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Reminiscing in tempo [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Physical description:
40 copy scores, 32 cm
1 manuscript, 32 cm
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
9 manuscripts, 31 cm
1 copy score, 31 cm
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 31 cm
1 conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 30 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Holographs
Music
Parts (musical)
Published sheet music
Short scores
Manuscripts
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
1935
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, stained, brittle.
Folder A from the Presentation Album, vol. F. Folder B from the Presentation Album, vol. U, p. 1. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 140.
Summary:
53 parts and 1 score
Reminiscing in tempo is contained in five folders consisting of 1 sixteen-page short score, 1 published part and 39 parts in F Major concert, and 13 parts in Bb Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (DE, Tizol, Whaley, Hamilton?).
Folder A contains published part for piano.
Folder B contains short score. Score indicates parts for Rab, Sears, Otto, clarinet, baritone, Cooty, 3 trumpets, Tizol, Brown, Tricky, basses, piano.
Folder C contains parts in F Major in 3 groupings -- (i) Parts for 5 reeds - Rab, Toby, Jimmy, Sears, Carney; 5 trumpets - Scad (2), Ray, Cat, Taft, 3; 5 trombones - Jones, Butter, Brown, Tricky, Tyree; guitar. -- (ii) Parts for 5 reeds - Rab, Toby, Jimmy, Sears, Carney; 1 trumpet - Scad; 3 trombones - Tricky, Jones, Brown; guitar; unidentified instrument. Part for unidentified instrument appears incomplete. Parts subtitled "II." -- (iii) Part for 1 reed - Johnny.
Folder D contains parts in F Major in 2 groupings -- (i) Parts for 2 reeds - Barney, Carney; 3 trumpets - Wetz, Cooty, Rex; 3 trombones - Brown, Tricky, Tizol. -- (ii) Parts for bass; banjo.
Folder E contains parts in Bb Major for 5 reeds - Toby, Johnny, Jimmy, Skippy, Carney; 4 trumpets - Baker, Wallace, Taft, Ray; 3 trombones - Tricky, Lawrence, Tizol; guitar.
Folder C, Folder D, and Folder E 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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