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[New Orleans suite scores] [music]

Physical description:
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 34 cm
4 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm
6 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 31 cm
Type:
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Short scores
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
20th century
Notes:
9 separate titles from "New Orleans suite" comprise the items described above. No titles are unique to this entry. Refer to the finding aid for further detail. Short scores for "Bad woman," and "Rext," and a part for an untitled piece are 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, torn.
Summary:
11 scores
New Orleans suite scores is contained in one of eleven folders for "New Orleans suite" consisting of 1 two page short score in F Major concert, 1 two page short score in f minor concert, 1 one page short score, 1 six page short score and 1 three page short score in Bb Major concert, 2 two page short scores and 1 one page short score in G Major concert, 1 one page short score in Db Major concert, 1 one page short score in Eb Major concert, and 1 two page short score in bb minor concert -- in pencil -- in unidentified hand (DE?).
Scores in 9 groupings -- (i) Short score in F Major. Score indicates parts for sax, baritone, trumpets, flugel horn, trombones. -- (ii) Short score in f minor. Score indicates parts for sax, baritone, trumpets, trombones. -- (iii) Short scores in Bb Major. One page short score does not indicate instrumentation and appears incomplete. Six page short score indicates parts for Rab, Proc, clarinet, Paul, baritone, Cooty, trumpets, trombones, bass. -- (iv) Two page short score in G Major. Score indicates parts for flute, 3 clarinets, 3 trumpets, 3 trombones. -- (v) Short scores in G Major. One page short score indicates parts for baritone, 3 trumpets. Two page short score indicates parts for sax, Paul, baritone, trumpets, trombone. -- (vi) Three page short score in Bb Major. Score indicates parts for sax, baritone, Cooty, trumpets, trombones. -- (vii) Short score in Db Major. Score indicates parts for flute, altos, bass clarinet, tenor, baritone, trumpets. Score appears incomplete. -- (viii) Short score in Eb Major. Score indicates parts for 4 saxes, baritone, 4 trumpets, trombones. -- (ix) Short score in bb minor. Score indicates parts for saxes, bass clarinet, baritone, 3 trumpets, 3 trombones. Score appears incomplete. -- 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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