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Twilight time [music]

Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Physical description:
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
13 copy scores, 32 cm
Copy scores
Parts (musical)
Short scores
United States
20th century
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.
Unsigned Ellington-Strayhorn composition.
Folder A from the Presentation Album, vol. W, p. 33. Statement of responsibility taken from Music is my Mistress, by Duke Ellington.
13 parts and 1 score
Twilight time is contained in two of eight folders for "Man with four sides" consisting of 1 six page short score and 13 parts in C Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (DE, Sanders?).
Folder A contains short score. Short score indicates parts for Rab, Proc, clarinet, tenor, baritone, Cook, Ray, bass.
Folder B contains parts for 5 reeds - Johnny, Procope, Jimmy, Paul, Harry; 4 trumpets - Ray, Terry, Cook, Cat; 3 trombones - Britt, John, Butter; bass.
Folder B from the Duke Ellington Library.
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Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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