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18 parts and 1 score
Coming of spring is contained in one folder consisting of 1 seven page conductor score and 18 parts in Bb Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (Parker, other?).
Conductor score indicates parts for flute, oboe, clarinet; horn; 3 violins - 1, 2, 3; viola; cello; bass. Parts for 6 reeds - flute, hautbois, clarinet, clarinet 2, clarinet 3, bass clarinet; horn; 3 trumpets - 1, 2, 3; percussion; 3 violins - 1 (2), 2, 3; viola; cello; bass. Part for clarinet entitled "Cradle of spring." -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
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