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Dance number 3 [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Physical description:
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
8 copy scores, 32 cm
2 parts (photocopies), 32 cm
1 part (photocopy), 28 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Holographs
Lead sheet
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, tape, brittle.
Folder A from the Presentation Album, vol. R. Folder C, grouping iii from the Mercer Ellington Library. Copyright by Tempo Music, Inc.
Summary:
10 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Dance number 3 is contained in three of twenty three folders for "Liberian suite" consisting of 1 five page short score, 1 lead sheet and 1 part in c minor concert, and 1 three page short score and 8 parts in g minor concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (DE, Whaley, other?).
Folder A contains short scores. Short score in c minor indicates parts for saxes, trumpets, trombones, violin, bass. Short score in g minor indicates part for Rab. Score appears incomplete.
Folder B contains lead sheet and 1 part in g minor. Lead sheet for unidentified treble instrument. Part for piano.
Folder C contains items in 3 groupings -- (i) Part in c minor for violin. -- (ii) Part in g minor for trumpet. Part appears incomplete. -- (iii) Parts in g minor for 2 reeds - Johnny (2), Carney (2); 1 trombone - Lawrence; bass. Parts appear incomplete.
Folder B and Folder C, groupings i & 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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