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The Wizard of Oz [sheet music]

Lyricist:
Harburg, E.Y.  Search this
Composer:
Arlen, Harold  Search this
Publisher:
Leo Feist inc.  Search this
Series Creator:
DeVincent, Sam, 1918-1997  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper.)
Container:
Box 3, Folder G
Type:
Archival materials
Sheet music
Date:
1939
Scope and Contents:
Cover illustration: the faces of five of the main characters of the movie "The Wizard of Oz" and cartoon variations of the characters on the sides with descriptive text in the middle. Printed in orange and blue.
Local Numbers:
AC0300-0000015.tif (AC Scan No.: cover)
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Series 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:
Musical films  Search this
Motion pictures -- 1930-1940  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sheet music -- 1930-1940
Series Citation:
The Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music, Series 6: Moving Pictures and Movie Stars
Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music, Series 6: Moving Pictures and Movie Stars / 6.2: Child Stars
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8cc57a650-0d3c-49b8-99a5-02f84ccb164f
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0300-s06-ref142

Cabin in the sky [music]

Topic:
Cabin in the sky
Composer:
Duke, Vernon, 1903-1969  Search this
Lyricist:
Latouche, John  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 28 cm.)
Container:
Box 66 (Series 1), Folder 3-6
Type:
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Music
Piano vocal scores
Published sheet music
Date:
1940
Scope and Contents:
1 score
Cabin in the sky is contained in one of four folders for "Cabin in the sky" consisting of 1 published three page piano vocal score in G Major concert -- in ink.
Piano vocal score lyrics begin "In this cloudy sky overhead now ...". -- 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 Mark Tucker.
Condition: torn, brittle.
Publication:
New York, NY, Leo Feist, Inc., 1940
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but the original and master audiovisual materials are stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
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
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 / 1.1.4: C
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep814e4eeb9-9225-44b9-8619-8411e6508c05
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0301-ref38315

Irresistible you [music]

Composer:
Raye, Don  Search this
de Paul, Gene  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Extent:
2 Items (conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 28 cm.)
11 Items (mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm.)
2 Items (manuscripts, 32 cm.)
1 Item (copy score, 32 cm.)
Container:
Box 168, Folder 4
Type:
Archival materials
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Piano vocal scores
Published sheet music
Date:
1944
Scope and Contents:
14 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Irresistible you is contained in one folder consisting of 2 published four page piano vocal scores and 14 parts in F Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (BS, Whaley?).
Piano vocal score lyrics begin "Whichever way I turn, no matter what I do ...". Parts for 4 reeds - Rab, Otto, Jimmy, Carney; 4 trumpets - Ray (2), Rex, Scad, Taft; 3 trombones - Brown, Tricky, 3; bass; guitar. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
Biographical / Historical:
There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 332.
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: brittle, torn.
Publication:
New York, NY, Leo Feist, Inc., 1944
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but the original and master audiovisual materials are stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
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)
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 / 1.1.10: I
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep86d79bc92-68cc-433c-8d12-391569c997f6
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0301-ref41109

Long, strong, and consecutive [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Lyricist:
David, Mack  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Extent:
2 Items (mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm.)
8 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
1 Item (conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 31 cm.)
Container:
Box 204, Folder 12-15
Type:
Archival materials
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Piano vocal scores
Published sheet music
Short scores
Date:
1945
Scope and Contents:
see also Subseries 1.3 verso Everything But You
8 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Long, strong and consecutive is contained in four folders consisting of 1 five page short score and 8 parts in Db Major concert, 1 three page short score in Ab Major concert, and 1 published two page piano vocal score in G Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (DE, Whaley?).
Folder A contains five page short score. Score indicates parts for Rab, Jimmy, clarinet, Sears, baritone, Scad, Cat, Taft, Brown, Tricky.
Folder B contains three page short score. Score indicates parts for Rab, Rex, trumpets, trombones, bass, piano.
Folder C contains parts for 1 reed - Jimmy (2); 2 trumpets - Cat (2), Scad; 3 trombones - Wilbur, Tricky, Jones.
Folder D contains published piano vocal score. Lyrics begin "Now if I'm the one you aim to please ...". -- All items except Folder D from the Duke Ellington Library.
Biographical / Historical:
Folder D from the Presentation Album, vol. E.
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, worn, tape.
Other Title:
Long strong.
Publication:
New York, NY, Leo Feist, Inc., 1945
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but the original and master audiovisual materials are stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
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)
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 / 1.1.13: L
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8f5be4f34-1828-4a6b-aa45-a9b97b270bed
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0301-ref41952

