoirs [music]

Composer:
Henderson, Luther  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Ruth (Ruth Ellington Boatwright), 1915-  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (copy score, 32 cm.)
Container:
Box 15, Folder 12
Type:
Archival materials
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Scope and Contents:
1 part
Memoirs is contained in one folder consisting of 1 part in Bb Major concert -- in ink -- in unidentified hand.
Part for piano. -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.
General:
Handwriting and other details have been reported based on the notes of David Berger, Andrew Homzy, Dr. Theodore Hudson, Walter van de Leur, Wayne Shirley, and Dr. Mark Tucker.
Condition: worn.
Related Materials:
Ruth Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 3), 1940-1991
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves. Copyright restrictions. Contact staff for information. Only reference copies of audiovisual materials are available for use.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Music -- United States -- 20th century  Search this
Genre/Form:
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Collection Citation:
Ruth Ellington Collection, 1923-1992, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Ruth Ellington Collection of Duke Ellington Materials
Ruth Ellington Collection of Duke Ellington Materials / Series 1: Music Manuscripts, Scripts, and Compositional Materials / 1.1: Music Manuscripts
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0415-ref1600

New world a comin' [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Arranger:
Henderson, Luther  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Ruth (Ruth Ellington Boatwright), 1915-  Search this
Extent:
8 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
3 Items (manuscripts, 32 cm.)
2 Items (mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm.)
1 Item (part (photocopy), 32 cm.)
2 Items (parts (photocopies), 28 cm.)
Container:
Box 17, Folder 5
Type:
Archival materials
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Piano conductor scores
Short scores
Scope and Contents:
6 parts and an indefinite number of scores
New world a comin' is contained in two folders consisting of 3 eleven page piano conductor scores, 1 fourteen page piano conductor score, 1 three page piano conductor scores, 1 twelve page short score and 5 parts in C Major concert, 2 two page short scores in F Major concert, 1 part in Bb Major concert, 1 four page short score in Ab Major concert, and 1 two page short score in G Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (DE, BS, Whaley, Sanders, other?).
Folder A contains eleven page piano conductor scores. Scores indicate parts for flute, oboes, english horn, saxes, clarinet, bassoon, trumpets, Brown, piano.
Folder B contains items in 6 groupings -- (i) Fourteen page piano conductor score. Score does not indicate instrumentation and appears incomplete. -- (ii) Three page piano conductor score. Score does not indicate instrumentation and appears incomplete. -- (iii) Parts in C Major for strings - violin A, violin B, violin C, viola, cello. All parts except violin A appear incomplete. -- (iv) Part in Bb Major for 1 reed - clarinet. -- (v) Twelve page short score. Score indicates parts for flute, alto, clarinet, tenor, bassoon, bass clarinet, trumpets, trombones, viola, cello, piano. -- (vi) Remaining scores in F, Ab, and G Major. 1 two page short score (holograph) in F Major indicates parts for Otto, sax, clarinet, trombone, piano. Four page short score in Ab Major indicates parts for 2 altos, clarinet, Ray, Brown, Tizol, Tricky. Two page short score in G Major does not indicate instrumentation and appears incomplete. Two page short score in F Major (copy score) indicates parts for wood winds, flute, oboe, horns, strings, cello, bass, piano. All items in this grouping appear incomplete. -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.
General:
Parts for "Fill the cup" are noted on the verso of some scores in Folder B. Handwriting and other details have been reported based on the notes of David Berger, Andrew Homzy, Dr. Theodore Hudson, Walter van de Leur, Wayne Shirley, and Dr. Mark Tucker.
Condition: fair, worn, tape, torn.
Related Materials:
Ruth Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 3), 1940-1991
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves. Copyright restrictions. Contact staff for information. Only reference copies of audiovisual materials are available for use.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Music -- United States -- 20th century  Search this
Genre/Form:
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Photocopies
Piano conductor scores
Short scores
Collection Citation:
Ruth Ellington Collection, 1923-1992, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Ruth Ellington Collection of Duke Ellington Materials
Ruth Ellington Collection of Duke Ellington Materials / Series 1: Music Manuscripts, Scripts, and Compositional Materials / 1.1: Music Manuscripts
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0415-ref1706

Perdido [music]

