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I don't mind [music]

Physical description:
3 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
1 manuscript, 32 cm
3 copy scores, 32 cm
Copy scores
Parts (musical)
Short scores
United States
20th century
A part for "Hip" is noted on the verso of the part for Cat in Folder C. 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.
Condition: fair, torn, stained.
There appear to be numbers from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 24, 92.
5 parts and an indefinite number of scores
I don't mind is contained in three folders consisting of 1 three page short score and 5 parts in Ab Major concert, and 1 seven page short score in Eb Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (DE, BS, Whaley?).
Folder A contains part for 1 reed - Rab.
Folder B contains short scores. Short score in Eb Major indicates parts for clarinet, alto, Ben, Rex, Ray, Wallace. Short score in Ab Major indicates part for clarinet. Score appears incomplete.
Folder C contains parts for 1 reed - Rab; 2 trumpets - Cat, Ray; bass. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
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Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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