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Catalog Data

Composer:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  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.)
1 Item (copy score, 32 cm.)
1 Item (part (photocopy), 32 cm.)
Container:
Box 7, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Photocopies
Piano conductor scores
Short scores
Scope and Contents:
3 scores
Happy go lucky local is contained in one of three folders for "Deep south suite" consisting of 1 six page short score in Ab Major concert (?), and 2 seven page piano conductor scores in C Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (DE, Whaley?).
Short score indicates parts for Rab, Proc, clarinet, baritone, Ray, Baker, Taft, Cat, Scad, Wilbur, Claude, Brown. Short score appears incomplete. Piano conductor scores do not indicate instrumentation. -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.
Biographical / Historical:
Copyright 1947 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: worn, brittle, tape.
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
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 / DEEP SOUTH SUITE
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
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