Composer:
Tizol, Juan  Search this
Lyricist:
Lenk, Harry  Search this
Drake, Ervin  Search this
Arranger:
Henderson, Luther  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Ruth (Ruth Ellington Boatwright), 1915-  Search this
Extent:
16 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
1 Item (manuscript, 32 cm.)
1 Item (part (photocopy), 32 cm.)
1 Item (copy score, 31 cm.)
1 Item (part (photocopy), 28 cm.)
Container:
Box 19, Folder 15-16
Type:
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Copy scores
Lead sheet
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Piano vocal scores
Date:
1975
Scope and Contents:
18 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Perdido is contained in two folders consisting of 1 three page piano vocal score, 1 two page piano vocal score, 1 lead sheet and 15 parts in Bb Major concert, and 1 published lead sheet and 1 part in C Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in identified hands (Williams, DeHaas, Apalovich) and unidentified hands (Sanders, Tizol, others?).
Folder A contains scores and parts in Bb Major, and items in C Major. Three page piano vocal score lyrics begin "Perdido, I look for my heart ..". Two page piano vocal score does not include lyrics. Part in Bb Major for accordion. Parts in Bb Major for 4 reeds - alto 1, tenor 2, tenor 4, baritone; 2 trumpets - 1, 2; 2 trombones - 2, 3; violins - A/B, C; bass; drums; guitar; piano. Lead sheet in C Major for voice. Lyrics begin as above. Part in C Major for unidentified instrument.
Folder B contains lead sheet in Bb Major for unidentified treble instrument. -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.
General:
A lead sheet for "Peacherine rag" is noted on the bottom of the lead sheet in C Major in Folder A. Handwriting and other details have been reported based on the notes of David Berger, Andrew Homzy, Dr. Theodore Hudson, Walter van de Leur, Wayne Shirley, and Dr. Mark Tucker.
Condition: fair, worn, tape, brittle.
Publication:
New York, NY, Tempo Music, Inc., 1975
Related Materials:
Ruth Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 3), 1940-1991
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves. Copyright restrictions. Contact staff for information. Only reference copies of audiovisual materials are available for use.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Music -- United States -- 20th century  Search this
Accordion  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts -- Music -- 20th century
Copy scores
Copy scores
Lead sheet
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Piano vocal scores
Collection Citation:
Ruth Ellington Collection, 1923-1992, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Ruth Ellington Collection of Duke Ellington Materials
Ruth Ellington Collection of Duke Ellington Materials / Series 1: Music Manuscripts, Scripts, and Compositional Materials / 1.1: Music Manuscripts
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0415-ref1802

She wouldn't be moved [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Mercer Kennedy, 1919-1996 ((musician))  Search this
Henderson, Luther  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Ruth (Ruth Ellington Boatwright), 1915-  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (copy score, 32 cm.)
1 Item (manuscript, 29 cm.)
Container:
Box 32, Folder 27
Type:
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Copy scores
Lead sheet
Music
Scope and Contents:
2 parts
She wouldn't be moved is contained in one folder consisting of 2 lead sheets in Bb Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (Whaley, other?).
Lead sheets for voice (2). Lyrics begin "There she was standin' there ...". -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.
Biographical / Historical:
Copyright by Tempo Music, Inc.
General:
Handwriting and other details have been reported based on the notes of David Berger, Andrew Homzy, Dr. Theodore Hudson, Walter van de Leur, Wayne Shirley, and Dr. Mark Tucker.
Condition: fair, worn.
Related Materials:
Ruth Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 3), 1940-1991
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves. Copyright restrictions. Contact staff for information. Only reference copies of audiovisual materials are available for use.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Music -- United States -- 20th century  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts -- Music -- 20th century
Copy scores
Lead sheet
Music
Collection Citation:
Ruth Ellington Collection, 1923-1992, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Ruth Ellington Collection of Duke Ellington Materials
Ruth Ellington Collection of Duke Ellington Materials / Series 1: Music Manuscripts, Scripts, and Compositional Materials / 1.1: Music Manuscripts
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0415-ref2094

Slip of the lip [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Mercer Kennedy, 1919-1996 ((musician))  Search this
Henderson, Luther  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Ruth (Ruth Ellington Boatwright), 1915-  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (manuscript, 32 cm.)
Container:
Box 33, Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Scope and Contents:
1 part
Slip of the lip is contained in one folder consisting of 1 part in F Major concert -- in pencil -- in unidentified hand.
Part for voice. Lyrics begin "Shh! Don't talk too much ...". -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.
General:
Handwriting and other details have been reported based on the notes of David Berger, Andrew Homzy, Dr. Theodore Hudson, Walter van de Leur, Wayne Shirley, and Dr. Mark Tucker.
Condition: torn, brittle.
Related Materials:
Ruth Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 3), 1940-1991
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves. Copyright restrictions. Contact staff for information. Only reference copies of audiovisual materials are available for use.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Music -- United States -- 20th century  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts -- Music -- 20th century
Music
Parts (musical)
Collection Citation:
Ruth Ellington Collection, 1923-1992, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Ruth Ellington Collection of Duke Ellington Materials
Ruth Ellington Collection of Duke Ellington Materials / Series 1: Music Manuscripts, Scripts, and Compositional Materials / 1.1: Music Manuscripts
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0415-ref2110

Well, well [music]

