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Intro B flat [music]

Physical description:
3 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm
11 copy scores, 32 cm
5 parts (photocopies), 32 cm
3 parts (photocopies), 28 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
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.
Folder B from the Mercer Ellington Library.
Summary:
19 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Intro B flat is contained in two of four folders for "Cabin in the sky" consisting of 1 three page short score, 1 two page short score, 1 one page short score and 19 parts in Bb Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (DE, BS, Whaley?).
Folder A contains one page short score. Short score does not indicate instrumentation.
Folder B contains items in 2 groupings -- (i) Short scores. Two page short score indicates parts for 5 reeds, 4 trumpets, 3 trombones, bass. One page short score does not indicate instrumentation. -- (ii) Parts for 4 reeds - alto 1, alto 3, tenor 2 (2), tenor 4, baritone (2); 4 trumpets - 1 (2), 2 (2), 3, 4; 3 trombones - 1, 2 (2), 3 (2); bass.
Folder A from the Duke Ellington Library.
Topic:
Music
See more items in:
Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
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