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Sheik, The [music]

Physical description:
1 manuscript, 36 cm
11 manuscripts, 32 cm
1 copy score, 32 cm
Type:
Conductor scores
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
20th century
Notes:
Parts for an untitled piece are noted on the verso of some of these parts. A part for "Say it isn't so" is noted on the verso of a trumpet part. 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, brittle, stained, tape.
There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 2.
Summary:
12 parts and 1 score
The sheik is contained in one folder consisting of 1 twenty two page conductor score and 12 parts in Bb Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (Whaley, Tizol, other?).
Conductor score indicates parts for 5 saxes, 3 trumpets, 2 trombones, bass, guitar. Parts for 2 reeds - alto 2, soprano; 2 trumpets - Ray, trumpet 1; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3; Eb transposing instrument (3); Bb transposing instrument (2). -- 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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