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Tri-bop [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Physical description:
16 copy scores, 32 cm
1 part (photocopy), 32 cm
Type:
Copy scores
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: worn, torn, tape, brittle.
Copyright by Tempo Music, Inc. There appear to be numbers from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 43, 116.
Summary:
16 parts and 1 score
Tri-bop is contained in two of twenty three folders for "Liberian suite" consisting of 1 five page short score and 12 parts in c minor concert, and 4 parts in C Major concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Folder A contains short score. Short score indicates parts for sax, clarinet, baritone, trumpets.
Folder B contains parts in 2 groupings -- (i) Parts in c minor for 3 reeds - Proc, Jimmy, Sears; 4 trumpets - Williams, Baker, Dud, Scad; 3 trombones - Jones, Tyree, Brown; bass; guitar. -- (ii) Parts in C Major for 2 reeds - Rab, Carney; 1 trumpet - Williams; 1 trombone - Tyree. Some 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:
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