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Circle of fourths [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Strayhorn, Billy (William Thomas) 1915-1967
Physical description:
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
3 copy scores, 32 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Piano conductor scores
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, Wayne Shirley, and Dr. Mark Tucker.
Condition: fair, worn, tape.
Folder A from the Presentation Album, vol. V.
Summary:
1 part and an indefinite number of scores
Circle of fourths is contained in two of twenty eight folders for "Such sweet thunder" consisting of 1 five page piano conductor scores and 2 two page short scores in C Major concert, and 1 part in Bb Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (DE, Whaley, others?).
Folder A contains piano conductor score. Piano conductor score indicates parts for tenor, orchestra.
Folder B contains short scores in C Major and 1 part in Bb Major. Holograph short score indicates parts for sax, baritone, trumpets, trombones. Copy score short score does not indicate instrumentation. Part for 1 trumpet - 3. Part appears incomplete.
Folder B 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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