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And so to bed [music]

Composer:
Dolan, Robert Emmett  Search this
Lyricist:
Mercer, Johnny, 1909-1976  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (conductor score, 31 cm.)
12 Items (copy scores, 31 cm.)
Container:
Box 20 (Series 1), Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Conductor scores
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Scope and Contents:
see Subseries 1E
12 parts and 1 score
And so to bed is contained in one folder consisting of a full conductor score -- in pencil -- in concert C and 12 parts -- in ink -- key of F Major concert -- in unidentified hand.
parts for flute, clarinets 1 & 2, trumpet, horn, violins 1, 2, & 3, viola, cello, bass, and piano.
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.
Unsigned Strayhorn composition.
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:
Conductor scores
Copy scores
Manuscripts
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 / 1.1.2: A Titles
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep80d413dde-f2c6-4085-9ea8-f83dbae2e067
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0301-ref37219

Arthur Murray taught me dancing in a hurry [music]

Composer:
Schertzinger, Victor  Search this
Lyricist:
Mercer, Johnny, 1909-1976  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Extent:
11 Items (copy scores, 31 cm.)
1 Item (conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 30 cm.)
Container:
Box 22 (Series 1), Folder 12
Type:
Archival materials
Conductor scores
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Piano vocal scores
Published sheet music
Date:
1942
Scope and Contents:
see also oversize
10 parts and 1 score
Arthur Murray taught me dancing in a hurry is contained in two folders consisting of 1 nine page score in G Major concert, 10 parts in Ab Major concert, and a published sheet in C Major -- in pencil. -- in unidentified hands (BS, Whaley?).
Folder A contains score for 5 saxes - 1, 2, 3, 4 and baritone; 3 trumpets - 1, 2, 3; 3 trombones - 1, 2, unidentified; guitar, bass.
Folder B contains parts for Chauncey, Otto, Carney, Wallace, Ray, Rex, Brown, Tizol, Tricky, Guy. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
Biographical / Historical:
copyright 1942, Shapiro. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book on the score: 137.
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. Folder B -- 19p.
Publication:
New York, NY, Famous Music Corporation, 1942
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:
Conductor scores
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 / 1.1.2: A Titles
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8a4753f65-d931-478d-89ee-5fafde282f5a
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0301-ref37306

Blues in the night [music]

Composer:
Arlen, Harold  Search this
Lyricist:
Mercer, Johnny, 1909-1976  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Extent:
5 Items (manuscripts, 32 cm.)
1 Item (part (photocopy), 28 cm.)
14 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
1 Item (conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 30 cm.)
4 Items (conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 28 cm.)
1 Item (mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 31 cm.)
2 Items (mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm.)
1 Item (manuscript, 30 cm.)
Container:
Box 57 (Series 1), Folder 20-23
Type:
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Conductor scores
Copy scores
Holographs
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Piano conductor scores
Piano vocal scores
Published sheet music
Short scores
Date:
1941
Scope and Contents:
16 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Blues in the night is contained in four folders consisting of 13 scores and 16 parts in Ab, Db, Bb, D, and E Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (DE, BS, Whaley?).
Folder A contains 1 two page piano conductor score, 1 four page short score, 1 three page short score, 1 five page conductor score, 1 one page piano conductor score and 1 five page short score in Ab Major concert, and 1 four page short score in Db Major concert. Five page conductor score indicates parts for alto; 2 trumpets - 1, 2; trombone; bass. Five page short score indicates parts for Rab, Otto, clarinet, Carney; trumpet; Tricky, Brown, Tizol. Remaining scores do not indicate instrumentation. One page piano conductor score appears to be incomplete.
Folder B contains 1 four page published piano conductor score and 3 published parts in Bb Major concert. Score does not indicate instrumentation. Parts for alto 1; drums; guitar.
Folder C contains 1 eight page conductor score in D Major concert, 1 one page conductor score in Ab Major concert, 1 four page short score in an unknown key, and 1 four page published piano vocal score in Bb Major concert. Eight page score indicates parts for sax, baritone; trumpets; trombones; bass; voice. One page score does not indicate instrumentation and appears incomplete. Four page short score indicates parts for sax, baritone; trumpets; trombone. Short score is untitled and relationship to other items is unclear.
Folder D contains 1 one page short score and 13 parts in E Major concert. Short score (photocopy) is for last chords only. Short score indicates parts for clarinet, alto, Paul. Parts for 5 reeds - alto 1, alto 3, tenor 1, tenor 2, baritone; 4 trumpets - 1, 2, 3, 4; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3; bass. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
Biographical / Historical:
There appear to be numbers from the Duke Ellington Band Book on some of the items: 203, 121.
General:
Clarinet part for Fancy Dan, and trombone 2 and bass parts for Sunnyside appear on the verso of three page short score in Folder A. Short score in Folder D (photocopy) originally noted on the verso of Stormy weather. 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:
My mama done tol' me.
Publication:
New York, NY, Remick Music Corporation, 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
Conductor scores
Copy scores
Holographs
Holographs
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Piano conductor scores
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 / 1.1.3: B Titles
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep88f4e4a5f-9699-484a-b02c-2148a6bec027
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0301-ref38057

