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Peace of mind [music]

Physical description:
2 manuscripts, 32 cm
31 copy scores, 32 cm
10 copy scores, 33 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Piano vocal scores
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, Wayne Shirley, and Dr. Mark Tucker.
Condition: fair, tape, brittle.
There appear to be numbers from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 11, 12.
Summary:
40 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Peace of mind is contained in one folder consisting of 1 two page short score, 1 eighteen page short score, 1 four piano vocal score and 40 parts in Eb Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (Still, others?).
Items in 3 groupings -- (i) Two page short score and parts. Short score indicates parts for clarinets, bass clarinet, trumpets, violins, viola, cello, percussion. Parts for 3 reeds - Evans, Brillhart, Feinschmidt; 3 trumpets - A, B, C; 3 violins - A, B, C; viola; cello; bass; percussion; guitar. Score and parts subtitled "Continuity." -- (ii) Eighteen page short score and parts. Short score indicates parts for flute, 2 clarinets, bass clarinet, violins, viola, cello, bass, percussion, guitar, piano. Parts for 4 reeds - flute, clarinet 1, clarinet 2, bass clarinet; 3 trumpets - 1, 2, 3; 3 violins - 1, 2, 3; viola; cello; bass; celeste; percussion; guitar. -- (iii) Four page piano vocal score and parts. Piano vocal score lyrics begin "When first we met I started dreaming ...". Parts for 1 reed - bass clarinet (2); 1 trumpet - 1; euphonium; 2 violins - 1, 2; viola; cello; bass; vibraphone. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
Topic:
Music
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Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
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