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Roaring twentys [music]

David, Mack
Livingston, Jerry
Physical description:
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
12 copy scores, 32 cm
Copy scores
Parts (musical)
Short scores
United States
20th century
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.
Unsigned Strayhorn composition.
Statement of responsibility taken from Popular Music, 1920-1979, ed. Nat Shapiro.
12 parts and 1 score
Roaring twentys is contained in two folders consisting of 1 four page short score in Bb Major concert, and 12 parts in C Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (DE, Whaley, Benjamin?).
Folder A contains short score. Short score indicates parts for Proc, alto, tenor, Baker, 5 trumpets, Butter, drums. Score appears incomplete.
Folder B contains parts for 5 reeds - Rab, Proc, Paul, Jimmy, Carney; 4 trumpets - Cat, Fats, Nelson, Baker; 3 trombones - Brown, 2, Butter. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
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Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
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