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Hamlet [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Uniform title:
Such sweet thunder
Physical description:
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
13 copy scores, 32 cm
8 parts (photocopies), 32 cm
7 parts (photocopies), 28 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Holographs
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Manuscripts
Place:
United States
Date:
1957
20th century
Other title:
H
Hamson
Ham
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.
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.
Grouping i from the Mercer Ellington Library.
Fair: worn, torn, tape.
Summary:
29 parts.
Hamlet is contained in one of twenty eight folders for "Such sweet thunder" consisting of 23 parts in F Major concert, and 6 parts in Db Major concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (DE, Sanders?).
Parts in 5 groupings -- (i) Parts in F Major for 1 reed - Johnny (3); 1 trumpet - Ray; 2 trombones - 1 (2), Butter (2); bass (2). -- (ii) Parts in F Major for 2 trumpets - Mercer, Cook. -- (iii) Parts in F Major for 2 reeds - Procope (2), Harry (2); 2 trumpets - Cat (2), Terry (2). -- (iv) Parts in F Major for 2 reeds - Jimmy (2), Paul. -- (v) Parts in Db Major for 3 reeds - Johnny (2), Procope (2), Harry (2). -- All items except grouping i from the Duke Ellington Library.
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of American History : Archives Center. P.O. Box 37012, Suite 1100, MRC 601, Constitution Ave., between 12th and 14th Sts., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20013-7012. Call 202-633-3270 for appointment. Fax: 202-786-2453
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_172873

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