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Minnehaha [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Physical description:
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
1 copy score, 32 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Piano conductor 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, tape. Folder A -- 2p. Folder A -- 6p.
Grouping ii from the Presentation Album, vol. A, p. 21. -- Copyright by Tempo Music, Inc. -- According to Mark Tucker's "The Duke Ellington Reader," this piece is part of an Ellington "tone-parallel" ("Beautiful Indians").
Summary:
1 part and 1 score
Minnehaha is contained in one of six folders for "The beautiful indians" consisting of 1 six page piano conductor score in C Major concert, and 1 part in Bb Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in identified hand (Benjamin) and unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Items in 2 groupings -- (i) Piano conductor score. Piano conductor score does not indicate instrumentation. -- (ii) Part for piano. -- Grouping i 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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