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Red shoes [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Physical description:
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
12 copy scores, 32 cm
1 part (photocopy), 28 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
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, stained.
Folder B, grouping i from the Presentation Album, vol. X. Folder B, grouping ii from the Presentation Album, vol. W. p. 11.
Summary:
12 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Red shoes is contained in two of ten folders for "Toot suite" consisting of 1 three page short score, 1 seven page short score and 12 parts in c minor concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (DE, Sanders, Mullens?).
Folder A contains parts in 2 groupings -- (i) Parts for 5 reeds - Johnny, Procope, Hamilton, Paul, Harry; 3 trumpets - Ray, Baker, Terry; 3 trombones - Britt, Butter, John. -- (ii) Part for 1 trumpet - Mullens.
Folder B contains short scores in 2 groupings -- (i) Three page short score. Short score indicates parts for clarinet, orchestra. -- (ii) Seven page short score. Short score indicates parts for Proc, alto, clarinet, Paul, baritone, Terry, Ray, trombones, bass.
Folder A 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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