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Omaha [music]

Physical description:
1 manuscript, 32 cm
14 copy scores, 32 cm
Copy scores
Parts (musical)
Short scores
United States
20th century
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, torn, tape, stained.
There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 284.
14 parts and 1 score.
Omaha is contained in two of eight folders for "Tattooed bride" consisting of 1 five-page short score and 14 parts in bb minor concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Folder A contains short score. Short score indicates parts for saxes, baritone, trumpets, Brown, trombones. Short score appears incomplete.
Folder B contains parts for 5 reeds - Rab, Procope, Jimmy, Sears, Carney; 4 trumpets - Williams, Scad, Killian, Baker; 3 trombones - Brown, Jones, Tyree; bass; guitar. Some parts appear incomplete. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
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Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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