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Single petal of a rose [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Physical description:
2 copy scores, 32 cm
1 manuscript, 32 cm
1 part (photocopy), 32 cm
Type:
Manuscripts
Copy scores
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Place:
United States
Date:
1960
1970
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.
Grouping ii from the Mercer Ellington Library.
Commissioned by Swiss harpsichordist Antoinette Vischer sometime in the 60s, according to Mabel Kwan, email 10/12/05.
Summary:
4 parts.
Single petal of a rose is contained in one of fourteen folders for "Queen's suite" consisting of 4 parts in Db Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (Whaley, others?).
Parts in 2 groupings -- (i) Parts for piano (2). -- (ii) Parts for bass (2). -- 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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