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Good old days - utility [music]

Arranger:
Wilcox, Larry
Physical description:
4 parts (photocopies), 36 cm
62 parts (photocopies), 32 cm
Type:
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Piano conductor scores
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, brittle.
Summary:
62 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Good old days - utility is contained in two of eighty three folders for "Pousse cafe" consisting of 3 five page piano conductor scores and 42 parts in Bb Major concert, and 1 five page piano conductor score and 20 parts in C Major concert -- in photocopy -- in identified hand (Charlap).
Folder A contains items in 2 groupings -- (i) 2 scores and parts in Bb Major. Piano conductor scores indicate parts for saxes, trumpets, trombones, violins, cellos. Parts for 5 reeds - alto 1, alto 2, tenor 3, tenor 4, baritone 5; 4 trumpets - 1/2, 3, 4; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3; violin (4); 2 cellos - A, B; bass; 2 drums - 1, 3. Parts for trumpet 1 and trumpet 2 are noted on the same sheet. -- (ii) Parts in C Major for 5 reeds - alto 1, alto 2, tenor 3, tenor 4, baritone 5; 4 trumpets - 1/2, 3, 4; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3; 4 violins - A, B, C, D; 1 cello - A; bass; 3 drums - 1, 2, 3. Parts for trumpet 1 and trumpet 2 are noted on the same sheet.
Folder B contains 1 score and parts in Bb Major and 1 score in C Major. Piano conductor scores indicate parts for saxes, trumpets, trombones, violins, cellos. Parts for 5 reeds - alto 1, alto 2, tenor 3, tenor 4, baritone 5; 4 trumpets - 1/2, 3, 4; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3; violin (4); 2 cellos - A, B; 3 drums - 1 (2), 2 (2), 3. Parts for trumpet 1 and trumpet 2 are noted on the same sheet. -- 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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