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Kyoto [music]

Physical description:
6 copy scores, 32 cm
3 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm
3 manuscripts, 32 cm
1 part (photocopy), 32 cm
Conductor scores
Copy scores
Parts (musical)
United States
20th century
A part for an untitled piece is noted on the verso of the piano part in grouping i. 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.
Grouping iii from the Mercer Ellington Library. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 143.
12 parts and 1 score
Kyoto is contained in one folder consisting of 1 three page conductor score and 10 parts in C Major concert, 1 part in Bb Major concert, and 1 part in Ab Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (BS, Whaley, Jones?).
Items in 4 groupings -- (i) Conductor score, parts in C Major and Ab Major. Conductor score indicates parts for clarinet, tenor, bass clarinet. Parts in C Major for 2 reeds - clarinet, bass clarinet; 3 horns - A, B, C. Part in Ab Major for piano. Part appears incomplete. -- (ii) Parts in C Major for 3 trombones - Chuck, Brown, Buster. -- (iii) Part in Bb Major for 1 trumpet - 2. -- (iv) Parts in C Major for 2 reeds - Procope, Carney. -- All items except grouping iii from the Duke Ellington Library.
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Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
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