Come rain or shine [music]

Composer:
Arlen, Harold  Search this
Lyricist:
Mercer, Johnny, 1909-1976  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm.)
8 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
4 Items (manuscripts, 32 cm.)
Container:
Box 79 (Series 1), Folder 7
Type:
Archival materials
Conductor scores
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Piano conductor scores
Short scores
Scope and Contents:
see also Subseries 1.3
7 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Come rain or shine is contained in one folder consisting of 1 five page short score in Ab Major concert, 1 two page piano conductor score in C Major concert, 1 two page piano conductor score, 1 three page piano conductor score and 1 part in Bb Major concert, and 1 six page conductor score, 1 four page short score and 6 parts in Db Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (BS, Whaley?).
Five page short score in Ab indicates parts for vocals, reeds, baritone, trumpets, trombones. Six page conductor score in Db does not indicate parts. Score includes lyrics. Lyrics begin "I'm gonna love you ...". Two page piano conductor score in C does not indicate parts. Two page piano conductor score in Bb indicates parts for baritone, trumpets, trombones. Four page short score in Db indicates parts for sax, baritone, trumpets, trombones. Three page piano conductor score in Bb does not indicate parts. Parts in Db for 4 voices - soprano, alto, tenor, bass; 1 trumpet - Cat; piano. Part in Bb for piano. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
Biographical / Historical:
Statement of responsibility taken from Popular Music, 1920-1979, ed. Nat Shapiro.
General:
An untitled part for trumpet is noted on the verso of the two page piano conductor score in C Major concert. 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.
Unsigned Strayhorn composition.
Other Title:
Rain or shine.
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:
Conductor scores
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Piano conductor 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 / 1.1.4: C
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep868ec4bd1-5c4d-43b1-9555-5d72fc8ffce5
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0301-ref38668

Day in day out [music]

Composer:
Bloom, Rube, 1902-1976  Search this
Lyricist:
Mercer, Johnny, 1909-1976  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Extent:
11 Items (mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm.)
22 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
Container:
Box 90 (Series 1), Folder 13-15
Type:
Archival materials
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Short scores
Scope and Contents:
32 parts and 1 score
Day in day out is contained in three folders consisting of 1 six page short score and 23 parts in G Major concert, 3 parts in Eb Major concert, and 6 parts in Bb Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (BS, Mullins, Whaley, other?).
Folder A contains short score. Short score indicates parts for Otto, Rab, Sears, 4 trumpets, Brown.
Folder B contains parts in 2 groupings -- (i) Parts in Eb Major for 2 reeds - Procope, Gonsalves; 1 trumpet - Andres. -- (ii) Parts in G Major for 2 reeds - Barney, Carney; 4 trumpets - Cooty, Wallace, Mullins, Rex; 2 trombones - Brown, Tricky; 1 unidentified bass instrument (bass?); 1 guitar - Guy.
Folder C contains parts in 2 groupings - (i) Parts in G Major for 5 reeds - Toby, Rab, Jimmie, Sears, Carney; 4 trumpets - Cat, Scad, Taft, Rex; 2 trombones - Jones, Wilbur; bass; guitar. -- (ii) Parts in Bb Major for 1 reed - tenor 4; 3 trumpets - 1, 3, 4; 2 trombones - 1, 3. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
Biographical / Historical:
Statement of resposnsibility taken 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.
Condition: fair, tape.
Unsigned Strayhorn composition.
Other Title:
In out day.
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)
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 / 1.1.5: D
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep83d7d28e8-9d1d-4da7-a20b-2fa9dc8d20bf
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0301-ref38965

