1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
12 copy scores, 32 cm
The roaring twenties
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.
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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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