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I met my Waterloo [music]

Physical description:
5 manuscripts, 32 cm
4 manuscripts, 31 cm
Parts (musical)
United States
20th century
Additional materials for this piece are contained in "Murder at the Vanities scores," grouping iv. 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.
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9 parts
I met my Waterloo is contained in one of eight folders for "Murder at the Vanities" consisting of 5 parts in Bb Major concert, and 4 parts in G Major concert -- in pencil -- in unidentified hand (Tizol?).
Parts in 2 groupings -- (i) Parts in Bb Major for 3 reeds - Jonny, Otto, Carney; 2 trumpets - Posey, Cooty. -- (ii) Parts in G Major for 2 reeds - alto (?), Carney; 2 trumpets - Posey, Wetz. -- form the Duke Ellington Library.
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Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

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