Days of wine and roses [music]

Composer:
Mancini, Henry  Search this
Lyricist:
Mercer, Johnny, 1909-1976  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm.)
35 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
2 Items (parts (photocopies), 32 cm.)
Container:
Box 92 (Series 1), Folder 1-2
Type:
Archival materials
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Short scores
Scope and Contents:
see also Subseries 1.3
37 parts and 1 score
Days of wine and roses is contained in two folders consisting of 1 three page short score and 14 parts in Eb Major concert, 9 parts in Db Major concert, and 14 parts in Bb Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (BS, Whaley, Henderson, others?).
Folder A contains short score and 13 parts in Eb Major. Short score indicates parts for sax, Chuck. Parts for 3 reeds - alto 3, tenor 2, baritone; 4 trumpets - 1, 2, 3 (2), 4; 3 trombones - 1, 2 (2), 3; bass.
Folder B contains parts in 5 groupings -- (i) Part in Eb Major for 1 reed - alto 1. -- (ii) Parts in Db Major for 1 reed - Carney; 1 trumpet - Cat; 1 trombone - Tricky. -- (iii) Parts in Db Major for 1 reed - Ben; 2 trumpets - Wally, Rex. -- (iv) Parts in Db Major for 1 trumpet - Taft; 1 trombone - Jones; guitar. -- (v) Parts in Bb Major for 4 reeds - Pro, Paul, Jimmy, Carney; 5 trumpets - Cat, Cook, Rick, Terry, Nance; 3 trombones - Jackson, Britt, trombone 2; bass; drums. -- All items except trumpet 2 and trombone 3 parts from Folder A from the Duke Ellington Library.
Biographical / Historical:
Remaining parts from the Mercer Ellington Library. Statement of responsibility taken from Popular Music, 1920-1979, ed. Nat Shapiro. There appear to be numbers from the Duke Ellington Library: 121, 170, 24.
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.
Other Title:
W & R.
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)
Photocopies
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 / 1.1.5: D
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8d5e778c4-b183-448f-94e9-cfd536fd33ae
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0301-ref38970

Early autumn [music]

Composer:
Burns, Ralph, 1922-2001  Search this
Herman, Woody, 1913-1987  Search this
Lyricist:
Mercer, Johnny, 1909-1976  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Extent:
3 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
Container:
Box 109 (Series 1), Folder 6
Type:
Archival materials
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Scope and Contents:
see also Subseries 1.3
3 parts
Early autumn is contained in one folder consisting of 3 parts in C Major concert (?) -- in ink -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Parts for 1 reed - tenor; 2 trombones - 1, 2. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
Biographical / Historical:
Statement of responsibility taken 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.
Condition: fair.
Unsigned Strayhorn composition.
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)
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 / 1.1.6: E
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8882a4ddb-3238-476b-bc62-aea16b528bf9
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0301-ref39366

G. I. jive [music]

Composer:
Mercer, Johnny, 1909-1976  Search this
Arranger:
Alexander, Van  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Extent:
9 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
1 Item (conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 31 cm.)
15 Items (conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 27 cm.)
Container:
Box 126 (Series 1), Folder 4-6
Type:
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Copy scores
Music
Parts (musical)
Piano vocal scores
Sheet music
Date:
1943
Scope and Contents:
see also Subseries 1.3
24 parts and 1 score.
G. I. jive is contained in two folders consisting of 1 two-page published piano vocal score and 24 parts in C Major concert -- in ink -- in unidentified hand.
Folder A contains parts for 3 reeds - alto 3, tenor 4, baritone; 3 trumpets - 1, 2, 4; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3.
Folder B contains piano vocal score and published parts. Piano vocal score lyrics begin "This is the G. I. jive, man alive ...". Parts for 5 reeds - alto 1, alto 3, tenor 2, tenor 4, baritone 5; 3 trumpets - 1, 2, 3; 2 trombones - 1, 2; violin 1; bass; drums; guitar; piano. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
Biographical / Historical:
There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 322.
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.
Publication:
New York, N.Y., Capitol Songs, Inc., 1943
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
Sheet music -- 20th century
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 / 1.1.8: G
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep82ac34818-9304-4b7e-91c2-fa11b15a2058
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0301-ref39892

Laura [music]

