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Creators:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974
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file
Size:
1 Item (manuscript, 37 cm.)
1 Item (part (photocopy), 36 cm.)
1 Item (part (photocopy), 33 cm.)
1 Item (part (photocopy), 32 cm.)
1 Item (part (photocopy), 22 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0415
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

5 scores

Hallelujah is contained in two of fifteen folders for "Sacred concert III" consisting of 1 fifteen page conductor score, 1 four page short score, and 3 two page short scores in C Major concert -- in pencil and photocopy -- in identified hand (Cohen) and unidentified hands.

Folder A contains conductor score. Score indicates parts for altos, tenors, baritone, voices, piano. Lyrics begin "Hallelujah, hallelujah ...". Score appears incomplete.

Folder B contains short scores. Short scores indicate parts for saxes, trombones, voices. Lyrics begin as above. 1 two page short score appears incomplete. -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.

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

1 score

He should'a flip'd when he flop'd is contained in one folder consisting of 1 three page piano vocal score in F Major concert -- in pencil -- in unidentified hand.

Piano vocal score lyrics begin "A tricksta' trip'd when he hop'd ...". -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.

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Creators:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974
Petremont, Patricia
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (copy score, 32 cm.)
1 Item (part (photocopy), 32 cm.)
1 Item (manuscript, 32 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0415
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

3 parts

How foolish can you get is contained in one folder consisting of 3 lead sheets in C Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands.

Lead sheets for voice (3). Lyrics begin "How foolish can you get? How silly can you be? ...". -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.

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Creators:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974
Level:
item
Size:
4 Items (parts (photocopies), 32 cm.)
2 Items (parts (photocopies), 28 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

6 scores

Freedom #3 is contained in one of eighty five folders for "Sacred concert II" consisting of 4 one page conductor scores and 2 one page short scores in Eb Major concert -- in photocopy -- in unidentified hand.

Conductor scores do not indicate instrumentation. Short scores indicate parts for choir and appear incomplete. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.

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Creators:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974
George, Don
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (manuscript, 29 cm.)
1 Item (part (photocopy), 32 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0415
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

2 parts

Poco mucho is contained in one folder consisting of 2 lead sheets in Eb Major concert -- in pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands.

Lead sheets for voice (2). Lyrics begin "Usted son poco mucho ...". -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.

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Creators:
McGrane, Paul
Lenk, Harry
Drake, Ervin
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (manuscript, 19 cm.)
1 Item (part (photocopy), 29 cm.)
1 Item (part (photocopy), 21 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0415
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

3 scores

We're quits, we're splits, we're through is contained in one folder consisting of 2 four page piano vocal scores and 1 one page piano vocal score in G Major concert -- in pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (ME, other?).

Four page piano vocal scores lyrics begin "Yesterday you turned around, you said to see a friend ...". One page piano vocal score lyrics begin "Send ...". One page score subtitled "Intro." -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.

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Creators:
Anderson, William
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (copy score, 32 cm.)
1 Item (part (photocopy), 32 cm.)
1 Item (manuscript, 29 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0415
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

1 part and an indefinite number of scores

Yeah! is contained in one folder consisting of 2 one page short scores and 1 lead sheet in F Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands.

Short scores do not indicate instrumentation. Copyist's use of different key signatures in treble and bass clefs suggests parts for Bb transposing instrument. Lead sheet for unidentified treble instrument. -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.

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Creators:
Ellington, Mercer Kennedy, 1919-1996 (musician)
Johnson, Raymond
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (copy score, 32 cm.)
1 Item (manuscript, 29 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0415
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

1 part and 1 score

Somebody is contained in one folder consisting of 1 three page piano vocal score and 1 lead sheet in F Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (ME, other?).

Piano vocal score lyrics begin "It's the same ole story ev'ry time I hear the blues ...". Piano vocal score appears incomplete. Lead sheet for voice. Lyrics begin as above. -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.

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

2 scores

I'd better go to sleep is contained in one folder consisting of 2 three-page piano vocal scores in Eb Major concert -- in ink -- in unidentified hands (ME, other?).

Piano vocal scores lyrics begin "I'd better go to sleep n' sleep n' sleep n' move my day dream out of sight ...". -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.

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Creators:
Ellington, Mercer Kennedy, 1919-1996 (musician)
Henderson, Luther
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (copy score, 32 cm.)
1 Item (manuscript, 29 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0415
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

2 parts

She wouldn't be moved is contained in one folder consisting of 2 lead sheets in Bb Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (Whaley, other?).

Lead sheets for voice (2). Lyrics begin "There she was standin' there ...". -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.

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