Composer:
Henderson, Luther  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Ruth (Ruth Ellington Boatwright), 1915-  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (copy score, 31 cm.)
Container:
Box 39, Folder 17
Type:
Archival materials
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Piano vocal scores
Scope and Contents:
1 score
Well, well is contained in one folder consisting of 1 five page piano vocal score in Eb Major concert -- in ink -- in unidentified hand.
Piano vocal score lyrics begin "Well, well it's gone and started rainin' ...". -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.
General:
Handwriting and other details have been reported based on the notes of David Berger, Andrew Homzy, Dr. Theodore Hudson, Walter van de Leur, Wayne Shirley, and Dr. Mark Tucker.
Condition: worn.
Related Materials:
Ruth Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 3), 1940-1991
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves. Copyright restrictions. Contact staff for information. Only reference copies of audiovisual materials are available for use.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Music -- United States -- 20th century  Search this
Genre/Form:
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Piano vocal scores
Collection Citation:
Ruth Ellington Collection, 1923-1992, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Ruth Ellington Collection of Duke Ellington Materials
Ruth Ellington Collection of Duke Ellington Materials / Series 1: Music Manuscripts, Scripts, and Compositional Materials / 1.1: Music Manuscripts
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0415-ref2394

What can I say to you now [music]

Composer:
Henderson, Luther  Search this
Bailey, Ozzie  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Ruth (Ruth Ellington Boatwright), 1915-  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (manuscript, 29 cm.)
Container:
Box 39, Folder 19
Type:
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Lead sheet
Music
Scope and Contents:
1 part
What can I say to you now is contained in one folder consisting of 1 lead sheet in Eb Major concert -- in pencil -- in unidentified hand.
Lead sheet for voice. Lyrics begin "What can I say to you now? When the pretty plans of night have faded ...". -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.
General:
Handwriting and other details have been reported based on the notes of David Berger, Andrew Homzy, Dr. Theodore Hudson, Walter van de Leur, Wayne Shirley, and Dr. Mark Tucker.
Condition: fair.
Related Materials:
Ruth Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 3), 1940-1991
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves. Copyright restrictions. Contact staff for information. Only reference copies of audiovisual materials are available for use.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Music -- United States -- 20th century  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts -- Music -- 20th century
Lead sheet
Music
Collection Citation:
Ruth Ellington Collection, 1923-1992, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Ruth Ellington Collection of Duke Ellington Materials
Ruth Ellington Collection of Duke Ellington Materials / Series 1: Music Manuscripts, Scripts, and Compositional Materials / 1.1: Music Manuscripts
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0415-ref2397

Love you madly [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Arranger:
Henderson, Luther  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Ruth (Ruth Ellington Boatwright), 1915-  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm.)
2 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
1 Item (part (photocopy), 36 cm.)
1 Item (manuscript, 32 cm.)
1 Item (conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 28 cm.)
Container:
Box 14, Folder 23-24
Type:
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Copy scores
Holographs
Music
Photocopies
Piano vocal scores
Published sheet music
Short scores
Date:
1950
Scope and Contents:
6 scores
Love you madly is contained in two folders consisting of 1 three page short score and 1 six page short score in Eb Major concert, 2 three page piano vocal scores and 1 published four page piano vocal score in F Major, and 1 two page piano vocal score in C Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (DE, ME, others?).
Folder A contains three page short score in Eb Major, 2 three page piano vocal scores in F Major, and piano vocal score in C Major. Short score indicates parts for 2 altos, tenor, baritone, 4 trumpets. Short score appears incomplete. Piano vocal scores lyrics begin "Love you madly right or wrong ...".
Folder B contains six page short score in Eb Major and published piano vocal score in F Major. Short score indicates parts for 2 altos, clarinet, 2 tenors, baritone, brass, piano. Piano vocal score lyrics begin as above. -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.
General:
A short score for "Sophisticated lady" and a short score for an untitled piece are noted on the verso of the short score in Folder A. Handwriting and other details have been reported based on the notes of David Berger, Andrew Homzy, Dr. Theodore Hudson, Walter van de Leur, Wayne Shirley, and Dr. Mark Tucker.
Condition: fair, worn, tape.
Publication:
New York, NY, Tempo Music, Inc., 1950
Related Materials:
Ruth Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 3), 1940-1991
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves. Copyright restrictions. Contact staff for information. Only reference copies of audiovisual materials are available for use.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Music -- United States -- 20th century  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts -- Music -- 20th century
Copy scores
Holographs
Music
Photocopies
Piano vocal scores
Published sheet music
Short scores
Collection Citation:
Ruth Ellington Collection, 1923-1992, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Ruth Ellington Collection of Duke Ellington Materials
Ruth Ellington Collection of Duke Ellington Materials / Series 1: Music Manuscripts, Scripts, and Compositional Materials / 1.1: Music Manuscripts
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0415-ref3200

Bakiff [music]

