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Roth [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Physical description:
11 copy scores, 32 cm
7 parts (photocopies), 32 cm
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
1 manuscript, 32 cm
1 copy score, 31 cm
6 parts (photocopies), 28 cm
Type:
Conductor scores
Copy scores
Holographs
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Short scores
Manuscripts
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, tape, stained.
Unsigned Ellington-Strayhorn composition.
Grouping i from the Mercer Ellington Library. Statement of responsibility taken from Music is my Mistress, by Duke Ellington.
Summary:
25 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Roth is contained in one of fourteen folders for "Goutelas suite" consisting of 1 one-page conductor score, 1 six-page short score and 23 parts in D Major concert, and 2 parts in Eb Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (DE, Whaley, other?).
Items in 3 groupings -- (i) Parts in D Major for 6 reeds - flute (2), clarinet (3), alto 3, tenor 2 (2), tenor 4 (2), baritone (2); 3 trumpets - trumpet, 1, 2; 3 trombones - 1, 2 (2), 3 (2). Parts in Eb Major for bass (2). -- (ii) Parts in D Major for 1 reed - alto 3; trumpet; 1 trombone - 1. -- (iii) Conductor score and short score. Conductor score indicates parts for alto, clarinet, baritone, trumpet. Short score indicates parts for alto, clarinet, 2 tenors, baritone, Cooty, piano. -- All items except grouping i 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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