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Blake, Eubie (James Herbert), 1883-1983
Miller, F. E.
2 Items (manuscripts, 32 cm.)
1 Item (copy score, 32 cm.)
1 Item (copy score, 28 cm.)
1 Item (manuscript, 28 cm.)
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Archives Center, National Museum of American History
3 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Ole man river lonely now is contained in one folder consisting of 1 three page piano vocal score, 1 three page conductor score and 1 part in F Major concert, and 2 lyric sheets -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (Blake, Whaley?).
Piano vocal score lyrics begin "The levy is obsolete, gone are those dancing feet ...". Conductor score does not indicate instrumentation. Conductor score includes lyrics as above. Part for 1 voice - baritone. Lyrics as above. 1 lyric sheet begins as above. 1 lyric sheet begins "If you think she's dumb, yes she's dumb like Solomon ...". Sheet may b...