Composer:
Raskin, David  Search this
Lyricist:
Mercer, Johnny, 1909-1976  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm.)
9 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
8 Items (parts (photocopies), 32 cm.)
2 Items (manuscripts, 32 cm.)
6 Items (parts (photocopies), 28 cm.)
Container:
Box 197, Folder 6-8
Type:
Archival materials
Conductor scores
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Short scores
Scope and Contents:
see also Subseries 1.3 sa Subseries 1.2
23 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Laura is contained in three folders consisting of 1 five page short score and 16 parts in c minor concert, 1 four page short score and 7 parts in bb minor concert, and 1 three page conductor score in Eb Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (BS, Whaley, Sanders, Jones, other?).
Folder A contains short score in c minor. Short score indicates parts for Paul, baritone, trumpets.
Folder B contains parts in 3 groupings -- (i) Parts in bb minor for 2 reeds - Rab, Sears; 2 trumpets - Ray, Cat; 2 trombones - Tricky, Jones; bass. -- (ii) Parts in c minor for 4 reeds - Procope, Johnny, Jimmy, Carney; 4 trumpets - Nathan, Herb, Cook, unidentified; 2 trombones - Butter, 2; bass. -- (iii) Parts in c minor for 1 reed - Harry (2); 2 trumpets - Terry, Cat; 1 trombone - Britt.
Folder C contains short score in bb minor and conductor score in Eb Major. Short score. Short score does not indicate instrumentation and appears incomplete. Conductor score indicates parts for alto, tenor, trumpet, trombone, bass, piano. Conductor score appears incomplete. -- All items except Folder B, grouping ii from the Duke Ellington Library.
Biographical / Historical:
Folder B, grouping ii from the Mercer Ellington Library. Statement of responsibility taken from Popular Music, 1920-1979, ed. Nat Shapiro. There appear to be numbers from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 57, 338.
General:
A part for an untitled piece is noted on the verso of the short score in Folder A. A part for an untitled piece is noted on the verso of the short score in Folder C. 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.
Unsigned Strayhorn composition.
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.

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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
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Short scores
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 / 1.1.13: L
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Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0301-ref41736

Midnight sun [music] see oversize, see Subseries 1.3

Composer:
Hampton, Lionel  Search this
Burke, Sonny  Search this
Lyricist:
Mercer, Johnny, 1909-1976  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (manuscript, 32 cm.)
19 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
Container:
Box 220, Folder 10
Type:
Archival materials
Conductor scores
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Scope and Contents:
19 parts and 1 score
Midnight sun is contained in one folder consisting of 1 fourteen page conductor score in F Major concert, 13 parts in Bb Major concert, and 6 parts in Eb Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Conductor score does not indicate instrumentation. Parts in Bb Major for 5 reeds - alto flute 1, alto flute 2, Rab, tenor, baritone; 2 trumpets - 1, 2; trombone; bass; drums; guitar; vibes; piano. Parts in Eb Major for 2 reeds - clarinet, tenor; trumpet; 2 trombones - 1, 2; bass. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
Biographical / Historical:
Statement of responsibility taken 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.
Condition: fair, tape.
Unsigned Strayhorn composition.
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:
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 / 1.1.14: M
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Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0301-ref42454

Moon river [music]

Composer:
Mancini, Henry  Search this
Lyricist:
Mercer, Johnny, 1909-1976  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 34 cm.)
16 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
7 Items (parts (photocopies), 32 cm.)
6 Items (parts (photocopies), 28 cm.)
Container:
Box 230, Folder 7-8
Type:
Archival materials
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Short scores
Scope and Contents:
29 parts and 1 score
Moon river is contained in two folders consisting of 1 four page short score and 29 parts in C Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (DE, Whaley?).
Folder A contains short score. Short score indicates parts for clarinet, sax, baritone, trumpets.
Folder B contains parts in 3 groupings -- (i) Parts for 5 reeds - Rab (2), Proc, Jimmy (2), Paul (2), Carney; 2 trumpets - 2, 4; 1 trombone - 3. -- (ii) Parts for 4 reeds - Rab (2), Pro, clarinet (2), Carney (2); 3 trombones - 1, 2 (2), 3 (2). -- (iii) Parts for 2 reeds - Pro (2), Paul; 2 trumpets - 1, 3; 1 trombone - 1.
Folder A and Folder B, grouping iii from the Duke Ellington Library.
Biographical / Historical:
Folder B, groupings i & ii from the Mercer Ellington Library. Statement of responsibility taken from Popular Music, 1920-1979, ed. Nat Shapiro. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 125.
General:
Parts for "A blues" are noted on the verso of parts in Folder B, groupings i & iii. 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.
Unsigned Strayhorn composition.
Other Title:
Mo ri.
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.

