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Bossa [music]

Physical description:
2 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 31 cm
3 parts (photocopies), 32 cm
11 manuscripts, 31 cm
3 parts (photocopies), 28 cm
Type:
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
20th century
Notes:
Parts for "Caline" from "Afro Bossa" are noted on the verso of parts for baritone, Chuck in grouping i. An additional holograph part for this piece is noted on the verso of a part for "Caline" from "Afro Bossa." 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, torn. Folder #92 -- 28p. Folder #92 -- 2p.
Summary:
19 parts
Bossa is contained in one of nineteen folders for "Afro Bossa" consisting of 19 parts in f minor concert -- in pencil and photocopy -- in identified hand (BS) and unidentified hand.
Parts in 2 groupings -- (i) Parts for 4 reeds - alto 1, tenor 1, tenor 2, baritone; 2 trombones - Brown, Chuck (2); bass. Many parts appear incomplete. -- (ii) Parts for 4 reeds - Proc, Hodges, Paul, Harry; 4 trumpets - Cootie, Cat, Nance, Burrowes; 3 trombones - Cooper, Brown, Chuck. Parts begin at rehearsal letter E. -- 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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