Mam'selle [music]

Composer:
Goulding, Edmund  Search this
Lyricist:
Gordon, Mack, 1904-1959  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Extent:
2 Items (conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 31 cm.)
1 Item (mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm.)
Container:
Box 213, Folder 15
Type:
Archival materials
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Piano vocal scores
Published sheet music
Short scores
Date:
1947
Scope and Contents:
see also Subseries 1.3
3 scores
Mam'selle is contained in one folder consisting of 2 published two page piano vocal scores in G Major concert, and 1 five page short score in F Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hand (BS?).
Piano vocal score lyrics begin "It was Montmartre, it was midnight ...". Short score indicates parts for clarinet, saxes, Brown, trombones. -- 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, torn.
Publication:
New York, NY, Leo Feist, Inc., 1947
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but the original and master audiovisual materials are stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
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:
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
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
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8358b5b68-e2f9-4467-833d-6d7d0d17a0db
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0301-ref42248

My man [music]

Composer:
Yvain, Maurice  Search this
Lyricist:
Pollock, Channing  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (manuscript, 32 cm.)
2 Items (conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 31 cm.)
Container:
Box 235, Folder 9
Type:
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Piano vocal scores
Published sheet music
Date:
1921
Scope and Contents:
see also Mon Homme
1 part and an indefinite number of scores
My man is contained in one folder consisting of 2 published three page piano vocal scores and 1 part in G Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Piano vocal scores lyrics begin "I'ts cost me a lot, but there's one thing that I've got ...". Part for 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, worn, brittle.
Publication:
New York, NY, Leo Feist, Inc., 1921
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but the original and master audiovisual materials are stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
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
Parts (musical)
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
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8aa04eaa9-b36e-46d0-8fdd-afa6c49efdb9
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0301-ref42823

On the Atchison, Topeka and the Santa Fe [music]

Composer:
Warren, Harry, 1893-1981  Search this
Lyricist:
Mercer, Johnny, 1909-1976  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 31 cm.)
7 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
Container:
Box 254, Folder 5
Type:
Archival materials
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Piano vocal scores
Published sheet music
Date:
1945
Scope and Contents:
see also Subseries 1.3
7 parts and 1 score
On the Atchison, Topeka and the Santa Fe is contained in one folder consisting of 1 published three page piano vocal score and 7 parts in C Major concert -- in ink -- in unidentified hands (Whaley, other?).
Items in 4 groupings -- (i) Piano vocal score. Piano vocal score lyrics begin "Do yuh hear that whistle down the line? ...". -- (ii) Parts for 1 trumpet - Cat; 1 trombone - Tricky. -- (iii) Parts for 1 reed - tenor 1; piano. -- (iv) Parts for 3 reeds - tenor 1, tenor 2, baritone. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
Biographical / Historical:
There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 367.
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, brittle, tape.
Other Title:
Santa Fe.
Atch & Santa Fe.
Atchison-Topeka & Santa Fe.
Publication:
New York, NY, Leo Feist, Inc., 1945
Related Materials:
Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but the original and master audiovisual materials are stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
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)
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 / 1.1.16: O
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8b00c80bc-bf65-4915-85ac-4db75778f0dd
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0301-ref43349

Passe [music]

Composer:
DeLange, Eddie  Search this
Sigman, Carl  Search this
Meyer, Joseph  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 31 cm.)
2 Items (copy scores, 31 cm.)
Container:
Box 266, Folder 8
Type:
Archival materials
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Piano vocal scores
Published sheet music
Date:
1946
Scope and Contents:
see also Subseries 1.3
2 parts and 1 score
Passe is contained in one folder consisting of 1 three page piano vocal score in C Major concert, and 2 parts in Bb Major concert -- in ink -- in unidentified hand.
Piano vocal score lyrics begin "When we parted, we said we've had enough ...". Parts for 1 trumpet - 1; 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.
Publication:
New York, NY, Leo Feist, Inc., 1946
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but the original and master audiovisual materials are stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
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)
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 / 1.1.17: P
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep849687cee-3492-4e84-b389-1b3035623e21
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0301-ref43623

Somebody up there likes me [music]

