Cover image for Duke Ellington, the 100th anniversary collection : [piano, vocal, chords]
Duke Ellington, the 100th anniversary collection : [piano, vocal, chords]
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974.
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Works. Selections
Publication Information:
Miami, Fla. : Warner Bros. Publications, [1999]

Physical Description:
1 score (215 pages) : portrait ; 31 cm
General Note:
Popular songs for voice and piano, plus chord symbols ; several pieces for piano solo.
Birmingham breakdown -- The creole love call -- Doin' the crazy walk -- I'm so in love with you -- Ring dem bells -- Mood indigo -- Rockin' in rhythm -- It don't mean a thing (If it ain't got that swing) -- Your love has faded -- Sophisticated lady -- Drop me off in Harlem -- Black & tan fantasy -- Solitude -- In a sentimental mood -- Echoes of Harlem -- Azure -- Black butterfly -- Alabamy home -- Prelude to a kiss -- Caravan -- The jeep is jumping -- I let a song go out of my heart -- Lost in meditation -- Please forgive me -- I'm riding on the moon and dancing on the stars -- The gal from Joe's -- Something to live for -- Old King Dooji -- Cottontail -- In a mellow tone -- Boy meets horn -- All too soon -- Bojangles -- Dusk -- I never felt this way before -- Ko-ko -- Lady in blue -- Bli-blip -- Morning glory -- Serenade to Sweden -- Chelsea Bridge -- The brown skin gal in the calico gown -- Day dream -- I got it bad (And that ain't good -- Rocks in my bed -- Take the "A" train -- Duke's place (C jam blues) [piano/vocal] -- C jam blues [piano solo] -- Don't get around much anymore -- Five o'clock drag -- Perdido -- Warm valley -- Across the tracks blues -- Harlem airshaft -- Rockabye river -- Do nothin' till you hear from me -- On becoming a square (a.k.a. "Altitude") -- Main stem -- I'm beginning to see the light -- Stomp, look and listen -- Everything but you -- Hit me with a hot note and watch me bounce! -- Time's a-wastin' -- I'm just a lucky so-and-so -- Just squeeze me (But don't tease me) -- Come Sunday -- Clothed woman -- Lush life -- Air conditioned jungle -- Love you madly -- half the fun -- Isfahan (a.k.a. "Elf") : from Impression of the Far East suite -- Paris blues -- Satin doll -- Imagine my frustration.
Format :
Musical Score


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M1630.18.E55 D844 1999 Musical Score Grosvenor Room-Oversize

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This new folio celebrates the 100th anniversary of Duke Ellington's life. There are 75 compositions covering the years from the 1920s to the 1960s. Included is some of Ellington's band repertoire that is hard to find: Cottontail * Half the Fun * Isfahan * Main Stem * Old King Dooji * Warm Valley. The songs are laid out according to the year written.