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Golden feather [music]

Physical description:
2 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm
20 copy scores, 32 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Holographs
Music
Parts (musical)
Short scores
Manuscripts
Place:
United States
Date:
1930
1981
20th century
Notes:
Handwriting and other details have been reported based on the notes of David Berger, Andrew Homzy, Dr. Theodore Hudson, Walter van de Leur, and Dr. Mark Tucker.
Copyright restrictions. Consult Archives Center staff. Paul Ellington, executor, is represented by Richard J.J. Scarola, Scarola Eillis LLP, 888 Seventh Avenue, 45th Floor, New York, N.Y. 10106. Telephone (212) 757-0007 x 235, Facsimile (212) 757-0469; E-Mail: rjjs@selaw.com; www.selaw.com; www.ourlawfirm.com.
Folder A from the Presentation Album, vol. O, p. 9. There appear to be numbers from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 265, 179.
Fair, torn, tape.
Summary:
21 parts and 1 score.
Golden feather is contained in two folders consisting of 1 eight page short score and 21 parts in F Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (DE, Whaley?).
Folder A contains short score and 1 part. Short score indicates parts for saxes, Proc, Jimmy, Sears, baritone, trumpets, trombones, bass. Part for 1 reed - Carney.
Folder B contains parts for 4 reeds - Rab, Pro, Sears, Carney; 4 trumpets - Taft, Cat (2), Scad (2), Williams (2); 3 trombones - Brown (2), Wilbur (2), Jones (2); bass (2); guitar. Multiple parts may reflect different arrangements of the piece.
Folder B from the Duke Ellington Library.
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of American History : Archives Center. P.O. Box 37012, Suite 1100, MRC 601, Constitution Ave., between 12th and 14th Sts., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20013-7012. Call 202-633-3270 for appointment. Fax: 202-786-2453
Topic:
Music
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Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_168496

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