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Some summer fun [music]

Physical description:
24 copy scores, 32 cm
7 parts (photocopies), 32 cm
1 manuscript, 32 cm
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
4 parts (photocopies), 28 cm
Type:
Conductor scores
Copy scores
Holographs
Lead sheet
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
20th century
Notes:
Parts for "You know" are noted on the verso of the parts in Folder A, grouping iii. 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, worn.
Folder A, grouping i from the Mercer Ellington Library.
Summary:
36 parts and 1 score
Some summer fun is contained in three folders consisting of 1 two page conductor score, 1 lead sheet and 32 parts in Ab Major concert, 1 part in Bb Major concert, and 2 parts in G Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (BS, Whaley, other?).
Folder A contains items in 3 groupings -- (i) Parts in Ab Major for 4 reeds - alto 1 (2), alto 3 (2), tenor 2 (2), tenor 4 (2); 4 trumpets - 1, 2, 3, 4 (2); 2 trombones - 1, 2 (2); bass. -- (ii) Parts in Ab Major for 1 trumpet - 1; 1 trombone - 1. -- (iii) Parts in G Major for 1 reed - Billie; 1 trombone - Tizol.
Folder B contains conductor score and parts in Ab Major, and part in Bb Major. Conductor score indicates parts for 5 saxes, 2 trumpets, 1 trombone, bass, guitar, piano. Score appears incomplete. Parts in Ab Major for 1 reed - baritone; trombone. Part in Bb Major for 1 bass - Taylor.
Folder C contains lead sheet and parts in Ab Major. Lead sheet for unidentified treble instrument. Parts for 4 reeds - alto 1, alto 2, tenor, baritone; 2 trumpets - 1, 2; trombone; bass; drums; guitar; piano. -- All items except Folder A, 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:
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