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Concerto for Cootie [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Physical description:
2 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm
1 manuscript, 32 cm
Type:
Manuscripts
Holographs
Music
Parts (musical)
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
20th century
Notes:
Trombone parts for Tough scufflin and Barney (Clarinet lament ?) are noted on the bottom and verso of the trombone part for Concerto for Cootie. A part for Bird of paradise and 2 untitled parts are noted on the bottom and verso of one of the parts for unidentified treble instrument for Concerto for Cootie. 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.
There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 104.
Summary:
3 parts
Concerto for Cootie is contained in one folder consisting of 3 parts in f minor concert (?) -- in pencil -- in unidentified hands (DE, BS, Tizol?).
Parts for 1 trombone - Tricky; 2 unidentified treble instruments (guitar?). -- 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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