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G.J [music]

Physical description:
24 copy scores, 32 cm
2 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 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, and Mark Tucker.
Condition: fair, worn, stained. Folder A -- 45p. Folder A -- 2p. Folder A -- 8p.
There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 87.
Summary:
24 parts and an indefinite number of scores
G.J. is contained in one of twenty five folders for "Afro-Eurasian eclipse" consisting of 1 two page short score and 12 parts in Bb Major concert, and 1 three page short score and 12 parts in Eb Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (DE, Tizol?).
Items in 4 groupings -- (i) Short score in Bb Major. Short score indicates parts for Rab, saxes, baritone, 3 trumpets, 3 trombones. -- (ii) Parts in Bb Major for 5 reeds - Johnny, Pro, Hamilton, Paul, Carney; 4 trumpets - Nance, 1, 2, 3; 3 trombones - Britt, Booty, Browne. -- (iii) Short score in Eb Major. Short score indicates parts for Hamilton, saxes, baritone, trumpets. Short score subtitled "Coda." -- (iv) Parts in Eb Major for 5 reeds - Johnny, Pro, Hamilton, Paul, Carney; 4 trumpets - Nance, 1, 2, 3; 3 trombones - Britt, Booty, Browne. Parts subtitled "Coda." -- 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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