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Pie Eye's blues [music]

Physical description:
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
10 copy scores, 32 cm
8 parts (photocopies), 32 cm
1 part (photocopy), 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 Walter van de Leur.
Condition: fair, tape, brittle, torn, worn. Folder A -- 13p. Folder A -- 2p. Folder A -- 3p. Folder A -- 5p.
Grouping iii from the Mercer Ellington Library. According to Mark Tucker's "Duke Ellington Reader," "Anatomy of a Murder" was a 1959 motion picture film, directed by Otto Preminger.
Summary:
19 parts and 1 score
Pie Eye's blues is contained in one of thirty two folders for "Anatomy of a murder" consisting of 1 two page short score and 19 parts in F Major concert (?) -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in identified hand (Jones) and unidentified hands (DE, Whaley, other?).
Items in 4 groupings -- (i) Short score. Short score indicates parts for tenor, Ray, bass, piano. -- (ii) Parts for 2 reeds - Proc, Jimmy; 3 trumpets - 2 (2), Nathan (2), Herb; 3 trombones - Britt (2), 2 (2), Butter (3); bass. -- (iii) Parts for 1 trombone - Butter (3). -- (iv) Part for trumpet (?). -- All items except grouping iii 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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