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Dancers in love [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Physical description:
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
25 copy scores, 32 cm
2 conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 28 cm
1 copy score, 16 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Published sheet music
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
1949
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: fair, worn, torn, brittle, tape.
Folder A from the Presentation Album, vol. T, p. 15. Folder B, grouping ii from the Mercer Ellington Library. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 146.
Summary:
29 parts
Dancers in love is contained in two of eighteen folders for "Perfume suite" consisting of 2 published parts and 27 parts in F Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (DE, Whaley, Sanders, Mullins?).
Folder A contains parts for piano (3).
Folder B contains parts in 2 groupings -- (i) Parts for 1 trombone - Brown (2). -- (ii) Parts for 5 reeds - Rab (2), Proc, Jimmy (2), Paul (2), Carney (2); 6 trumpets - 1, 2, 3, 4, Francis, Taft; 6 trombones - John, Butter, Britt, Jones (2), Wilbur, Paris; bass (2).
Folder B, grouping i 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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