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[Anatomy of a murder scores] [music]

Physical description:
12 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm
Type:
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Short scores
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
20th century
Notes:
12 separate titles from "Anatomy of a murder" comprise the material described above. One title is unique to this entry. Refer to the finding aid for further detail. Handwriting and other details have been reported based on the notes of David Berger, Andrew Homzy, Dr. Theodore Hudson, Walter van de Leur, and Mark Tucker.
Condition: fair, worn, brittle. Folder A -- 27p. in mylar.
According to Mark Tucker's "Duke Ellington Reader," "Anatomy of a Murder" was a 1959 motion picture film, directed by Otto Preminger.
Summary:
12 scores
Anatomy of a murder scores are contained in one of thirty two folders for "Anatomy of a murder" consisting of 2 one page short scores, 1 two page short score and 1 three page short score in C Major concert, 1 two page short score in Bb Major concert, 2 one page short scores, 2 two page sort scores, 1 three page short score and 1 five page short score in Eb Major concert, and 1 three page short score in bb minor concert -- in pencil -- in unidentified hands (DE, BS?).
Items in 12 groupings -- (i) One page short score in C Major. Score indicates parts for Rab, Proc, Paul, baritone. -- (ii) Two page short score in Bb Major. Score indicates parts for Rab, Paul, saxes, baritone, trumpets, trombones. -- (iii) Two page short score in C Major. Score indicates parts for alto, clarinet, Paul, tenor, baritone, trumpets, Butter, trombones. -- (iv) One page short score in Eb Major. Score does not indicate instrumentation. -- (v) One page short score in Eb Major. Score indicates parts for 2 altos, clarinet, tenor, trumpets. -- (vi) Two page short score in Eb Major. Score indicates parts for altos, Paul, baritone, trumpets. -- (vii) Two page short score in Eb Major. Score indicates parts for sax, baritone, Ray, Shorty, Cat, Terry. Score appears incomplete. -- (viii) Three page short score in Eb Major. Score indicates parts for saxes, Hamilton. -- (ix) Three page short score in bb minor. Short score indicates parts for baritone, trumpets. -- (x) One page short score in C Major (?). Score indicates parts for Paul, Terry, trumpets, bass. Score appears incomplete. -- (xi) Five page short score in Eb Major. Score indicates parts for Rab, Proc, Paul, bass clarinet, Baker, Ray, Terry. -- (xii) Three page short score in C Major. Score indicates parts for sax, Paul, baritone, Terry. Score appears incomplete. -- 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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