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Wild car [music]

Physical description:
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
27 copy scores, 32 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Short scores
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
20th century
Notes:
Additional materials for this piece are contained in "Asphalt jungle scores," grouping vii. 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, brittle. Folder A -- 18p., folder B -- 26p.
Summary:
27 parts and 1 score
Wild car is contained in two of sixteen folders for "Asphalt jungle suite" consisting of 1 four page short score and 14 parts in a minor concert, and 13 parts in d minor concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (DE, Tizol, other?).
Folder A contains items in a minor. Short score indicates parts for Rab, clarinet, trumpets, trombones, bass. Score appears incomplete. Parts for 5 reeds - Rab, Proc, Jimmy, Paul, baritone; 5 trumpets - 1, 2, 3, 4, Ray; 3 trombones - Britt, Tizol, Booty; bass.
Folder B contains parts in d minor for 5 reeds - Johnny, Pro, Hamilton, Paul, Carney; 5 trumpets - 1, 2, 3, 4, Andre; 3 trombones - Britt, 2, 3. -- 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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