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Opening, Andy Kirk [music]

Physical description:
14 manuscripts, 32 cm
1 copy score, 32 cm
Type:
Conductor scores
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
20th century
Other title:
Andy Kirk opening
Notes:
A part for "Indian" is noted on the verso of the conductor score in grouping i. A conductor score for an untitled piece is noted on the verso of a part in grouping iii. 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, brittle.
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Summary:
14 parts and 1 score
Andy Kirk opening is contained in one folder consisting of 1 three page conductor score in F Major concert, and 14 parts in Eb Major concert -- in pencil -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Items in 3 groupings -- (i) Conductor score. Score does not indicate instrumentation and appears incomplete. Score may be unrelated to other items in the folder. -- (ii) Parts for 4 reeds - alto 1, alto 3, tenor 1, tenor 2; 3 trumpets - 1, 2, 3; 2 trombones - 1, 2; bass; drums; piano. -- (iii) Parts for piano (2). Parts appear incomplete and may be unrelated to other items in the folder. -- From the Duke Ellington Library.
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of American History : Archives Center. P.O. Box 37012, Suite 1100, MRC 601, Constitution Ave., between 12th and 14th Sts., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20013-7012. Call 202-633-3270 for appointment. Fax: 202-786-2453
Topic:
Music
See more items in:
Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_169731

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