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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 restrictions. Consult Archives Center staff. Paul Ellington, executor, is represented by Richard J.J. Scarola, Scarola Eillis LLP, 888 Seventh Avenue, 45th Floor, New York, N.Y. 10106. Telephone (212) 757-0007 x 235, Facsimile (212) 757-0469; E-Mail: rjjs@selaw.com; www.selaw.com; www.ourlawfirm.com.
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, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_172739

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