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Chicken little [music]

Physical description:
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
16 copy scores, 32 cm
1 part (photocopy), 32 cm
1 copy score, 31 cm
Type:
Conductor scores
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Short scores
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
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.
Folder A, grouping ii from the Mercer Ellington Library. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 111.
Summary:
18 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Chicken little is contained in two folders consisting of 1 one page conductor score, 1 four page short score and 18 parts in F Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (DE, Whaley?).
Folder A contains conductor score and parts. Conductor score indicates parts for 4 reeds - alto, tenor 1, tenor 2, baritone. Parts in 3 groupings -- (i) 1 trombone - 1. -- (ii) 5 reeds - Russell, Norris, Ashby, Paul, Harry; 1 trombone - 3 (2); bass. -- (iii) 4 reeds - Proc, Ashby, Paul, Carney; 3 trumpets - 1, 2, 3; 1 trombone - 2; bass.
Folder B contains short score. Short score does not indicate parts. -- Everything except Folder A, grouping ii from the Duke Ellington Library.
Topic:
Music
See more items in:
Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
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