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Creators:
Free, Jerry D.
International Battle of the Bands, Inc.
Dates:
1981-1998.
Size:
32 Cubic feet (88 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0677
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Business records, scrapbooks, audio disks, videotape, audio tape, and photographs documenting the business and entertainment activities at the International Battle of the Bands.

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Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (manuscript, 32 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

see All Too Soon

1 part

Too soon is contained in one folder consisting of 1 part in a minor concert (?) -- in pencil -- in unidentified hand (Tizol?).

Part for 1 reed - Paul. Part is contained with "Toto," from "Afro-Eurasian eclipse."

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Creators:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974
Level:
file
Size:
2 Items (manuscripts, 32 cm.)
1 Item (copy score, 32 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

2 parts and 1 score.

He is contained in one folder consisting of 1 four page conductor score and 2 parts in C Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).

Conductor score does not indicate parts. Score includes lyrics. Lyrics begin "He can turn the tides and calm the angry sea ...". Score appears incomplete. Parts for 1 voice - bass; piano. Lyrics as above. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.

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Creators:
Burns, Ralph
Dates:
circa 1940-1994
Size:
1 Cubic foot (4 boxes )
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0736
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection contains sheet music and presentation scores of songs written and arranged by composer Ralph Burns.

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Creators:
Rodgers, Richard
Hart, Lorenz
Dates:
1937
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 30 cm.)
22 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

see also oversize see also Subseries 1.3 sa Subseries 1.2

22 parts and 1 score.

Where or when is contained in one folder consisting of 1 published three-page piano vocal score and 4 parts in Eb Major concert, and 18 parts in Db Major concert -- in ink -- in identified hand (Whaley).

Items in 4 groupings -- (i) Piano vocal score. Lyrics begin "When you're awake the things you think ...". -- (ii) Parts in Db Major for 4 reeds - Rab, Proc, Paul, Carney; 5 trumpets - Taft, Cook, Cat, Terry, Baker; 3 trombones - Britt, Butter, John; bass. -- (iii) Parts in Eb Major for 3 violins - A/B, C, D; piano. Parts for violin A and violin B a...

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Creators:
Mercer, Johnny, 1909-1976
Alexander, Van
Dates:
1943
Level:
file
Size:
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.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

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.

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Creators:
Van Heusen, Jimmy, 1913-
Burke, Johnny
Dates:
1944
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 31 cm.)
1 Item (mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm.)
11 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

see also Subseries 1.3

11 parts and an indefinite number of scores.

Going my way is contained in two folders consisting of 1 published two page piano vocal score, 1 two page short score and 11 parts in Bb Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (BS, Whaley?).

Folder A contains scores. Piano vocal score lyrics begin "Good morning friend, it's certainly a pleasant time to walk ...". Short score indicates parts for Jimmy, Carney, 3 trumpets.

Folder B contains parts for 3 reeds - Rabbit, Jimmy, Carney; 4 trumpets - Rex, Ray, Taft, Scad; 3 trombones - Brown, Tricky, Tizol; guitar. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.

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Creators:
Dominguez, Alberto
Charles, Ray, 1930-
Russell, S. K.
Dates:
1939
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 28 cm.)
1 Item (manuscript, 31 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

see also OS

2 scores.

Frenesi is contained in one folder consisting of 1 published four-page piano vocal score and 1 three-page conductor score in Ab Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).

Lyrics for piano vocal score begin "Sometime ago I wandered down into old Mexico ...". Conductor score indicates parts for 4 saxes - 1, 2, 3, 4; 3 trumpets - 1, 2, 3; 3 trombones - 1, 2, unidentified; guitar; bass; drums. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.

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Creators:
Anderson, William "Cat", 1916-1981 ((musician))
Dates:
1940-1981
bulk 1963-1977
Size:
5 Cubic feet (12 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0630
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Primarily audiotapes, sheet music, and photographic images. Also: correspondence, newspaper clippings, magazine articles, itineraries, awards, and ephemera.,Of particular interest are recordings or photographic images, including the personalities listed below, and President and Mrs. Tubman of Liberia; also, two interviews and three recordings of Ca...

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Creators:
Trobbe, Cyrus (musician)
Dates:
ca. 1900-1982.
Size:
300 Cubic feet (322 record boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0242
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Includes: published music scores (1920-1980) collected by Cy Trobbe, scrapbooks documenting his music career (1919-1980), programs from musical presentations in San Francisco (1913-1980), disc recordings of Trobbe's radio broadcasts on KFRC in 1938; and a card catalog assembled by Trobbe of his collection, arranged by type of music.

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