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Rainbow grill [music]

Physical description:
14 copy scores, 32 cm
3 parts (photocopies), 32 cm
3 parts (photocopies), 28 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
20th century
Notes:
Part in grouping i (photocopy) is originally noted on the verso of "Take the A train." Parts for "No. III" are noted on the verso of parts in groupings ii & 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, worn.
Groupings ii & iv from the Mercer Ellington Library. There appear to be numbers from the Duke Ellington Band Book: X40, 70.
Summary:
20 parts
Rainbow grill is contained in one folder consisting of 1 part in Eb Major concert, and 19 parts in Db Major concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (Whaley, other?).
Parts in 5 groupings -- (i) Part in Eb Major for piano. -- (ii) Parts for 3 reeds - alto, Paul (2), baritone; trumpet. -- (iii) Parts for trumpet; trombone. -- (iv) Parts for 1 trumpet - Cat (2). -- (v) Parts for 5 reeds - Rab, Proc, Hamilton, Paul, Harry; 2 trumpets - Herb, Cooty; 3 trombones - Chuck, Buster, Brown. -- Groupings i, iii & v from the Duke Ellington Library.
Topic:
Music
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Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
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