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New Orleans low down [music]

Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Physical description:
1 item : manuscript, 32 cm
7 copy scores, 32 cm
1 conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 31 cm
Conductor scores
Copy scores
Parts (musical)
Published sheet music
United States
20th century
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.
From the Presentation Album, vol. E. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 7.
8 parts and 1 score.
New Orleans low down is contained in one folder consisting of 1 three-page conductor score and 7 parts in Db Major concert, and 1 published part in Eb Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Conductor score does not indicate instrumentation. Parts in Db Major for 1 reed - alto; 2 trumpets - 1, 2; trombone; bass; drums; piano. Published part in Eb Major for piano.
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Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
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