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Living room, The [music]

Physical description:
1 manuscript, 32 cm
13 copy scores, 32 cm
4 copy scores, 31 cm
1 manuscript, 24 cm
Type:
Conductor scores
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
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, tape.
Folder A from the Mercer Ellington Library.
Summary:
17 parts and an indefinite number of scores
The living room is contained in two folders consisting of 1 seven page short score in F Major concert (?), and 1 ten page conductor score and 17 parts in B Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (ME, Jones, Henderson?).
Folder A contains short score and parts. Short score indicates parts for reeds, trumpets, trombones. Parts for 6 reeds - Proc, Hodges, Paul, Ricky, Jimmy, Harry; 4 trumpets - 1, Cooty, 3, Herb; 3 trombones - Buster, Chuck, Brown; bass; guitar; piano (2). Key signature of Cb Major concert used as an enharmonic equivalent for reed and trumpet parts.
Folder B contains conductor score. Score indicates parts for 5 saxes - 1, 2, 3, Paul, baritone; 4 trumpets - 1, 2, 3, 4; 3 trombones; piano.
Folder B from the Duke Ellington Library.
Topic:
Music
See more items in:
Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
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