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Killian's lick [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Physical description:
2 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 35 cm
5 copy scores, 32 cm
1 part (photocopy), 32 cm
5 parts (photocopies), 28 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Holographs
Lead sheet
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Short scores
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
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.
Condition: fair, stained, tape.
Folder A from the Presentation Album, vol. D. Folder B, grouping i from the Mercer Ellington Library. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 29.
Summary:
11 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Killian's lick is contained in two folders consisting of 1 lead sheet in G Major concert (?), 1 three page short score in C Major concert (?), and 1 four page short score and 10 parts in F Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (DE, Whaley, other?).
Folder A contains lead sheet for unidentified treble instrument.
Folder B contains items in 2 groupings -- (i) Four page short score and parts in F Major. Short score indicates parts for Rab, Paul, sax, clarinet, baritone, Ray, trumpets, Brown, trombones. Parts for 3 reeds - alto (2), tenor (2), Carney (2); trumpet, trombone. -- (ii) Three page short score in C Major (?) and parts in F Major. Short score indicates parts for alto, tenor, baritone, trumpet. Short score appears incomplete. Parts for trumpet; trombone.
Folder B, grouping ii 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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