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Big heist [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Arranger:
Cleave, Van
Comstock, Frank
Physical description:
4 parts (photocopies), 31 cm
Type:
Manuscripts
Music
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, and Mark Tucker.
Condition: fair, tape. Folder A -- 43p.
Scores for the film "Assault on a queen" by Paramount Pictures, scenes 10-BX through 10-B3X.
Summary:
4 scores
Big heist is contained in one of seven folders for "Assault on a queen" consisting of 1 eight page short score, 2 thirteen page short scores, and 1 nine page short score in C Major concert -- in photocopy -- in unidentified hand.
Eight page short score indicates parts for saxes, trumpets, trombones, bass, drums. Score subtitled "Part 1." 1 thirteen page short score indicates parts for altos, clarinet, trumpets, trombones, drums. Score subtitled "Part 2." 1 thirteen page short score indicates parts for saxes, clarinet, trumpets, trombones, strings, drums. Score subtitled "Part 3." Nine page short score indicates parts for alto, clarinet, saxes, trumpets, trombones, drums. Score subtitled "Part 4." -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
Topic:
Music
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Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
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