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Blue house [music]

Physical description:
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
10 copy scores, 32 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Short scores
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
20th century
Notes:
Short score of Jo (holograph) removed from Folder A for interfile by title. I remember you and Roses bloom appear on the verso of the parts in Folder B. 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.
Condition: fair.
There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book on the parts in Folder B: 50.
Summary:
10 parts and 1 score
Blue house is contained in two folders consisting of 1 four page short score and 10 parts in Bb Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (BS, other?).
Folder A contains short score. Score indicates parts for Barney, Ben, Brown.
Folder B contains parts for 5 reeds - Otto, Rab, Barney, Ben, Carney; 3 trumpets - Ray, Rex, Wally; 2 trombones - Brown, Tizol. -- 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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