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

1 score

I wonder why is contained in one folder consisting of 1 four page piano vocal score in F Major concert -- in ink -- in identified hand (Henderson).

Piano vocal score lyrics begin "I wonder why love left me ...". -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.

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Strayhorn, Billy (William Thomas), 1915-1967
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file
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1 Item (copy score, 32 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0415
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

1 score

Blues to be there is contained in one folder consisting of 1 two page piano conductor score in Db Major concert -- in ink -- in unidentified hand (Sanders?).

Piano conductor score indicates parts for saxes, trombones. -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.

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Strayhorn, Billy (William Thomas), 1915-1967
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file
Size:
1 Item (part (photocopy), 28 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0415
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

1 score

Overture to a jam session is contained in one folder consisting of 1 eight page short score in C Major concert (?) -- in photocopy -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).

Short score does not indicate instrumentation and appears incomplete. -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.

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Creators:
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

Who's to blame? 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 "Who's to blame when love's refrain is played no more ...". -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.

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Creators:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974
Strayhorn, Billy (William Thomas), 1915-1967
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item
Size:
1 Item (part (photocopy), 28 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0415
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

1 score

Hearsay is contained in one of three folders for "Deep south suite" consisting of 1 five page piano conductor score in G Major concert -- in photocopy -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).

Piano conductor score indicates part for tom-tom. -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.

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Creators:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974
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item
Size:
1 Item (part (photocopy), 22 cm.)
1 Item (part (photocopy), 28 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0415
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

2 scores

Sacred concert is contained in one of twenty six folders for "Sacred concert" consisting of 1 twenty nine page conductor score and 1 thirty page conductor score in C Major concert (?) -- in photocopy -- in unidentified hands.

Conductor scores are compilations of pieces from "Sacred concert I," "Sacred concert II," and "Sacred concert III." Twenty nine page score consists of eleven pieces and appears incomplete. Thirty page score consists of nine pieces. -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.

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Creators:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974
George, Don
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item
Size:
3 Items (parts (photocopies), 32 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0415
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

3 scores

Afraid is contained in one folder consisting of 3 three page piano vocal scores in C Major concert -- in photocopy -- in unidentified hands (Whaley, other?).

Piano vocal scores lyrics begin "I'm afraid of wanting you too much ...". -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.

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Jenkins, Freddie
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item
Size:
1 Item (copy score, 32 cm.)
1 Item (part (photocopy), 32 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0415
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

1 part and 1 score

Four-four in hand is contained in one folder consisting of 1 two page short score and 1 lead sheet in F Major concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).

Short score indicates parts for melody, brass, saxes, bass. Lead sheet for undientified treble instrument. -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.

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

1 score

Mother, her majesty the sea is contained in one of three folders for "The river" consisting of 1 five page short score in C Major concert -- in ink -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).

Short score indicates parts for flute, alto, clarinet, tenor, baritone, trumpets, trombones. -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.

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

1 score

Babe, where'd you go to is contained in one folder consisting of 1 two page piano vocal score in Eb Major concert -- in ink -- in unidentified hand (ME?).

Piano vocal score lyrics begin "Beside my old friends from five to ten years back ...". Score appears incomplete. -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.

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