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Doin' the voom voom [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Miley, Bubber
Physical description:
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
1 conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 31 cm
1 copy score, 31 cm
3 manuscripts, 32 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Published sheet music
Short scores
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
1929
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, torn.
Short score in Folder A from the Presentation Album, vol. N, p. 9. Published part in Folder A from the Presentation Album, vol. B. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 122.
Summary:
5 parts and 1 score
Doin' the voom voom is contained in two folders consisting of 1 five page short score and 4 parts in Eb Major concert and 1 part in Bb Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (DE, Tizol, other?).
Folder A contains short score and 1 published part. Short score indicates parts for Rab, clarinet, tenor, baritone, Cooty, trumpets, Tizol, Brown. Published part for piano.
Folder B contains parts for 2 reeds - alto 1, Otto; 2 trumpets - Rex, Cooty. Part for alto 1 in Bb Major may reflect a different arrangement of the piece.
Folder B 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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