Items on Exhibit
Kat's beguine [music]
13 copy scores, 32 cm
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: worn, torn, tape.
There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 35.
Kat's beguine is contained in one folder consisting of 13 parts in f minor concert -- in ink -- in unidentified hand (Tizol?).
Parts for 5 reeds - Pro, Jeff, Hamilton, Paul, baritone; 4 trumpets - Nance, Cook, Anderson, Terry; 3 trombones - Butter, Tizol, Britt; bass. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
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Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Archives Center, National Museum of American History