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Vivi [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Physical description:
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
25 copy scores, 32 cm
1 part (photocopy), 32 cm
1 copy score, 31 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Holographs
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 Dr. Mark Tucker.
Condition: fair, worn, water spots, torn.
Copyright by Tempo Music, Inc.
Summary:
27 parts and 1 score
Vivi is contained in two of twenty two folders for "The river" consisting of 1 part in Ab Major concert, 13 parts in Eb Major concert, and 1 one page piano conductor score and 13 parts in G Major concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (DE, Whaley, Sanders?).
Folder A contains parts in Ab Major and Eb Major. Part in Ab Major for unidentified treble instrument. Part appears incomplete. Parts in Eb Major for 5 reeds - alto 1, alto, Jimmy, tenor, Harry; 4 trumpets - Ray, Terry, Cook, Cat; 3 trombones - Britt, Butter, John; 1 bass - Jim.
Folder B contains items in G Major. Piano conductor score indicates parts for Paul, 3 clarinets, baritone, 3 trumpets, 3 trombones. Parts for 5 reeds - alto, Proc, clarinet, Paul, bass clarinet; 3 trumpets - 1, 2, 3; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3; bass; piano. -- 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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