Composer:
Tizol, Juan  Search this
Arranger:
Henderson, Luther  Search this
Orent, Milton  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Ruth (Ruth Ellington Boatwright), 1915-  Search this
Extent:
22 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
Container:
Box 2, Folder 23
Type:
Archival materials
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Piano conductor scores
Piano vocal scores
Scope and Contents:
20 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Bakiff is contained in one folder consisting of 1 three page piano vocal score, 1 five page piano conductor score and 20 parts in c minor concert -- in ink -- in unidentified hands (Henderson, Brave?).
Piano vocal score does not include lyrics. Piano conductor score indicates parts for sax, clarinet, tenor, trombone, violin. Parts for 5 reeds - alto 1, alto 3, tenor 2, tenor 4, baritone; horn; 3 trumpets - 1, 2, 3; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3; 3 violins - A, B, C; viola; cello; bass; drums; guitar. -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.
General:
Handwriting and other details have been reported based on the notes of David Berger, Andrew Homzy, Dr. Theodore Hudson, Walter van de Leur, Wayne Shirley, and Dr. Mark Tucker.
Condition: fair, tape, brittle.
Related Materials:
Ruth Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 3), 1940-1991
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves. Copyright restrictions. Contact staff for information. Only reference copies of audiovisual materials are available for use.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Music -- United States -- 20th century  Search this
Genre/Form:
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Piano conductor scores
Piano vocal scores
Collection Citation:
Ruth Ellington Collection, 1923-1992, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Ruth Ellington Collection of Duke Ellington Materials
Ruth Ellington Collection of Duke Ellington Materials / Series 1: Music Manuscripts, Scripts, and Compositional Materials / 1.1: Music Manuscripts
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0415-ref903

Dolce vita, La [music]

Composer:
Rota, Nino  Search this
Lyricist:
Verde, Dino  Search this
Arranger:
Henderson, Luther  Search this
Collection Collector:
Musical History, Division of (NMAH, SI)  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Extent:
14 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
7 Items (parts (photocopies), 32 cm.)
6 Items (parts (photocopies), 28 cm.)
1 Item (conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 31 cm.)
1 Item (manuscript, 36 cm.)
1 Item (part (photocopy), 36 cm.)
Container:
Box 99, Folder 10-11
Type:
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Conductor scores
Copy scores
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Piano vocal scores
Published sheet music
Date:
1960
Scope and Contents:
27 parts and an indefinite number of scores
La dolce vita is contained in two folders consisting of 1 published four page piano vocal score, 2 sixteen page conductor scores and 27 parts in C Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (Whaley, Henderson?).
Folder A contains items in 3 groupings -- (i) 1 published piano vocal score. Lyrics begin "La dolce vita, It's the sweet life ...". -- (ii) Parts for 5 reeds - alto 1, alto 3 (2), tenor 2 (2), tenor 4 (2), baritone (2); 3 trumpets - Cat, trumpet 2 (2), trumpet 3 (2); 3 trombones - 1, 2 (2), 3 (2); bass (2). Parts for trombone 2 appear incomplete. -- (iii) Parts for 1 reed - alto 1; 2 trumpets - Cat (2), 4; 1 trombone - 1; piano. Parts for Cat appear incomplete.
Folder B contains conductor scores. Scores indicate parts for 5 reeds; 4 trumpets; 3 trombones; drums; bass; keyboard. Scores reflect arrangement by Luther Henderson. -- All items except Folder A, grouping ii from the Duke Ellington Library.
Biographical / Historical:
Folder A, grouping ii from the Mercer Ellington Library.
General:
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, torn.
Other Title:
La dolce vita.
Publication:
New York, NY, Robbins Music Corp., 1960
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.

Copyright restrictions. Consult the Archives Center at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.

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Topic:
Music -- United States -- 20th century  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts -- Music -- 20th century
Conductor scores
Copy scores
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Photocopies
Piano vocal scores
Published sheet music
Collection Citation:
Duke Ellington Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Grand slam jam [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Arranger:
Henderson, Luther  Search this
Collection Collector:
Musical History, Division of (NMAH, SI)  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Extent:
46 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
3 Items (manuscripts, 31 cm.)
4 Items (parts (photocopies), 31 cm.)
44 Items (parts (photocopies), 29 cm.)
Container:
Box 136, Folder 2-3
Type:
Archival materials
Copy scores
Lead sheet
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Piano conductor scores
Manuscripts
Scope and Contents:
see also OS
96 parts and 1 score.
Grand slam jam is contained in two folders consisting of 5 lead sheets, 1 six-page piano conductor score and 91 parts in F Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (Benjamin, other?).
Folder A contains items in 2 groupings -- (i) Parts for 2 reeds - flute 1, bassoon 1; 4 horns - 1, 2, 3, 4; 1 trombone - 1; 3 violins - 1, 2, 3; viola; cello; bass; harp. -- (ii) Lead sheets for unidentified C instrument (2); unidentified Bb instrument (3). Parts for piano/guitar (2).
Folder B contains six-page piano condcutor score and parts. Piano conductor score indicates parts for strings, flute, oboe, clarinets, bassoons, horns, trumpets, Ellington trumpets, trombones, saxes, harp, tuba. Parts for 16 reeds - flute 1 (2), flute 2, oboe 1, oboe 2, English horn, bassoon 1, bassoon 2, clarinet 1, clarinet 2, clarinet 3, bass clarinet, alto 1, alto 2, tenor 1, tenor 2, baritone; 4 horns - 1 (2), 2 (2), 3 (2), 4; 8 trumpets - Ellington 1, 1, Ellington 2, 2, Ellington 3, 3, Ellington 4, 4; 4 trombones - Ellington 1, 1 (2), Ellington 2, 2, Ellington 3; drums; percussion battery; timpani; 3 violins - 1 (7), 2 (6), 3 (4); viola (5); cello (5); bass (5); harp (2).
Folder B from the Duke Ellington Library.
Biographical / Historical:
Folder A from the Mercer Ellington Library.
Local Numbers:
Min 1169
General:
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.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.

