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Volupte [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Physical description:
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 34 cm
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
1 copy score, 32 cm
10 copy scores, 31 cm
6 parts (photocopies), 32 cm
4 parts (photocopies), 28 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
20th century
Notes:
Parts for "Caline" and "Bosso" are noted on the verso of many of these parts. A part for "Cleo and Alec" is noted on the verso of the guitar part in grouping ii. 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, brittle.
Grouping iii from the Mercer Ellington Library. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 113.
Summary:
23 parts
Volupte is contained in one of seven folders for "Suite for swinging" consisting of 1 part in g minor concert (?) and 22 parts in f minor concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (DE, other?).
Parts in 3 groupings -- (i) Part in g minor (?) for piano. -- (ii) Parts in f minor for 2 trumpets - 1, 3; 1 trombone - 1; guitar. -- (iii) Parts in f minor for 4 reeds - alto 1 (2), tenor 1 (2), tenor 2 (2), baritone (2); 1 trumpet - 4; 3 trombones - 1, 2 (2), 3 (2); bass (4). -- All items except grouping iii 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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