Notes, scores and lyrics

Scope and Content

Sequence of notes, scores and lyrics. The original running order of the sequence has been preserved exactly: 

  • /1 Manuscript score for unspecified project.
  • /2 Manuscript score fragment for unspecified project. Majority of manuscript paper is blank.
  • /3 Typescript lyrics entitled 'My Bird' by Jon Renn McDonald.
  • /4 Typescript lyrics entitled 'Victorian Maid'.
  • /5 Manuscript lyrics for 'Victorian Maid', not in DD's handwriting. The phrase 'wore clothes (while) in the bath' is underlined in pencil. Dated 10 Jun 1968.
  • /6 Typescript lyrics of untitled work; first line is 'I've been trying to psychoanalyse you'.
  • /7 Typescript lyrics of untitled work; first line is 'There's a lonely old man in the laundrette'. Pencil corrections.
  • /8 Manuscript notes including a verse of a song - possibly the same as the one which begins 'There's a lonely old man in the laundrette'. Two different hands; neither is DD's. Notes on opening, closing and transitions of music.
  • /9 Typescript song lyrics entitled 'Here come the fleas' by Jon Renn McDonalded - 'amended version'. Verses are numbered in pencil.
  • /10 Typescript lyrics of untitled work; first line is 'Baby you spend half the day'. Pencil corrections and musical annotations (not in DD's hand).
  • /11 Manuscript notes relating to an unspecified work. Not in DD's hand. Includes phrase 'Interlude: listen to v. slow singing + speech, backward…'.
  • /12 Half a page of manuscript notes for unspecified project, including phrases 'angels', 'Another planet, atmos.'; full page of manuscript notes for unspecified project, including phrases 'Brian's bare 5ths' and 'Beginning starts low & grisly'.
  • /13 Manuscript score entitled 'S.5 Your Hidden Dreams' ['Your Hidden Dreams' is a track on 'An Electric Storm' album]. Not in DD's hand.
  • /14 Manuscript score, with lyrics, entitled 'S.3 Game of Loving' ['My Game of Loving' is a track on 'An Electric Storm' album]. Not in DD's hand.
  • /15 Manuscript lyrics in ?Swedish, including English phrase 'My game of…'. Seem to relate to the track 'My Game of Loving'. Not in DD's hand.
  • /16 Manuscript lyrics in German. Possibly relate to the track 'My Game of Loving'. Not in DD's hand.
  • /17 Manuscript score entitled S8, 'Clothes'. Dated 22 Dec 1968.
  • /18 Manuscript score entitled 'Bass Cpt. To Undressing'. Reverse side includes further musical notation and list.
  • /19 Manuscript score entitled S.8.
  • /20 Manuscript notes relating to an unspecified project, including list of musical instrumentation to play at sections A and B.
  • /21 Manuscript score, untitled, split into sections A and B. Not in DD's hand.
  • /22 Manuscript notes entitled 'GIT G&A tape', containing musical chord sequences.
  • /23 Typescript letter from 'Jack' (Albert) Chatterley to DD. Congratulates her on her 'bit' at the Q.E. Hall and queries 'Evening Standard' article about Peter Zinovieff. Reverse of letter contains pencil notes made at separate date, not in DD's hand, relating to a piece of music; include phrases 'Prehistoric bits' and 'Solarized Landscapes'.