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Dash [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Physical description:
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
4 copy scores, 32 cm
4 parts (photocopies), 28 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Short scores
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
20th century
Notes:
A short score for "Goof" from "Goutelas suite" is noted on the verso of the short score in grouping i. 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: fair, tape.
Unsigned Ellington-Strayhorn composition.
Grouping ii from the Mercer Ellington Library. Statement of responsibility taken from Music is my Mistress, by Duke Ellington.
Summary:
8 parts and 1 score
Dash is contained in one of twenty five folders for "Afro-Eurasian eclipse" consisting of 1 two page short score and 8 parts in F Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (DE, Whaley?).
Items in 3 groupings -- (i) Short score. Short score indicates parts for alto, baritone, trumpet, trombone. Short score appears incomplete. -- (ii) Parts for 2 reeds - alto (2), Carney (2); trombone. -- (iii) Parts for trumpet; trombone; bass. -- Groupings i & iii 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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