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Apes and peacocks [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Physical description:
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
13 copy scores, 32 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Short 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 Dr. Mark Tucker.
Condition: fair, tape.
Summary:
12 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Apes and peacocks is contained in two of fourteen folders for "Queen's suite" consisting of 1 six page short score, 1 three page short score and 12 parts in C Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hand (DE, Sanders?).
Folder A contains three page short score. Score indicates parts for Rab, Proc, Ham, Paul, Carney, trumpets, trombones.
Folder B contains six page short score and parts. Short score indicates parts for clarinets, tenor, trombones, drums, piano. Parts for 4 reeds - Procope, Jimmy, Paul, Harry; 4 trumpets - Ray, Terry, Cat, Baker; 3 trombones - Britt, Butter, John; 1 bass - Jim. -- 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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