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Double ruff [music]

Physical description:
2 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm
6 copy scores, 31 cm
9 copy scores, 32 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
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, torn.
There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 242.
Summary:
16 parts and 1 score
Double ruff is contained in one folder consisting of 1 two page short score and 15 parts in Bb Major concert, and 1 part in G Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidenitified hands (BS, Whaley?).
Short score does not indicate instrumentation and appears incomplete. Part in G Major for unidentified instrument (piano?). Part appears incomplete. Parts in Bb Major in 2 groupings -- (i) 3 trumpets - Scad, Baker, Williams; 3 trombones - Brown, Tyree, Jones. -- (ii) 4 reeds - Rab, Jimmy, Sears, Carney; 2 trumpets - Baker, Taft; 2 trombones - Jones, Wilbur; bass. -- 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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