Copyright restrictions. Consult the Archives Center at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.

Paul Ellington, executor, is represented by:

Richard J.J. Scarola, Scarola Ellis LLP, 888 Seventh Avenue, 45th Floor, New York, New York 10106. Telephone (212) 757-0007 x 235; Fax (212) 757-0469; email: rjjs@selaw.com; www.selaw.com; www.ourlawfirm.com.
Topic:
Music -- United States -- 20th century  Search this
Genre/Form:
Copy scores
Lead sheet
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Piano conductor scores
Manuscripts -- Music -- 20th century
Collection Citation:
Duke Ellington Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Duke Ellington Collection
Duke Ellington Collection / Series 1: Music Manuscripts / 1.1: Music Manuscripts / 1.1.8: G
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Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0301-ref40184

I got no time [music]

Composer:
Henderson, Luther  Search this
Collection Collector:
Musical History, Division of (NMAH, SI)  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (manuscript, 32 cm.)
Container:
Box 154, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Music
Piano vocal scores
Scope and Contents:
1 score
I got no time is contained in one folder consisting of 1 two page piano vocal score in Eb Major concert -- in pencil -- in unidentified hand (Henderson?).
Piano vocal score lyrics begin "I got no time for lovin', but that goes just for you ...". -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
General:
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.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.

Copyright restrictions. Consult the Archives Center at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.

Paul Ellington, executor, is represented by:

Richard J.J. Scarola, Scarola Ellis LLP, 888 Seventh Avenue, 45th Floor, New York, New York 10106. Telephone (212) 757-0007 x 235; Fax (212) 757-0469; email: rjjs@selaw.com; www.selaw.com; www.ourlawfirm.com.
Topic:
Music -- United States -- 20th century  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Music
Piano vocal scores
Collection Citation:
Duke Ellington Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Duke Ellington Collection
Duke Ellington Collection / Series 1: Music Manuscripts / 1.1: Music Manuscripts / 1.1.10: I
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Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0301-ref40742

Interlude [music]

Composer:
Reckline, F. K.  Search this
Arranger:
Henderson, Luther  Search this
Collection Collector:
Musical History, Division of (NMAH, SI)  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Extent:
4 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
Container:
Box 167, Folder 6
Type:
Archival materials
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Scope and Contents:
see also Subseries 1.3
4 parts.
Interlude is contained in one folder consisting of 4 parts in Eb Major concert -- in ink -- in identified hand (Benjamin).
Parts for 1 trumpet - 1; 1 trombone - 3; drums; piano. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
General:
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.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.

Copyright restrictions. Consult the Archives Center at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.

Paul Ellington, executor, is represented by:

Richard J.J. Scarola, Scarola Ellis LLP, 888 Seventh Avenue, 45th Floor, New York, New York 10106. Telephone (212) 757-0007 x 235; Fax (212) 757-0469; email: rjjs@selaw.com; www.selaw.com; www.ourlawfirm.com.
Topic:
Music -- United States -- 20th century  Search this
Genre/Form:
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Collection Citation:
Duke Ellington Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Duke Ellington Collection
Duke Ellington Collection / Series 1: Music Manuscripts / 1.1: Music Manuscripts / 1.1.10: I
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Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0301-ref41094

It had to be you [music]

Composer:
Jones, Isham, 1894-1956  Search this
Lyricist:
Kahn, Gus, 1886-1941  Search this
Arranger:
Henderson, Luther  Search this
Collection Collector:
Musical History, Division of (NMAH, SI)  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Extent:
12 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
1 Item (manuscript, 35 cm.)
Container:
Box 171, Folder 1-2
Type:
Archival materials
Conductor scores
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Scope and Contents:
see also oversize see also Subseries 1.3
13 parts and 1 score.
It had to be you is contained in two folders consisting of 1 thirteen page conductor score in C Major concert (?) and 13 parts in F Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (Henderson, Williams?).
Folder A contains conductor score. Score apparently indicates parts for 5 reeds, 3 trumpets, 3 trombones, guitar, bass, drums. Score appears incomplete.
Folder B contains parts for 4 reeds - alto 1, alto 3, tenor 1, baritone; 3 trumpets - Taft, Rex, Ray; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3; drums; guitar; piano. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
Biographical / Historical:
Statement of responsibility taken in part from Popular Music, 1920-1979, ed. Nat Shapiro.
General:
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.
Unsigned Strayhorn composition.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.

