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Lightnin' [music]

Physical description:
6 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm
Type:
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Short scores
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
20th century
Notes:
Parts for "Maori" and "Swinging low" are noted on the verso of parts in grouping ii. 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, brittle.
Grouping i from the Presentation Album, vol. R, p. 11.
Summary:
5 parts and 1 score
Lightnin' is contained in one of three folders for "Bundle of blues" consisting of 1 six page short score and 5 parts in C Major concert -- in pencil -- in unidentified hands (DE, BS?).
Items in 2 groupings -- (i) Short score. Score indicates parts for soprano, saxes, Barney, 2 trumpets, Tricky, trombones. -- (ii) Parts for 2 reeds - Otto, Barney; 2 trombones - 1, 2; banjo. -- Grouping 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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