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Fatness [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Physical description:
11 copy scores, 32 cm
3 parts (photocopies), 32 cm
1 part (photocopy), 28 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
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, tape.
Unsigned Ellington-Strayhorn composition.
Statement of responsibility taken from Music is my Mistress, by Duke Ellington.
Summary:
15 parts
Fatness is contained in one of eleven folders for "Plus belle africaine" consisting of 15 parts in G Major concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Parts in 2 groupings -- (i) Parts for 2 trumpets - 1, Cootie (2); 2 trombones - Buster (2), Chuck (2). -- (ii) Parts for 4 reeds - alto 1, alto 3, Paul, Carney; 3 trumpets - 1, 2, 3; 1 trombone - Brown. -- Grouping ii 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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