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Jo [music]

Physical description:
9 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm
Parts (musical)
Short scores
United States
20th century
A short score for "The star spangled banner" is noted on the verso of the short score in Db Major. 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, brittle.
7 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Jo is contained in one folder consisting of 1 two page short score and 7 parts in Db Major concert and 1 two page short score in Ab Major concert -- in pencil -- in unidentified hands (DE, BS?).
Short score in Db Major indicates parts for baritone, trumpets. Parts for 1 reed - Ben; 2 trumpets - Rex, Wallace; 3 trombones - Tizol, Tricky, Brown; 1 bass - Moe. Short score in Ab Major indicates parts for saxes, baritone, Baker, bass. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
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Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
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Archives Center - NMAH

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