Copyright restrictions. Consult the Archives Center at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.

Paul Ellington, executor, is represented by:

Richard J.J. Scarola, Scarola Ellis LLP, 888 Seventh Avenue, 45th Floor, New York, New York 10106. Telephone (212) 757-0007 x 235; Fax (212) 757-0469; email: rjjs@selaw.com; www.selaw.com; www.ourlawfirm.com.
Topic:
Music -- United States -- 20th century  Search this
Genre/Form:
Conductor scores
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Collection Citation:
Duke Ellington Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Duke Ellington Collection / Series 1: Music Manuscripts / 1.1: Music Manuscripts / 1.1.10: I
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Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0301-ref41140

Jumpin' punkins [music]

Arranger:
Henderson, Luther  Search this
Collection Collector:
Musical History, Division of (NMAH, SI)  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Extent:
28 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
6 Items (manuscripts, 32 cm.)
1 Item (mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm.)
1 Item (copy score, 31 cm.)
1 Item (manuscript, 30 cm.)
Container:
Box 188, Folder 6-9
Type:
Archival materials
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Scope and Contents:
see also Subseries 1.3
37 parts.
Jumpin' punkins is contained in four folders consisting of 17 parts in C Major concert, 11 parts in Eb Major concert, and 9 parts in Db Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (DE, Whaley, Tizol, Henderson, Fisher, Fleagle?).
Folder A contains part in C Major for trombone.
Folder B contains parts in Eb Major for 4 reeds - alto, tenor, Ben, baritone; 2 trumpets - C.T., T.J.; 2 trombones - Britt, Butter; bass; drums; piano.
Folder C contains parts in 3 groupings -- (i) Parts in Db Major for 3 reeds - alto, tenor, baritone; 2 trumpets - trumpet, 2; trombone; bass; drums; piano. -- (ii) Parts in C Major for 1 reed - Sears (2); 3 trumpets - Taft, Nance, trumpet; 1 trombone - Brown; bass. -- (iii) Part in C Major for 1 trombone - Jones.
Folder D contains parts in C Major for 2 reeds - Barney, Carney; 3 trumpets - Scad, Nance, Taft; 2 trombones - Tizol, Tricky; guitar. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
Biographical / Historical:
There appear to be numbers from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 19, 51, 71.
General:
A part for "Someone" is noted on the verso of the guitar part in Folder D. 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, worn, torn.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.

Copyright restrictions. Consult the Archives Center at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.

Paul Ellington, executor, is represented by:

Richard J.J. Scarola, Scarola Ellis LLP, 888 Seventh Avenue, 45th Floor, New York, New York 10106. Telephone (212) 757-0007 x 235; Fax (212) 757-0469; email: rjjs@selaw.com; www.selaw.com; www.ourlawfirm.com.
Topic:
Music -- United States -- 20th century  Search this
Genre/Form:
Copy scores
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Collection Citation:
Duke Ellington Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Duke Ellington Collection
Duke Ellington Collection / Series 1: Music Manuscripts / 1.1: Music Manuscripts / 1.1.11: J
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0301-ref41470

