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J '59 [music]

Physical description:
27 copy scores, 32 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
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 Dr. Mark Tucker.
Condition: fair, worn, tape.
Summary:
27 parts
J '59 is contained in one of ten folders for "Idiom '59" consisting of 11 parts in C Major concert, 11 parts in Eb Major concert, and 5 parts in Ab Major concert (?) -- in ink -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Parts in 3 groupings -- (i) Parts in C Major for 5 reeds - alto 1, alto 3, Jimmy, Paul, baritone; 3 trumpets - 1, 3, 4; 2 trombones - Butter, John; bass. -- (ii) Parts in Eb Major for 5 reeds - alto 1, alto 3, Jimmy, Paul, baritone; 4 trumpets - 1, 2, 3, 4; 2 trombones - Butter, John. -- (iii) Parts in Ab Major for unidentified Eb transposing instrument (3); unidentified bass instrument (2). Parts appear incomplete. -- 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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