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Rouge-bleu [music]

Physical description:
11 copy scores, 32 cm
4 parts (photocopies), 32 cm
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
2 parts (photocopies), 28 cm
Type:
Conductor scores
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Short scores
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
20th century
Notes:
Conductor score in Folder B, grouping i (photocopy) is originally noted on the verso of "Lord's prayer" in the Sacred Concerts. 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, torn.
Folder B, grouping ii from the Mercer Ellington Library. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 127.
Summary:
16 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Rouge-bleu is contained in two folders consisting of 1 four page short score, 1 two page conductor score and 16 parts in F Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (BS, Whaley, other?).
Folder A contains short score. Short score indicates parts for Rab, sax, baritone, trumpets, Lawrence, Chuck.
Folder B contains items in 3 groupings -- (i) Conductor score. Conductor score indicates parts for alto, 2 tenors, baritone, 4 trumpets, Brown, 2 trombones, bass. -- (ii) Parts for 1 reed - Proc (2); 1 trumpet - 3; 3 trombones - Brown, Buster (2), Chuck (2). -- (iii) Parts for 4 reeds - Rab, Jimmy, Paul, Carney; 3 trumpets - 1, 2, 4; 1 trombone - Brown. -- All items except Folder B, grouping ii from the Duke Ellington Library.
Topic:
Music
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Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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