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Blue tune [music]

Physical description:
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
4 manuscripts, 32 cm
1 part (photocopy), 28 cm
Type:
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Short scores
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
20th century
Notes:
Part for guitar (photocopy) is originally noted on the verso of Baby when you ain't there. 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, torn.
Score from the Presentation Album, vol. L, p. 15.
Summary:
5 parts and 1 score
Blue tune is contained in one folder consisting of 1 five page short score and 1 part in Eb Major concert, and 4 parts in Bb Major concert -- in pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (DE, Tizol?).
Short score indicates parts for clarinet, saxes, trumpets, trombones, bass. Part in Eb Major concert for guitar. Parts in Bb Major concert for 1 reed - alto 3; 2 trumpets - 2, 3; 1 trombone - 1. -- Parts 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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