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Creators:
Copeland, Ray
Ellington, Mercer Kennedy, 1919-1996 (musician)
Level:
file
Size:
2 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

2 scores

I'm hooked is contained in one folder consisting of 1 three page piano vocal score in Eb Major concert and 1 three page piano vocal score in F Major concert -- in ink -- in unidentified hands (Whaley, other?).

Piano vocal score lyrics begin "I'm hooked in your deal that I fell for you right off the reel ...". -- from the Duke Ellington Library.

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Creators:
Harold, William
King, Wayne (musician)
Kahn, Gus, 1886-1941
Level:
file
Size:
4 Items (manuscripts, 32 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

4 parts

Goofus is contained in one folder consisting of 4 parts in Bb Major concert -- in pencil -- in unidentified hand (Tizol?).

Parts for 3 reeds - Jonny, Otto, tenor; 1 trombone - 2. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.

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Creators:
Contreras, Jose Melendez
Puerto Rico. Division of Community Education. Department of Education
Puerto Rico. Division of Community Education. Department of Education
Dates:
1977
Level:
file
Size:
1 Poster (Ink on paper., 68.3 x 47.7 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0615
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Jose Melendez Contreras began his career in the DIVEDCO workshop in 1952 and worked there as a graphic artist for posters and as a book illustrator until 1977. This is one of the last posters he made for DIVEDCO. A master of angular compositions, in this Christmas poster he shows a close-up of a musician singing and playing a traditional guiro with...

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Creators:
Gregory, Thelma
Morris, Gregory
Dates:
1965-1969
Size:
3 Items (3 folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0383
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection consists of two newsclippings, and an advertising yearbook documenting Strayhorn's career as Duke Ellington's chief arranger, co-composer, lyricist, and emergency fill-in at the piano.

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Creators:
Morton, Azariah
Mount Zion Baptist Church (Newark (N.J.))
Dates:
1990
Size:
0.1 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0384
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection consists of a single memorial program documenting the April 9, 1990 funeral of Sarah Vaughan at the Mount Zion Baptist Church, Newark, New Jersey.

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Creators:
Coward, Noel, 1899-1973
Ellington, Mercer Kennedy, 1919-1996 (musician)
Level:
file
Size:
14 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

14 parts

Zigeuner is contained in one folder consisting of 14 parts in Eb Major concert -- in ink -- in identified hand (Williams).

Parts for 5 reeds - alto 1, alto 3, tenor 1, tenor 2, baritone; 3 trumpets - 1, 2, 4; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3; bass; guitar; piano. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.

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Creators:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974
Ellington, Mercer Kennedy, 1919-1996 (musician)
Strayhorn, Billy (William Thomas), 1915-1967
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 29 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0415
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

1 part

Bugle breaks is contained in one folder consisting of 1 lead sheet in Bb Major concert -- in ink -- in unidentified hand (BS?).

Lead sheet for unidentified treble instrument. -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.

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Creators:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974
Ellington, Mercer Kennedy, 1919-1996 (musician)
Gordon, Irving
Dates:
1943
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 31 cm.)
1 Item (conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 30 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0415
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

2 scores

Tonight I shall sleep is contained in one folder consisting of 2 published two page piano vocal scores in Eb Major concert -- in ink.

Piano vocal scores lyrics begin "I lost that uncertain feeling that filled me with so many qualms ...". -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.

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Creators:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974
Ellington, Mercer Kennedy, 1919-1996 (musician)
George, Don
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (copy score, 32 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0415
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

1 part

Time's a-wastin' is contained in one folder consisting of 1 lead sheet in Eb Major concert -- in ink -- in unidentified hand.

Lead sheet for voice. Lyrics begin "Listen, baby, the time's a-wastin' an' I'm tellin' ya it's disgracein' ...". -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.

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Creators:
Hodges, Johnny
Ellington, Mercer Kennedy, 1919-1996 (musician)
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (copy score, 32 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0415
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

1 part

D.A. blues is contained in one folder consisting of 1 part in C Major concert -- in ink -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).

Part for piano. -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.

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