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BENNY CARTER COLLECTION, 1928-2000
# 757

(67.5 cubic feet, 135 boxes and 3 oversize map folders)

Series 1: MUSIC MANUSCRIPTS, 1928-1990s

Series 1D: John Kirby Band Books
Box Folder Description
84 1 Alto Saxophone Band Book
9:20 Special (x2)
20th Century Closes
Again (Pub. piece from 20th Century Fox Picture- "Road House")
Baby Doll (by: Pete Clarke)
Ballerino (by: Nelson Williams, x2)
Begin the Beguine
Beethoven Riffs On
Brown Jug
Buddy
Bugler's Dilemma (by: Lou Singer)
But Beautiful (Pub. piece from Paramount Pictures- "Road to Rio")
"C"
Campus
Close Shave
Coming Back (by: Charles Shaver, x2)
Desert Night
Do You Savvy?
"Doin' the Copa" (John Kirby Series)
Dukes Idea
Ego (by: Pete Clarke)
Flamingo (x2)
Foolish Things
Funny That Way
Ghost of a Chance
Good Morning Heartaches
Hallucinations (by: Bud?)
Heart Stood Still
Honeysuckle
I Never Knew
I'm Just A Lucky So-And-So
I'm Scared
INF
It's Wonderful
John Kirby's Chick (x2)
J. K. Special
Jump for John
Just A-Sittin' and A-Rockin'
L.S. 1
L.S. 2
Macheeta
Marcheta
Move Over
Norturne (by: Griselle)
Old Folks
Old Fashioned Love
Pomaine
Ray-O-Lite
S'Wonderful
Serenade (x2)
St. Louis Blues
Swing Salon Series
Thing Called Joe
Truly
Tweed Me
Unision
V-Day-Bounce
Wait and See
Wind Blows
Yesterday (x2)
You Go To My Head
You Go You Way
Your Mother's Eyes
Untitled
Untitled
Untitled
Untitled
Untitled
Untitled
Untitled
Untitled
2 Clarinet Band Book
18th Century
A Little On The Lonely Side (by: Shirley Mhore)
Fantaisie Impromptu (Chopin)
John Kirby's Chick (x2)
L.S.1
Moon
Move Over
Night Whispers
Old Flame
Serenade
Untitled
3 Tenor Band Book
18th Century
Bud's Theme
Desert Night
Debu
Foolish Things
Good Morning Heartaches
4 Drum Band Book
9:20 Special
A Little On The Lonely Side (by: Shirley Mhore)
A Natchez Ball
A'mour
Arabian Nightmare
Ballerino (by: Nelson Williams) ("Rumba" on reverse side)
Benny's Bugle( Pub. piece by: Benny Goodman)
Bud's Theme
But Beautiful (Pub. piece from Paramount Pictures- "Road to Rio")
Cahin
Chance on Love
Close Shave
Coming Back
Cross Roads
Dark Eyes
Dawn on the Desert ("Undecided" on the reverse side)
Debu ("L.S.1" on the reverse side)
Desert Night
The Dicky-Bird Song (Pub. piece from MGM Pictures- "The Daring Daughters")
Double Talk
Duke's Idea
Fellow
Flamingo
Foolish Things
Gavotte from Manon
Gee-Baby
Going My Way
Good Night Wherever You Are
Heart Stood Still
His Daddy's Name
How Many Hearts have You Broken
I Dream of You
I Shouldn't Care
I'll Walk Alone
I'm Scared
I'm True To You
In a Moment of Madness
Irresistible You
J.K. Special
John Kirby's Chick
Just A-Sittin' and A-Rockin'
K.C. Caboose (by: Rex Stewart)
L.S. 1 ("Debu" on the reverse side)
Loveless Love
Memphis Blues
Move Over (on the reverse of "Tweed Me")
Orenton
Original
Passepied
Ripples
Rose Room
Rumba (on the reverse of "Ballerino")
Schubert
Serenade
Shoo-Shoo Baby
Starlight Dreams (by: Vin Roddie, Pub. by: Mills)
Stop Braggin'
Sugar Plum
Swamp Mist (by: Rex Stewart)
Symphony
That's What She Gets
Time Waits for No One
Tip Toe
Tunisian Trails
Tweed Me ("Move Over" on the reverse side)
Wait and See (by: Shirley Mhore)
Yellow Dog Blues
Yesterday
Untitled
Untitled
Untitled
Untitled
Untitled
Untitled
85 1 Piano Band Book
18th Century
Arabian Nightmare
Ballerino (by: Nelson Williams) ("Rumba" on the reverse side)
Baby-Doll
Blues Petite
Bounce
Bud's Theme
Buddy
Coming Back
Congo Conga (on the reverse of "Du-Du")
