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ACAC [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Physical description:
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
11 copy scores, 32 cm
8 parts (photocopies), 32 cm
5 parts (photocopies), 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, and Mark Tucker.
Condition: fair, worn, tape, stained. Folder A -- 2p., folder B -- 5p. Folder B -- 8p. Folder A -- 3p., folder B -- 23p. Folder B -- 8p.
Unsigned Ellington-Strayhorn composition.
Folder B from the Mercer Ellington Library. Statement of responsibility taken from Music is my Mistress, by Duke Ellington.
Summary:
23 parts and an indefinite number of scores
ACAC is contained in two of twenty five folders for "Afro-Eurasian eclipse" consisting of 2 three page short scores and 23 parts in f minor concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (DE, Whaley?).
Folder A contains short scores. Short scores indicate parts for clarinet, tenor, baritone, trumpets, trombones. Short scores appear incomplete.
Folder B contains parts for 5 reeds - alto 1 (2), alto 3 (2), tenro 2 (2), tenor 4 (2), baritone (2); 4 trumpets - 1 (2), 2, 3, 4 (2); 3 trombones - 1 (2), 2 (2), 3 (2); 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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