Composer:
Kaper, Bronislau  Search this
Lyricist:
Cahn, Sammy  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 31 cm.)
1 Item (manuscript, 32 cm.)
Container:
Box 347, Folder 12
Type:
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Music
Piano vocal scores
Published sheet music
Date:
1956
Scope and Contents:
2 scores
Somebody up there likes me is contained in one folder consisting of 1 published three page piano vocal score in Eb Major concert, and 1 two page piano vocal score in C Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Published piano vocal score lyrics begin "Somebody up there likes me, somebody up there cares ...". Piano vocal score in C Major does not include lyrics. -- 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, torn.
Other Title:
Somebody up there loves me.
Publication:
New York, NY, Leo Feist, Inc., 1956
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but the original and master audiovisual materials are stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
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
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 / 1.1.20: S
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep840d624b4-cc95-4cc3-8c30-79b5d91f0c1e
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0301-ref45269

Where you are [music]

Composer:
Warren, Harry, 1893-1981  Search this
Lyricist:
Gordon, Mack, 1904-1959  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 28 cm.)
1 Item (manuscript, 32 cm.)
7 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
Container:
Box 408, Folder 9
Type:
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Copy scores
Music
Parts (musical)
Piano vocal scores
Published sheet music
Short scores
Date:
1941
Scope and Contents:
see also oversize see also Subseries 1.3
7 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Where you are is contained in one folder consisting of 1 published three page piano vocal score in Bb Major concert, and 1 four page short score and 7 parts in F Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Piano vocal score lyrics begin "Close to you my ev'ry dream comes true ...". Short score indicates parts for Ray, 3 trumpets, Tricky, bass. Parts for 2 reeds - Rabbit, Jimmy; 2 trumpets - Taft, Scad; 3 trombones - Tricky, Brown, Jones. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
Biographical / Historical:
There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 341.
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.
Other Title:
Where-U-R.
Publication:
New York, NY, Leo Feist, Inc., 1941
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but the original and master audiovisual materials are stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
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 -- 20th century
Copy scores
Music
Parts (musical)
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 / 1.1.23: W
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8e864fa98-4bd3-4ba8-a8cb-6eb79474c751
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0301-ref47038

Wilhelmina [music]

Composer:
Myrow, Josef  Search this
Lyricist:
Gordon, Mack, 1904-1959  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 31 cm.)
7 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
Container:
Box 410, Folder 8
Type:
Archival materials
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Piano vocal scores
Published sheet music
Date:
1950
Scope and Contents:
7 parts and 1 score
Wilhelmina is contained in one folder consisting of 1 published two page piano vocal score and 7 parts in Eb Major concert -- in ink -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Piano vocal score lyrics begin "Wilhelmina she's the cutest little girl in Copenhagen ...". Parts for 3 reeds - alto, tenor, baritone; 2 trumpets - 1, 2; trombone; bass. -- 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, Wayne Shirley, and Dr. Mark Tucker.
Condition: fair, brittle, torn.
Other Title:
Willhelmina.
Publication:
New York, NY, Leo Feist, Inc., 1950
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but the original and master audiovisual materials are stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
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)
Piano vocal scores
Published sheet music
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 / 1.1.23: W
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8ff2d4ef6-98b9-4a26-b0d2-37cf1477d81f
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0301-ref47109

Love [music]

Composer:
Blaine, Ralph  Search this
Martin, Hugh  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (manuscript, 32 cm.)
1 Item (conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 31 cm.)
1 Item (manuscript, 23 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Conductor scores
Music
Piano vocal scores
Published sheet music
Short scores
Date:
1945
Scope and Contents:
3 scores
Love is contained in one folder consisting of 1 eight page conductor score, 1 published five page piano vocal score and 1 fifteen page short score in F Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (Whaley, ME?).
Conductor score indicates parts for alto, 2 tenors, baritone, 3 trumpets, 2 trombones, bass. Score appears incomplete. Piano vocal score lyrics begin "Love can be a moment's madness ...". Short score indicates parts for reeds, trumpets, drums, voice, piano. Lyrics begin as above. -- 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 Mark Tucker.
Condition: fair.
Publication:
New York, NY, Leo Feist, Inc., 1945
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but the original and master audiovisual materials are stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
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 -- 20th century
Conductor scores
Music
Piano vocal scores
Published sheet music
Short 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 / 1.1.13: L / Love
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep87977b5f1-29db-449e-8741-3e852e0eb4e7
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0301-ref52712

Echo of spring [music]

