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Primping at the prom [music]

Physical description:
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
12 copy scores, 32 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Holographs
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, torn, tape.
Folder A from the Presentation Album, vol. T, p. 35. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 31.
Summary:
12 parts and 1 score
Primping at the prom is contained in two folders consisting of 1 eight page short score and 12 parts in F Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (DE, Whaley?).
Folder A contains short score. Short score indicates parts for altos, Paul, clarinet, baritone, Tizol, brass.
Folder B contains parts for 5 reeds - Smith, Proc, Jimmy, Paul, baritone; 4 trumpets - Cat, Baker, Nelson, Ray; 3 trombones - Butter, Britt, Tizol.
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:
Archives Center - NMAH

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