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Eggo [music]

Physical description:
4 copy scores, 32 cm
3 parts (photocopies), 32 cm
9 copy scores, 31 cm
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 31 cm
3 parts (photocopies), 28 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Short scores
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
20th century
Notes:
Two page short score in Folder B (photocopy) is originally noted on the verso of "Kick." One page short score in Folder B (photocopy) is originally noted on "Ich lieb dich." 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.
Folder A, grouping i from the Mercer Ellington Library.
Summary:
17 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Eggo is contained in two folders consisting of 1 two page short score and 1 one page short score in F Major concert, and 1 three page short score and 17 parts in C Major concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (DE, other?).
Folder A contains parts in 2 groupings -- (i) 1 reed - Hamilton (2); 2 trumpets - Cooty (2), Merc (2); 1 trombone - Buster (2). Some of the parts for Hamilton, Merc, and Buster appear incomplete. -- (ii) 4 reeds - Rab, Proc, Paul, Carney; 2 trumpets - Cat, Herb; 2 trombones - Brown, Chuck; bass. Part for Carney appears incomplete.
Folder B contains short scores. Two page short score indicates parts for Prco, Rab, tenor, baritone. One page short score does not indicate instrumentation and appears incomplete. Three page short score indicates parts for clarinet, Proc, Paul, baritone, trumpets, trombones.
Folder A, grouping ii and 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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