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Chicken rhythm [music]

Physical description:
2 manuscripts, 32 cm
Type:
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
20th century
Other title:
Snappy rhythm
Notes:
Lead sheet for #7 is noted on the verso of the one page part of Chicken rhythm. Untitled part for alto 1 is noted on the verso of the two page part of Chicken rhythm. 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.
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There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 30.
Summary:
2 parts
Chicken rhythm is contained in one folder consisting of 1 one page part and 1 two page part in Bb Major concert -- in pencil -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Parts for piano. Parts appear incomplete. Two page part has a section entitled Snappy rhythm. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of American History : Archives Center. P.O. Box 37012, Suite 1100, MRC 601, Constitution Ave., between 12th and 14th Sts., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20013-7012. Call 202-633-3270 for appointment. Fax: 202-786-2453
Topic:
Music
See more items in:
Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_173977

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