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Creators:
Strayhorn, Billy (William Thomas), 1915-1967
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file
Size:
1 Item (mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm.)
2 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0415
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

1 part and an indefinite number of scores

Love like this can't last is contained in one folder consisting of 1 three page piano vocal score in C Major concert, and 1 three page piano vocal score and 1 lead sheet in G Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (BS, Whaley, other?).

Piano vocal score in C Major lyrics begin "Love like this can't last, your sweet kiss is too good to be true ...". Score appears incomplete. Piano vocal score in G Major lyrics begin as above. Lead sheet for voice. Lyrics begin as above. -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.

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Creators:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974
Level:
file
Size:
3 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
1 Item (part (photocopy), 30 cm.)
1 Item (part (photocopy), 28 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0415
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

5 scores

New York, New York is contained in one folder consisting of 3 three page piano vocal scores in Eb Major concert, and 2 three page piano vocal scores in Bb Major concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (Whaley, other?).

Piano vocal scores lyrics begin "New York, New York is a summer festival ...". -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.

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

2 scores

The beauty of God is contained in one of fifteen folders for "Sacred concert III" consisting of 1 four page short score and 1 twelve page short score in C Major concert -- in photocopy -- in unidentified hands.

Four page short score indicates parts for saxes, clarinet, voices. Lyrics begin "The beauty of God is indescribable ...". Twelve page short score indicates parts for baritone, voices. Lyrics begin as above. Score appears incomplete. -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.

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Creators:
Strayhorn, Billy (William Thomas), 1915-1967
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm.)
2 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
1 Item (part (photocopy), 28 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0415
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

4 scores

Violet blue is contained in one folder consisting of 1 two page short score, 2 two page piano vocal scores and 1 three page piano vocal score in F Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (BS, Whaley?).

Short score indicates parts for clarinet, trumpets, trombone. Short score appears incomplete. Two page piano vocal scores do not include lyrics. Three page piano vocal score lyrics begin "Yellow the daffodil, violet the morning sky ...". -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.

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

2 scores

99% won't do is contained in one of twenty two folders for "Sacred concert I" consisting of 1 two page short score and 1 two page piano vocal score in F Major concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).

Short score does not indicate instrumentation. Short score includes lyrics. Lyrics begin "Ninety nine percent won't do. No, no, won't do ...". Piano vocal score lyrics begin as above. -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.

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Creators:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 31 cm.)
1 Item (mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 26 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0415
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

1 part and 1 score

Barzallai Lou is contained in one folder consisting of 1 two page short score and 1 lead sheet in g minor concert -- in pencil -- in unidentified hand (DE?).

Short score indicates parts for sax, baritone, Rex. Short score appears incomplete. Lead sheet for unidentified treble instrument. -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.

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Creators:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974
Level:
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Size:
2 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0415
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

1 part and 1 score.

Aris is contained in one of two folders for "New Orleans suite" consisting of 1 four page short score and 1 lead sheet in F Major concert -- in ink -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).

Short score indicates parts for saxes, baritone, trumpets, trombones. Lead sheet for baritone. -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.

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Size:
1 Item (copy score, 36 cm.)
1 Item (part (photocopy), 28 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0415
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

2 scores

Swivel is contained in one of four folders for "Pousse cafe" consisting of 2 two page piano vocal scores in F Major concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in unidentified hand (ME?).

Piano vocal scores lyrics begin "Wake up and live a little ...". -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.

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Creators:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (copy score, 32 cm.)
1 Item (part (photocopy), 32 cm.)
1 Item (copy score, 30 cm.)
1 Item (part (photocopy), 29 cm.)
2 Items (parts (photocopies), 28 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0415
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

6 parts

Freedom - word you heard is contained in one of forty eight folders for "Sacred concert II" consisting of 6 lead sheets in Eb Major concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in unidentified hands.

Lead sheets for voice (6). Lyrics begin "Freedom, freedom, freedom's what you thought you heard ...". -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.

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Creators:
Hibbler, Al
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (copy score, 32 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0415
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

1 score

How long is contained in one folder consisting of 1 two page piano vocal score in Bb Major concert -- in ink -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).

Piano vocal score lyrics begin "How long, how long has that ev'ning train been gone ...". Piano vocal score appears incomplete. -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.

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