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Chewing gum [music]

Physical description:
2 manuscripts, 32 cm
6 copy scores, 32 cm
Conductor scores
Copy scores
Parts (musical)
United States
20th century
A part for "Criminal cried" is also contained in this folder. 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.
7 parts and 1 score
Chewing gum is contained in one of eighteen folders for "Mikado swing" consisting of 1 three page conductor score in Ab Major concert, and 7 parts in Eb Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Items in 2 groupings -- (i) Conductor score. Score indicates parts for 2 altos, 2 tenors, baritone. -- (ii) Parts for 2 reeds - alto, tenor; 2 trumpets 1, 2; bass; drums; piano. Parts do not appear to correspond to score in grouping i. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
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Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
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Archives Center - NMAH

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