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Boogie bop blue [music]

Physical description:
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
40 copy scores, 32 cm
30 parts (photocopies), 32 cm
1 part (photocopy), 31 cm
1 part (photocopy), 28 cm
Type:
Conductor scores
Copy scores
Holographs
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Short scores
Manuscripts
Place:
United States
Date:
1947
20th century
Notes:
Original of conductor score in Folder A (photocopy) is in OS box 2. 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.
Date from www2.bioglobe.ne.jp.
Folder A from the Presentation Album, vol. A.
Summary:
70 parts and an indefinite number of scores.
Boogie bop blue is contained in three folders consisting of 1 one page conductor score, 1 three page short score, 1 eight page short score and 69 parts in C Major concert, and 1 part in F Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (DE, Whaley, Henderson?).
Folder A contains one page conductor score and three page short score. Conductor score (photocopy) indicates parts for 15 reeds - 3 flutes, piccolo, 2 oboes, English horn, 3 clainets, bass clarinet, 3 bassoons, contra-bassoon; 6 horns - 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6; 4 trumpets - 1, 2, 3, 4; 4 trombones - 1, 2, 3, 4; tuba; 2 violins - 1, 2; viola; cello; bass. Conductor score is incomplete. Short score indicates parts for saxes, clarinet, brass, piano.
Folder B contains eight page short score and 1 part. Short score indicates parts for flute, saxes, Hamilton, baritone; horns; trumpets, Ray; violin, cello, bass; piano. Short score appears incomplete. Part for 1 sax - Pro.
Folder C contains 68 parts in C Major and 1 part in F Major in 4 groupings -- (i) 4 reeds - flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon; 5 strings - violin 1, violin 2, viola, cello, bass. -- (ii) 12 reeds - piccolo, 2 flutes - 1, 2, 3 clarinets - 1, 2, 3, bass clarinet, 3 bassoons - 1, 2, 3, contra-bassoon, English horn; 6 horns - 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6; 5 trumpets - 1, 2, Killian, 3, 4; 6 trombones - 1, Brown, Glenn, Quentin, 3, 4; tuba; 5 strings - violin 1 (5), violin 2 (4), viola (6), cello (3), bass (4). One of the viola parts is in F Major. It appears incomplete and it may be unrelated to the other parts. -- (iii) 6 reeds - oboe, Procope, Rab, Hamilton, Sears, Carney; 1 unidentified instrument. Part for unidentified instrument appears incomplete and may be unrelated to the other parts. -- (iv) 1 unidentified treble instrument.
Folders B & C from the Duke Ellington Library.
Topic:
Music
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Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
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