Love you madly [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Arranger:
Henderson, Luther  Search this
Collection Collector:
Musical History, Division of (NMAH, SI)  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Extent:
5 Items (mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm.)
75 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
11 Items (manuscripts, 32 cm.)
14 Items (parts (photocopies), 32 cm.)
2 Items (copy scores, 31 cm.)
6 Items (parts (photocopies), 28 cm.)
Container:
Box 208, Folder 1-7
Type:
Archival materials
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Piano vocal scores
Short scores
Scope and Contents:
see also Subseries 1.3 see also oversize
108 parts and an indefinite number of scores.
Love you madly is contained in seven folders consisting of 1 part in Db Major concert, 1 one page short score and 65 parts in Eb Major concert, 22 parts in Bb Major concert, 2 three page piano vocal scores, 1 two page piano vocal score and 2 parts in F Major concert, 1 three page short score and 17 parts in C Major concert, and 1 part in an unknown key -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (DE, BS, Whaley, Benjamin, Mullins, Sanders, Tizol, Tunney, others?).
Folder A contains items in 3 groupings -- (i) One page short score in Eb Major. Short score indicates parts for tenor, baritone. -- (ii) Three page piano vocal score. Lyrics begin "Love you madly, right or wrong ...". -- (iii) Parts in Eb Major for 1 reed - Paul; trumpet; piano. Piano part appears incomplete.
Folder B contains items in 2 groupings -- (i) Part in Eb Major for 1 reed - baritone. Part in Bb Major for 1 trombone - 1. Part appears incomplete. -- (ii) Parts in Bb Major for 5 reeds - alto 1, alto 3, clarinet, sax, baritone; 1 trumpet - Nance; 2 trombone - 2, 3; bass. Parts in Eb Major for 1 reed - tenor; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3; bass. Parts in F Major for 1 reed - Rab; 1 trombone - 4. Part in C Major for unidentified treble instrument. Part in an unknown key for unidentified instrument. Part appears incomplete.
Folder C contains three page short score and parts in C Major. Short score indicates parts for Rab, sax, baritone, trumpets, bass. Parts for 5 reeds - alto 1, alto 3, tenor 2, tenor 4, baritone; 4 trumpets - 1, 2, 3, 4; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3; bass.
Folder D contains items in 4 groupings -- (i) Parts in Eb Major for 5 reeds - Rab, Procope, Paul, Hamilton, Carney; 3 trumpets - Cook, Mullens, Andres; 1 trombone - Britt; 1 bass - Woode. Parts in Eb Major for 1 reed - baritone; 1 trumpet - 4. Part in Db Major for 1 trombone - Buster. -- (ii) Parts in C Major for 1 reed - Proco; 1 trumpet - 3; trombone. -- (iii) Parts in Eb Major for 2 trumpets - Terry, Baker; 2 trombone - Britt, Butter. -- (iv) Part in Bb Major for 1 trombone - 1. -- (v) Parts in Eb Major for 3 reeds - Pro, Porter, Paul; 4 trumpets - Nance, Cat, Terry, Cook; 2 trombones - Britt, Tizol; bass.
Folder E contains items in 3 groupings -- (i) Parts in Eb Major for 5 reeds - alto 1 (2), Proco (2), Ash (2), Paul (2), baritone; 4 trumpets - 1 (2), 2 (2), 3 (2), 4; 3 trombones - 1 (2), 2 (2), 3 (2); bass (2). -- (ii) 1 reed - Hamilton; 1 trumpet - Ray; 2 trombones - Gee (2), Britt (2). -- (iii) Parts in Bb Major for 4 reeds - alto 1, alto 3, tenor 2, tenor 4; 4 trumpets - 1, 2, 3, 4; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3.
Folder E contains two page piano vocal score. Lyrics as above.
Folder G contains three page piano vocal score. Lyrics as above.
Folder A, grouping ii, Folder B, Folder C, Folder D, grouping iv, and Folder G from the Duke Ellington Library.
Biographical / Historical:
Folder F from the Presentation Album, vol. E. Remaining items from the Mercer Ellington Library.
General:
A part for "Book" is noted on the verso of a part in C Major for unidentified instrument, Folder B, grouping ii. Parts for "C. jam" are noted on the verso of the parts in Folder D, grouping iii. A part for "Blossom" is noted on the verso of the bass part in Folder D, grouping v. 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.
Other Title:
Madly.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.

Copyright restrictions. Consult the Archives Center at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.

Paul Ellington, executor, is represented by:

Richard J.J. Scarola, Scarola Ellis LLP, 888 Seventh Avenue, 45th Floor, New York, New York 10106. Telephone (212) 757-0007 x 235; Fax (212) 757-0469; email: rjjs@selaw.com; www.selaw.com; www.ourlawfirm.com.
Topic:
Music -- United States -- 20th century  Search this
Genre/Form:
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Piano vocal scores
Short scores
Collection Citation:
Duke Ellington Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
Duke Ellington Collection
Duke Ellington Collection / Series 1: Music Manuscripts / 1.1: Music Manuscripts / 1.1.13: L
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0301-ref42060

Misty [music]

Composer:
Garner, Erroll  Search this
Lyricist:
Burke, Johnny  Search this
Arranger:
Henderson, Luther  Search this
Collection Collector:
Musical History, Division of (NMAH, SI)  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Extent:
27 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
9 Items (parts (photocopies), 32 cm.)
1 Item (conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 31 cm.)
5 Items (parts (photocopies), 28 cm.)
Container:
Box 225, Folder 6-8
Type:
Archival materials
Conductor scores
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Piano vocal scores
Published sheet music
Date:
1955
Scope and Contents:
39 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Misty is contained in three folders consisting of 15 parts in Db Major concert, 1 published two page piano vocal score in Eb Major concert, 2 sixteen page conductor scores and 1 part in Bb Major concert, and 23 parts in F Major concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (Whaley, Tizol, Henderson?).
Folder A contains scores and 1 part. Piano vocal score lyrics begin "Look at me, I'm as helpless as a kitten up a tree ...". Conductor scores indicate parts for 2 altos, 2 tenors, baritone, 4 trumpets, 3 trombones, drums, voice, guitar, piano, bass. Part in Bb Major for bass/guitar/piano.
Folder B contains parts in 3 groupings -- (i) Parts in F Major for 4 reeds - alto (2), alto 3 (2), tenor 2 (2), Carney (2); 4 trumpets - 1, 2, 3 (2), 4 (2); 2 trombones - 2 (2), 3 (2). -- (ii) Parts in Db Major for 1 reed - Hamilton (2); 1 trumpet - 3 (2); 1 trombone - 2 (2). -- (iii) Parts for 1 trumpet - 1; piano.
Folder C contains parts in 2 groupings -- (i) Parts in Db Major for 4 reeds - alto 1, alto 3, Paul, baritone; 2 trumpets - 1, 2; 2 trombones - 1, 3; bass. -- (ii) Parts in F Major for 1 reed - tenor 4; 1 trombone - 1; bass. -- All items except Folder B, groupings i & ii from the Duke Ellington Library.
Biographical / Historical:
Folder B, groupings i & ii from the Mercer Ellington Library. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 69.
General:
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, stained, tape.
Publication:
New York, NY, Vernon Music Corporation, 1955
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.

