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Taffy twist [music]

Physical description:
1 manuscript, 32 cm
18 copy scores, 32 cm
8 parts (photocopies), 32 cm
3 parts (photocopies), 28 cm
Type:
Manuscripts
Conductor scores
Copy scores
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
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, water spots.
Folder B, grouping ii from the Mercer Ellington Library. There appear to be numbers from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 6, 108.
Summary:
29 parts and 1 score
Taffy twist is contained in two folders consisting of 1 eleven page conductor score and 29 parts in Eb Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Folder A contains conductor score. Score does not indicate instrumentation.
Folder B contains parts in 2 groupings - (i) Parts for 3 reeds - alto, tenor, baritone; 2 trumpets - 1, 2; 2 trombones - 1, trombone; bass; piano. -- (ii) Parts for 5 reeds - alto 1 (2), alto 3, tenor 2 (2), tenor 4 (2), baritone (2); 3 trumpets - 2, 3, 4 (2); 3 trombones - 1, 2 (2), 3 (2); bass (2).
Folder A and Folder B, grouping i from the Duke Ellington Library.
Topic:
Music
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Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
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