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Blue lou [music]

Composer:
Sampson, Edgar
Mills, Irving
Physical description:
1 conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 31 cm
19 copy scores, 32 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Published sheet music
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
1935
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.
Condition: fair, tape, torn.
There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book on the parts: 192.
Summary:
20 parts
Blue lou is contained in one folder consisting of 1 published sheet in G Major concert, and 19 parts in Bb Major concert -- in ink -- in unidentified hands (Williams, Whaley?).
Published sheet is piano part only. Parts for 6 reeds - Procope, Johnny, Sears, Ham, tenor 4, Carney (2); 6 trumpets - Baker, Scad, Taft, F.E.W., Ray, Bascombe; 3 trombones - Brown, Jones, Wilbur; drums; guitar; piano. -- 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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