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Omaha [music]

Physical description:
1 manuscript, 32 cm
14 copy scores, 32 cm
Type:
Manuscripts
Copy scores
Music
Parts (musical)
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, torn, tape, stained.
There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 284.
Summary:
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.
Topic:
Music
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Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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