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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
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 / 1.1.14: M
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8b750f83e-002e-4d1a-b427-cb34d223adc1
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0301-ref42656

My shining hour [music]

Composer:
Arlen, Harold  Search this
Lyricist:
Mercer, Johnny, 1909-1976  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Extent:
13 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
Container:
Box 239, Folder 4
Type:
Archival materials
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Scope and Contents:
13 parts
My shining hour is contained in one folder consisting of 13 parts in C Major concert -- in ink -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Parts for 4 reeds - Nat, Jimmy, Skippy, Carney; 3 trumpets - Taft, Wallace, Baker; 3 trombones - Brown, Tricky, Tizol; 1 violin - Ray; bass; 1 guitar - Freddy. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
Biographical / Historical:
Statement of responsibility taken 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.
Condition: fair.
Unsigned Strayhorn composition.
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)
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 / 1.1.14: M
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Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8d202ad51-d2a3-4c3f-b5f6-2461decd31b5
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ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0301-ref42888

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
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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:
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ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0301-ref43349

Out of this world [music]

Composer:
Arlen, Harold  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), 28 cm.)
1 Item (mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm.)
11 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
Container:
Box 260, Folder 6
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
11 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Out of this world is contained in one folder consisting of 1 published four page piano vocal score, 1 eight page short score and 11 parts in Eb Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (BS, Whaley?).
Piano vocal score lyrics begin "You're clear out of this world ...". Short score indicates parts for Rab, Toby, Sears, Jim, Carney, Cat. Parts for 4 reeds - Toby, Sears, Jimmy, Carney; 4 trumpets - Cat, Rex, Ray, Taft; 3 trombones - Brown, Tricky, Jones. -- form the Duke Ellington Library.
Biographical / Historical:
There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 352.
General:
A part for "Dancing in the dark" is noted on the verso of this short score. 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, brittle.
Other Title:
Out world.
Publication:
New York, NY, Edwin H. Morris & Company, 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
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Duke Ellington Collection / Series 1: Music Manuscripts / 1.1: Music Manuscripts / 1.1.16: O
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Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep81fe7591e-3d03-464c-9a0f-77ff18f61fe4
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0301-ref43463

Pardon my southern accent [music]

Composer:
Mercer, Johnny, 1909-1976  Search this
Malneck, Matt  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Extent:
2 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
Container:
Box 261, Folder 13
Type:
Archival materials
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Scope and Contents:
2 parts
Pardon my southern accent is contained in one folder consisting of 2 parts in Eb Major concert -- in ink -- in unidentified hand (Parker?).
Parts for 1 reed - tenor 1; piano. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
Biographical / Historical:
Statement of responsibility taken 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.
Condition: fair, torn.
Unsigned Strayhorn composition.
Other Title:
Pardon my s.a.
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)
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 / 1.1.17: P
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Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8a953be49-be18-418c-b778-41aba6be5697
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0301-ref43536

Something's gotta give [music]

Composer:
Mercer, Johnny, 1909-1976  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (manuscript, 35 cm.)
1 Item (mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm.)
Container:
Box 348, Folder 14-15
Type:
Archival materials
Conductor scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Short scores
Scope and Contents:
see also OS
2 scores
Something's gotta give is contained in two folders consisting of 1 twenty five page conductor score in C Major concert and 1 two page short score in Eb Major concert -- in pencil -- in unidentified hands (BS, Whaley?).
Folder A contains conductor score. Conductor score indicates parts for 5 saxes, 3 trumpets, 1 trombone, bass, guitar, piano.
Folder B contains short score. Short score indicates parts for strings. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
Biographical / Historical:
Statement of responsibility taken 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.
Condition: fair, brittle.
Unsigned Strayhorn composition.
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:
Conductor scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Short scores
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 / 1.1.20: S
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8fd6cfa2d-4fa0-411a-82c4-984bf98c29fc
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0301-ref45292

Tangerine [music]