Dark Eyes
Dawn on the Desert
Desert Night
Du-Du ("Congo Conga" on the reverse side)
Embraceable You
Foolish Things
Gee-Baby
Good morning Heartaches
How Am I To Know
INF
John Kirby's Chick
Jump For John
Just A-Sittin' and A-Rockin'
La Danse
Memphis Blues
Moon
Move Over
My Heart Stood Still
Nature Boy (x2)
Old Flame
The Peanut Vendor
Peg O' My Heart
Rose Room
Schubert's Serenade
Serenade in Blue
Sextet from Lucia
Squeeze Me
St. Louis Serenade Theme
Stardust
That's What She Gets
Theme
Truly
Undecided
V-Day Bounce
Way You Look Tonight
You Go To My Head
Untitled
Untitled
Untitled
Untitled
Untitled
Untitled
Untitled
Untitled
Untitled
Untitled
2 Bass Band Book
9:20 Special
20th Century Closes
A Natchez Ball
Azure (on the bottom of "Frisky")
Arabian Nightmare
Autumn Nocturne
Baby Doll
Ballerino (by: Nelson Williams) (on the reverse side of "Rumba")
Beethoven Riffs On
Begin the Beguine
Bounce of the Sugar Plum Fairy
Bud's Theme
Buddy
Bugler's Dilemma (by: Lou Singer)
Chance on Love
Charlie's Prelude (Prelude E-minor, Chopin)
Clair de Lune
Coming Back
Dawn on the Desert ("Undecided" on the reverse side)
Desert Night
Do You Savvy?
"Doin' the Copa" (John Kirby Series)
Double Talk
Embraceable You
Fantaisie Impromptu (Chopin)
Flamingo
Foolish Things
Frisky ("Azure" on the bottom of the sheet)
Funny That Way
Ghost of a Chance
Golliwagg's Cake Walk
Good Morning Heartaches
Hallucinations
How Am I To Know
Humoresque
I Love You Truly
I Love You, Yes I Do
I'm Just a Lucky So-And-So
The Ionious (on the reverse side of "Lady bird")
It's Wonderful
J.K. Special
John Kirby's Chick (x2)
Jump For John
Kerry Dance
L.S. 1
L.S. 2
Lady Bird (The Ionious on the reserve side)
The Man I Love
Marcheta
Memphis Blues
Mood In Question (Arr. by: Lou Singer)
Moonlight Sonata (Beethoven, 1st Movement)
Move Over
My Heart Stood Still
Nature Boy
Night Whispers (by: Lou Singer)
Nocturne (by: Griselle)
Passepied (Comp. by: Leo Delibes
The Peanut Vendor
Old Fashioned Love
Old Flame
Old Folks
Ripples (by: Hank Jones and John Kirby)
Robin's Nest
Rose Room
Route 66 (by: Merrill Daucers)
Rumba ("Ballerino" on the reverse side)
Schubert's Serenade
Serenade in Blue
Sextet from Lucia di Lammermour
Slowly
Squeeze Me
St. Louis Blue
Stardust
Starlight Dreams (by: Vin Roddie, Pub. by: Mills)
Stop Braggin'
Symphony
Taking a Chance on Love
That's What She Gets
Those Foolish Things
Truly
Tweed Me
Way You Look Tonight
Wait and See
Whirlaway
Wind Blows
You Go To My Head
You Go Your Way
Yesterday
Untitled
Untitled
Untitled
Untitled
Untitled
Untitled
3 Trumpet Band Book
18th Century
A Little On the Lonely Side (by: Shirley Mhore)
Around Midnight
Azure (located on the bottom of Frisky)
Baby Doll (by: Pete Clarke)
Beethoven Riffs On
Blues Petite
Brown Jug
Bud's Theme
Close Shave
Coming Back
Desert Night
Do You Savvy?
"Doin' the Copa" (John Kirby Series)
Dukes Idea
Easter Bonnet
Ego (by: Pete Clarke)
Frisky ("Azure" located at the bottom)
Funny That Way
Ghost of a Chance
I Love You, Yes I Do
I'm Scared
INF
J.K. Special
L.S. 1
Lady Bird
Moonlight Sonata (Beethoven, 1st movement)
Old Black Magic
Old Folks
Opus 5
Pomaine
Paper
Park Shadows
Peg O' My Heart
Robin's Nest
Rumba
Serenade
Sign Off
Squeeze Me
The Turf
Tweed Me
V-Day-Bounce
Wait and See
Wind Blows
Yard Bird Suits
Yesterday
You Go to My Head
Untitled
Untitled
Untitled
Untitled
Untitled
Untitled
Untitled
Untitled

Series 1C                    Series 1E

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