Copyright restrictions. Consult the Archives Center at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.

Paul Ellington, executor, is represented by:

Richard J.J. Scarola, Scarola Ellis LLP, 888 Seventh Avenue, 45th Floor, New York, New York 10106. Telephone (212) 757-0007 x 235; Fax (212) 757-0469; email: rjjs@selaw.com; www.selaw.com; www.ourlawfirm.com.
Topic:
Music -- United States -- 20th century  Search this
Genre/Form:
Conductor scores
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Piano vocal scores
Published sheet music
Collection Citation:
Duke Ellington Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
Duke Ellington Collection
Duke Ellington Collection / Series 1: Music Manuscripts / 1.1: Music Manuscripts / 1.1.14: M
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0301-ref42560

Moon mist [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Mercer Kennedy, 1919-1996 ((musician))  Search this
Arranger:
Henderson, Luther  Search this
Collection Collector:
Musical History, Division of (NMAH, SI)  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Extent:
10 Items (mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm.)
34 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
7 Items (manuscripts, 32 cm.)
3 Items (parts (photocopies), 28 cm.)
2 Items (conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 27 cm.)
1 Item (mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 17 cm.)
Container:
Box 230, Folder 1-4
Type:
Archival materials
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Piano vocal scores
Published sheet music
Short scores
Date:
1942
Scope and Contents:
see also OS aka Atmoshpere sa Subseries 1.3
54 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Moon mist is contained in four folders consisting of 28 parts in Ab Major concert, 1 three page short score and 23 parts in Eb Major concert, 2 published three page piano vocal scores in F Major concert, 1 part in C Major concert (?), 1 part in G Major concert, and 1 part in an unknown key -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in identified hands (ME, Cobb) and unidentified hands (BS, Whaley, Henderson, Sanders?).
Folder A contains items in 6 groupings -- (i) Published piano vocal score in F Major. Lyrics begin "Though stars twinkled in the path of the Milky way ...". -- (ii) Parts in Eb Major for 2 reeds - Toby, Sears; bass. -- (iii) Part in C Major (?) for guitar. -- (iv) Parts in Eb Major for 2 reeds - Proc, Jimmy; 4 trumpets - Baker, Cat, Terry, Ray; 3 trombones - Butter, Britt, John. -- (v) Parts in Eb Major for 5 reeds - Johnny, Toby, Ben, tenor (?), Carney; 2 trombones - Tizol, Tricky. -- (vi) Parts in Eb Major for 1 reed - Paul; 2 trombones - Lawrence, Brown; bass. Part in G Major for piano. Part in an unknown key for unidentified instrument.
Folder B contains three page short score in Eb Major. Short score indicates parts for clarinets, Terry.
Folder C contains items in 4 groupings -- (i) Parts for 1 trumpet - 1; 1 trombone - 1. -- (ii) Parts for 4 reeds - alto 3, tenor 1, tenor 2, baritone; 2 trumpets - 1, 4; 4 trombones - 1, 2, 3, 4; bass. -- (iii) Parts for 5 reeds - Hodges, alto, tenor 1, tenor 2, baritone; 4 trumpets - Anderson, Cooty, 3, 4; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3; bass; drums; piano. -- (iv) Part in Eb Major for 1 trombone - John.
Folder D contains 1 published piano vocal score. Lyrics begin "Though stars twinkled in the path ...". -- All items except Folder C, groupings ii-iv from the Duke Ellington Library.
Biographical / Historical:
Folder C, groupings ii-iv from the Mercer Ellington Library. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 13.
General:
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, tape.
Other Title:
Moon.
Publication:
New York, NY, Tempo Music, Inc., 1942
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.

Copyright restrictions. Consult the Archives Center at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.

Paul Ellington, executor, is represented by:

Richard J.J. Scarola, Scarola Ellis LLP, 888 Seventh Avenue, 45th Floor, New York, New York 10106. Telephone (212) 757-0007 x 235; Fax (212) 757-0469; email: rjjs@selaw.com; www.selaw.com; www.ourlawfirm.com.
Topic:
Music -- United States -- 20th century  Search this
Genre/Form:
Copy scores
Holographs
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Piano vocal scores
Published sheet music
Short scores
Collection Citation:
Duke Ellington Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
Duke Ellington Collection
Duke Ellington Collection / Series 1: Music Manuscripts / 1.1: Music Manuscripts / 1.1.14: M
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0301-ref42649

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