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Just blow your breath on it [music]

Physical description:
5 copy scores, 32 cm
2 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
20th century
Notes:
Parts for "Altitude" are noted on the verso of some of the parts in grouping ii. 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: worn, torn.
There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 8.
Summary:
7 parts
Just blow your breath on it is contained in one folder consisting of 7 parts in C Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (DE, Whaley, Tizol?).
Parts in 2 groupings -- (i) 1 reed - Toby; 1 trombone - Tricky. -- (ii) 2 reeds - Johnny, Barney; 1 trombone - Tizol; bass; guitar. Part for Tizol appears incomplete. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
Topic:
Music
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Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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