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C jam blues [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Physical description:
9 parts (photocopies), 28 cm
31 copy scores, 32 cm
8 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm
6 parts (photocopies), 32 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
20th century
Notes:
Originals for parts in grouping i (photocopies) noted on versos of Love you madly. 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, tape.
Parts in groupings ii-v from the Mercer Ellington Library.
Summary:
54 parts
C jam blues is contained in one folder consisting of 54 parts in C Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (BS, Whaley, Parker, Jones, Benjamin?).
Parts in 6 groupings -- (i) 2 trumpets - Baker, Terry; 2 trombones - Britt, Butter. -- (ii) 2 reeds - tenor 2, baritone; 2 trumpets - 1, 5; 2 trombones - 2, 3; drums. -- (iii) 3 reeds - Jim (2), tenor 2, baritone; 4 trumpets - Ray, Wallace, Nathan (2), Herb (2); 2 trombones - Brown (2), John (2); guitar; 1 unidentified bass instrument; 1 unidentified treble instrument. Parts may reflect multiple arrangements of the piece. -- (iv) 1 reed - Carney; 3 trumpets - Rex, Ray, Wallace; 2 trombones - Tricky, Tizol. -- (v) 6 reeds - clarinet, alto 1, alto 2, tenor 3, tenor 4, baritone 5; 4 trumpets - 1, 2, 4, 5; 5 trombones - 1, 2, 3, 4, bass 5. -- (vi) 2 reeds - Jimmy, Proc; 2 trumpets - Scad, Wallace; 1 trombone - Brown. Parts may reflect multiple arrangements of the piece. -- Parts in groupings i and vi 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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