Composer:
Schertzinger, Victor  Search this
Lyricist:
Mercer, Johnny, 1909-1976  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm.)
Container:
Box 376, Folder 6
Type:
Archival materials
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Scope and Contents:
see Subseries 1.3 aka Tang
1 part
Tangerine is contained in one folder consisting of 1 part in Eb Major concert -- in pencil -- in unidentified hand (BS?).
Part for unidentified instrument (organ?). Part is noted on the verso of a part for "Piano solo." -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
Biographical / Historical:
Statement of responsibility taken from Popular Music, 1920-1979, ed. Nat Shapiro.
General:
A part for "Tang" is also noted on the verso of "Piano solo." 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.
Unsigned Strayhorn composition.
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
Parts (musical)
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: T
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8c3fcc1e5-f97d-4036-9c6b-c59745721fc8
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0301-ref45989

That old black magic [music]

Composer:
Arlen, Harold  Search this
Lyricist:
Mercer, Johnny, 1909-1976  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Extent:
19 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
4 Items (manuscripts, 32 cm.)
Container:
Box 379, Folder 14-15
Type:
Archival materials
Conductor scores
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Piano conductor scores
Scope and Contents:
see also Subseries 1.3
20 parts and an indefinite number of scores
That old black magic is contained in two folders consisting of 1 two page piano conductor score and 10 parts in C Major concert, 1 three page piano conductor score and 1 part in Eb Major concert, and 1 two page conductor score and 9 parts in D Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in identified hand (Lester) and unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Folder A contains parts in C Major for 2 reeds - alto 1, alto 2; 3 trumpets - 1, 2, 4; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3; bass; piano.
Folder B contains scores and remaining parts. Piano conductor score in Eb Major does not indicate instrumentation. Part in Eb Major for piano. Part appears incomplete. Piano conductor score in C Major does not indicate instrumentation and appears incomplete. Conductor score in D Major indicates parts for 5 reeds - alto 1, alto 3, tenor 2, tenor 4, baritone; 4 trumpets - 1, 2, 3, 4; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3. Score appears incomplete. Parts in D Major for 3 reeds - Rab, Sears, Carney; 3 trumpets - Cat, Rex, Taft; 3 trombones - Jones, Tricky, Brown. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
Biographical / Historical:
Statement of responsibility taken 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, Wayne Shirley, and Dr. Mark Tucker.
Condition: fair, worn, brittle.
Unsigned Strayhorn composition.
Other Title:
Black magic.
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:
Conductor scores
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Piano conductor 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 / 1.1.20: T
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep874caa760-976c-4598-b43f-fd5797b6e842
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0301-ref46074

Trav'lin' light [music]

Composer:
Mundy, James  Search this
Young, Trummy  Search this
Lyricist:
Mercer, Johnny, 1909-1976  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Extent:
8 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
Container:
Box 392, Folder 11
Type:
Archival materials
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Short scores
Scope and Contents:
7 parts and 1 score
Trav'lin' light is contained in one folder consisting of 1 one page short score in a minor concert (?) and 7 parts in Eb Major concert -- in ink -- in identified hand (Salaam) and unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Short score does not indicate instrumentation and appears incomplete. Parts for 3 reeds - alto, tenor, baritone; trumpet; trombone; bass; drums. Parts and score may not be related. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
Biographical / Historical:
Statement of responsibility taken 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, Wayne Shirley, and Dr. Mark Tucker.
Condition: fair, worn, tape.
Unsigned Strayhorn composition.
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)
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 / 1.1.20: T
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8dd3dae6c-d7ff-453b-91b7-6ef8f95fe6de
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0301-ref46434

You must have been a beautiful baby [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 (copy score, 28 cm.)
1 Item (copy score, 32 cm.)
Container:
Box 416, Folder 16
Type:
Archival materials
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Scope and Contents:
2 parts
You must have been a beautiful baby is contained in one folder consisting of 1 part in F Major concert, and 1 part in G Major concert -- in ink -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Parts for piano. Part in G Major appears incomplete. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
Biographical / Historical:
Statement of responsibility taken 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, Wayne Shirley, and Dr. Mark Tucker.
Condition: fair.
Unsigned Strayhorn composition.
Other Title:
Beautiful baby.
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)
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 / 1.1.25: Y
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep840ec19ef-752e-4b4e-8ab6-b26341fd161a
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0301-ref47297

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