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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 part

The girl in my dreams tries to look like you is contained in one folder consisting of 1 lead sheet in G Major concert -- in pencil -- in unidentified hand.

Lead sheet for voice. Lyrics begin "Your smile, I shall never forget ...". -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.

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Creators:
Corlin, Portia Norvo
Norvo, Red, 1908-1999
Dates:
1932-1998
Size:
4 Cubic feet (7 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0858
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Correspondence, transcripts of interviews, photographs, a biography, a discography, an award, printed material and other miscellany documenting the life and career of Red Norvo.

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Creators:
Johnson, Raymond
Ellington, Mercer Kennedy, 1919-1996 (musician)
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (manuscript, 32 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

1 score

Heart beat is contained in one folder consisting of 1 two-page piano vocal score in Ab Major concert -- in pencil -- in unidentified hand (ME?).

Piano vocal score lyrics begin "Can you hear my heart beat ...". -- from the Duke Ellington Library.

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Creators:
Hodges, Johnny
Ellington, Mercer Kennedy, 1919-1996 (musician)
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (manuscript, 23 cm.)
9 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

9 parts and 1 score

Figurine is contained in two folders consisting of 1 six page conductor score and 9 parts in F Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (ME, Whaley?).

Folder A contains conductor score. Score indicates parts for Johnny, clarinet, trumpet, trombone, vibes, guitar, bass.

Folder B contains parts for 2 reeds - Rab, clarinet; trumpet; trombone; bass; drums; vibes; guitar; piano. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.

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Creators:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974
Ellington, Mercer Kennedy, 1919-1996 (musician)
Dates:
1938
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 31 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

1 part.

Pigeons and peppers is contained in one folder consisting of 1 published part in Eb Major concert -- in ink.

Part for piano.

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Creators:
Hodges, Johnny
Ellington, Mercer Kennedy, 1919-1996 (musician)
Smith, Guy
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (copy score, 32 cm.)
1 Item (manuscript, 29 cm.)
1 Item (copy score, 28 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0415
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

3 parts

No one is contained in one folder consisting of 1 lead sheet and 1 part in Db Major concert, and 1 lyric sheet -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (Whaley, other?).

Lead sheet for unidentified treble instrument. Part for piano. Lyric sheet begins "No one, no one, could make me feel like you ...". -- 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.)
1 Item (manuscript, 29 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0415
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

2 parts

Way way back is contained in one folder consisting of 1 lead sheet and 1 part in F Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (Whaley, other?).

Lead sheet for unidentified treble instrument. Part for piano. Part appears incomplete. -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.

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Creators:
Edelson, Rachel Goodman
National Museum of American History. Division of Musical History.
Brahms, Johannes, 1833-1897
Dates:
circa 1964
Size:
1 Item (1 oversize file folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0381
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A poster documenting Goodman's 1964 tour to Japan and the published sheet music for Brahms's QUINTET FOR CLARINET IN A and SONATA FOR CLARINET IN B.

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Creators:
Carter, Benny, 1907-2003
Dates:
1928-2000
Size:
67.5 Cubic feet (182 boxes, 3 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0757
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The majority of the material in the Benny Carter Collection is dated from the late 1920s through the later half of the 1990s. Donated to the Smithsonian Institution in December, 2000, the bulk of the collection is comprised of original music manuscripts (full scores and parts), band books, and published sheet music from Benny Carter's prolific care...

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Creators:
Gillespie, Dizzy, 1917-1993
Fishman, Charles
Dates:
1941-2006
bulk 1987-1993
Size:
20 Cubic feet ( 31 boxes, 2 map folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0979
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection documents the career of noted American jazz musician Dizzy Gillespie, through a donation from his former manager, Charles Fishman.

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