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Suddenly it jumped [music]

Physical description:
13 copy scores, 32 cm
2 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm
1 manuscript, 32 cm
Type:
Manuscripts
Conductor scores
Copy scores
Holographs
Music
Parts (musical)
Short scores
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, Wayne Shirley and Dr. Mark Tucker.
Condition: fair, torn, tape.
Folder B from the Presentation Album, vol. U, p. 31. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 32.
Summary:
14 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Suddenly it jumped is contained in three folders consisting of 1 five page conductor score, 1 four page short score and 13 parts in C Major concert, and 1 part in Ab Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (DE, BS, Whaley?).
Folder A contains parts. Parts in C Major for 5 reeds - Otto, Johnny, Jimmy, Sears, Carney; 4 trumpets - Baker, Scad, Taft, Rex; 3 trombones - Tizol, Tricky, Brown; unidentified instrument. Part for unidentified instrument appears incomplete. Part in Ab Major for 1 reed - Barney.
Folder B contains short score. Short socre indicates parts for Rab, alto, tenor, Hamilton, baritone, Taft, trumpets, bass, piano.
Folder C contains conductor score. Score does not indicate instrumentation and appears incomplete.
Folder A and Folder C 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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