Composer:
Williams, Clarence, 1893-1965  Search this
Hammed, Tausha  Search this
Smith, Willie  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 31 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Published sheet music
Date:
1946
Scope and Contents:
1 part
Echo of spring is contained in one folder consisting of 1 published part in G Major concert -- in ink.
Part for 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.
Publication:
New York, NY, Leo Feist, Inc., 1946
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but the original and master audiovisual materials are stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
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
Parts (musical)
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
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep805e498e9-326f-4750-a854-23a52eb315d1
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0301-ref53195

When he Plays Jazz he's Got -- HOT LIPS (A Blues Fox Trot Song) [sheet music]

Topic:
Ethnic Imagery Project, Archives Center
Composer:
Busse, Henry  Search this
Lange, Henry  Search this
Davis, Lou  Search this
Series Creator:
DeVincent, Sam, 1918-1997  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper.)
Container:
Box 74, Folder D 20th Century Songs about Afro-Am
Culture:
African Americans  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sheet music
Date:
1922
Scope and Contents:
Stereotypical image of African American trumpet player. Lyrics about playing jazz.
Local Numbers:
040300114.tif (AC Scan No. for front and back covers).

040300115.tif (AC Scan No. for lyrics and music, pages 2 and 3).

040300116.tif (AC Scan No. for lyrics and music, pages 4 and 5).
General:
Sub-series 3.4, African Americans.
Publication:
New York., Leo. Feist, Inc., 1922
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Series 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:
Trumpet  Search this
Blues (Music)  Search this
Jazz -- 1920-1930.  Search this
Music -- 20th century -- United States  Search this
African American musicians  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sheet music -- 1920-1930
Series Citation:
The Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music, Series 3: African American Music
Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music, Series 3: African American Music / 3.4: Songs about African American/Vocal Ragtime / 20th Century Songs, I - M
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep819ffcbe4-eb81-4d96-a1d7-a29374143c0b
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0300-s03-ref1087

"Alice in Wonderland"

Depicted (sitter):
Baby Rose Marie  Search this
Composer:
Tobias, Charlie  Search this
Scholl, Jack  Search this
Mencher, Murray  Search this
Publisher:
Leo Feist, Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in x 9 1/8 in; 30.48 cm x 23.1775 cm
Object Name:
sheet music
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Publishing date:
1933
Credit Line:
Gift of Rose Marie Guy
ID Number:
2006.0248.14
Catalog number:
2006.0248.14
Accession number:
2006.0248
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-062a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1321849

"Did I Remember"

Depicted (sitter):
Harlow, Jean  Search this
Grant, Cary  Search this
Publisher:
Leo Feist, Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 11 1/2 in x 8 1/2 in; 29.21 cm x 21.59 cm
Object Name:
sheet music
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Publishing date:
1936
Credit Line:
Gift of Ruth Mildred Hunter
ID Number:
1986.0021.05
Accession number:
1986.0021
Catalog number:
1986.0021.05
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-2780-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1331137

"Over the Rainbow"

Publisher:
Leo Feist, Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 11 1/2 in x 8 1/2 in; 29.21 cm x 21.59 cm
Object Name:
sheet music
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Publishing date:
1939
Credit Line:
Gift of Ruth Mildred Hunter
ID Number:
1986.0021.28
Catalog number:
1986.0021.28
Accession number:
1986.0021
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Sheet Music
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-2941-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1331165
Online Media:

"The Trolley Song"

Depicted (sitter):
Garland, Judy  Search this
Publisher:
Leo Feist, Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in x 9 in; 30.48 cm x 22.86 cm
Object Name:
sheet music
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Publishing date:
1944
Subject:
Motion Pictures  Search this
ID Number:
1985.0808.14
Accession number:
1985.0808
Catalog number:
1985.0808.14
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Movie Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-012c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_681577

"That's How I Need You"

Publisher:
Leo Feist, Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 14 in x 10 1/2 in; 35.56 cm x 26.67 cm
Object Name:
sheet music
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Publishing date:
1912
ID Number:
1985.0624.09
Accession number:
1985.0624
Catalog number:
1985.0624.09
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-f393-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_682642

"Star Eyes"

Depicted (sitter):
Skelton, Red  Search this
Powell, Eleanor  Search this
Publisher:
Leo Feist Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in x 9 in; 30.48 cm x 22.86 cm
Object Name:
sheet music
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Publishing date:
1943
ID Number:
1985.0506.10
Accession number:
1985.0506
Catalog number:
1985.0506.10
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-edf5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_681481

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