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Autumn in New York [music]

Composer:
Duke, Vernon 1903-1969
Physical description:
16 copy scores, 31 cm
Type:
Conductor scores
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Piano conductor scores
Short scores
Place:
United States
Date:
1923
1969
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 Dr. Mark Tucker.
copyright, 1934 -- Shapiro. There appear to be numbers from the Duke Ellington Band Book on many of the parts: 288, 110.
Summary:
13 parts and an indefinite number of scores. Folder A -- 6pp., folder B -- 12pp. Folder B -- 2pp. Folder B -- 2pp. Folder B -- 5pp.
Autumn in New York is contained in two folders consisting of 1 two page short score, 1 two page conductor score, and 1 part in F Major concert, 1 two page piano conductor score in Bb Major concert, and 12 parts in Db Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Folder A contains scores and 1 part - vocal. Short score does not include instrumentation. Conductor score for 3 saxes - alto, tenor, baritone; 2 trumpets - 1, 2; trombone; bass; piano. Folder B contains parts in 2 groupings -- (i) 3 trumpets - 2, 3, Killian; bass. -- (ii) 2 altos - 1, 2; 2 tenors - 1, 2. baritone; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3. -- Indiana and an untitled work are noted on the verso. -- 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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