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[Gogo scores] [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Physical description:
3 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm
Type:
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Short scores
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
20th century
Notes:
A short score for "Kuku" is noted on the verso of the short score in c minor concert. Handwriting and other details have been reported based on the notes of David Berger, Andrew Homzy, Dr. Theodore Hudson, Walter van de Leur, and Dr. Mark Tucker.
Condition: fair.
Unsigned Ellington-Strayhorn composition.
Statement of responsibility taken from Music is my Mistress, by Duke Ellington.
Summary:
3 scores
Gogo scores is contained in one of fourteen folders for "Goutelas suite" consisting of 1 one page short score in c minor concert, and 1 six page short score and 1 four page short score in b minor concert -- in pencil -- in unidentified hand (DE?).
Short score in c minor indicates parts for baritone, trumpet, bass. Short score appears incomplete. Six page short score in b minor indicates parts for flute, sax, clarinet, tenor, bass clarinet, baritone, Cooty, trumpet, trombones, bass. Four page short score indicates parts for sax, baritone, piano. Short score subtitled "Gogo II" and appears incomplete. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
Topic:
Music
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Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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