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Caline [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Physical description:
15 copy scores, 32 cm
2 parts (photocopies), 32 cm
1 copy score, 31 cm
2 parts (photocopies), 28 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
20th century
Notes:
A part for "Pyramid" from "Afro Bossa" is noted on the verso of a part in grouping i. Parts for "Volupte" and "Bossa" from "Afro Bossa" are noted on the verso of the part in grouping iii. Parts for an untitled piece are also contained in this folder. Handwriting and other details have been reported based on the notes of David Berger, Andrew Homzy, Dr. Theodore Hudson, Walter van de Leur, and Mark Tucker.
Condition: worn, torn, stained. Folder A -- 15p. Folder A -- 7p. Folder A -- 8p.
Unsigned Ellington-Strayhorn composition.
Grouping ii from the Mercer Ellington Library. Statement of responsibility taken from Music is my Mistress, by Duke Ellington. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 20.
Summary:
20 parts
Caline is contained in one of nineteen folders for "Afro Bossa" consisting of 20 parts in G Major concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (ME, Whaley, Jones?).
Parts in 4 groupings -- (i) Parts for 5 reeds - alto 1, alto 3, Paul, Jimmy, Carney; 5 trumpets - Cootie, 2, Cat, Ray, Herb; 2 trombones - Brown, 3; bass. Some parts appear incomplete. -- (ii) Parts for 2 reeds - alto 1, tenor 1; 1 trumpet - 4; 1 trombone - 2 (2). -- (iii) Part for 1 reed - alto 2. -- (iv) Part for 1 trombone - 3. -- All items except groupings ii 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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