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Sun [music]

Physical description:
2 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm
17 copy scores, 32 cm
13 manuscripts, 32 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
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, worn, brittle.
Summary:
31 parts and 1 score
Sun is contained in three folders consisting of 1 six page short score and 17 parts in Db Major concert, 1 part in Eb Major concert, and 13 parts in C Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (DE, Whaley, Tizol, Hamilton?).
Folder A contains short score. Short score indicates parts for clarinet, alto, tenor, baritone, bass, Wallace, Cooty, Rex, Nance, Baker, Tizol, Brown, bass.
Folder B contains parts in Db Major in 3 groupings -- (i) Parts for 3 reeds - Johnny, clarinet, tenor; 1 trumpet - Rex; violin. -- (ii) Parts for 3 reeds - alto, baritone, bass; 3 trumpets - Nance, Wallace, Baker; 3 trombones - Tizol, Tricky, Brown; bass. Parts subtitled "I". -- (iii) Parts for 1 reed - alto; 1 trombone - Tizol. Parts subtitled "II".
Folder C contains remaining parts. Part in Eb Major for 1 trombone - Browne. Parts in C Major for 6 reeds - alto 1, alto 2, tenor 1, tenor 3, tenor 4, baritone; 3 trumpets - 1, 2, 3; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3; bass. -- 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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