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14 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
8 Items (parts (photocopies), 32 cm.)
5 Items (parts (photocopies), 28 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

27 parts

Bula is contained in one of nineteen folders for "Afro Bossa" consisting of 25 parts in G Major concert, and 2 parts in C Major concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in identified hand (Jones) and unidentified hand (Whaley?).

Parts in 5 groupings -- (i) Parts in G Major for 1 reed - Carney; 1 trumpet - Herb (2). -- (ii) Parts in G Major for 1 reed - Carney (2); 1 trumpet - 1. -- (iii) Parts in G Major for 5 reeds - Rab (2), alto 3 (2), Jimmy (2), Paul (2), Carney; 3 trumpets - 1, 3 (2), 4; 3 trombones - Brown (2), Buster (2), Chuck (2). Many parts appear incomplete. -- ...

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24 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
2 Items (mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

see AFRO-EURASIAN ECLIPSE

24 parts and an indefinite number of scores

G.J. is contained in one of twenty five folders for "Afro-Eurasian eclipse" consisting of 1 two page short score and 12 parts in Bb Major concert, and 1 three page short score and 12 parts in Eb Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (DE, Tizol?).

Items in 4 groupings -- (i) Short score in Bb Major. Short score indicates parts for Rab, saxes, baritone, 3 trumpets, 3 trombones. -- (ii) Parts in Bb Major for 5 reeds - Johnny, Pro, Hamilton, Paul, Carney; 4 trumpets - Nance, 1, 2, 3; 3 trombones - Britt, Booty, Browne. -- (iii) Short score in Eb Major. Short score indicates parts for Hamilton, ...

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6 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
6 Items (parts (photocopies), 32 cm.)
2 Items (parts (photocopies), 28 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

14 parts and 1 score

Toto is contained in one of twenty five folders for "Afro-Eurasian eclipse" consisting of 1 two page short score and 14 parts in c minor concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (DE, Whaley?).

Items in 3 groupings -- (i) Short score. Short score indicates parts for flute, clarinet, tenors, trumpets, trombones. Short score appears incomplete. -- (ii) Parts for 4 trumpets - 1, 2, 3 (2), 4 (2); 3 trombones - 1, 2 (2), 3 (2); bass. -- (iii) Parts for 1 trumpet - 1; 1 trombone - 1. -- Groupings i & iii from the Duke Ellington Library.

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Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974
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file
Size:
1 Item (mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm.)
4 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
4 Items (parts (photocopies), 28 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

see AFRO-EURASIAN ECLIPSE

8 parts and 1 score

Dash is contained in one of twenty five folders for "Afro-Eurasian eclipse" consisting of 1 two page short score and 8 parts in F Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (DE, Whaley?).

Items in 3 groupings -- (i) Short score. Short score indicates parts for alto, baritone, trumpet, trombone. Short score appears incomplete. -- (ii) Parts for 2 reeds - alto (2), Carney (2); trombone. -- (iii) Parts for trumpet; trombone; bass. -- Groupings i & iii from the Duke Ellington Library.

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National Museum of American History (U.S.). Archives Center
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Dept. of Public Programs
Lila Wallace-Reader's Digest Fund
Ella Fitzgerald Charitable Foundation
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Dates:
1992-2012
Size:
39 Cubic feet (54 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0808
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Audiotapes, CDs and digital files: an ongoing project to interview and preserve the memories of people important in the jazz world, including jazz musicians, singers, dancers, producers, arrangers, and others. A list of interviewees and interviewers follows. The following is a list of the individuals who conducted the interviews. 1. Brown, Anthon...

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Shahn, Ben, 1898-1969
Dates:
1879-1990
bulk 1933-1970
Size:
24.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.shahben
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of social realist painter, photographer, illustrator, printmaker, and teacher Ben Shahn (1898-1969) measure 24.8 linear feet and date from 1879-1990, with the bulk of the material dating from 1933-1970. The bulk of the collection consists of over 14 linear feet of incoming letters from artists, writers, colleagues, publishers, art organizations, galleries, and universities and colleges. Also found are biographical materials, project and source files, printed material, artwork by Shahn and others, photographs taken of and by Shahn, interview transcripts, sound recordings of interviews and a motion picture film.

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Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974
Dates:
1945
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm.)
2 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
7 Items (conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 31 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

see BLACK, BROWN AND BEIGE

9 parts and 1 score

Carnegie blues is contained in two of sixty two folders for "Black, brown and beige" consisting of 1 one page short score and 2 parts in Db Major concert, and 7 published parts in Eb Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (DE, Whaley?).

Folder A contains short score and parts in Db Major. Short score does not indicate instrumentation and appears incomplete. Parts for 1 trumpet - Ray; bass.

Folder B contains published parts in Eb Major in 2 groupings -- (i) Part for piano. -- (ii) Parts for piano (6).

Folder A and Folder B, grouping ii from the Duke Ellington Library.

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Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974
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1 Item (mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 36 cm.)
12 Items (parts (photocopies), 32 cm.)
14 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
1 Item (manuscript, 32 cm.)
1 Item (copy score, 30 cm.)
6 Items (parts (photocopies), 28 cm.)
1 Item (copy score, 27 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

33 parts and an indefinite number of scores

MICH is contained in two of twenty five folders for "Afro-Eurasian eclipse" consisting of 1 one page short score, 1 one page piano conductor score, 1 one page conductor score and 33 parts in eb minor concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (DE, Whaley, other?).

Folder A contains scores. Short score indicates parts for tenor, baritone, trombones, bass. Piano conductor score does not indicate instrumentation. Conductor score indicates parts for trombones. Scores appear incomplete.

Folder B contains parts in 4 groupings -- (i) Parts for 1 reed - Rab (2). -- (ii) Parts for 2 reeds - Proc, baritone; 1 trumpet - Cat (2); 2 trombones - Brown (2), Chuck. -- (iii) Parts for 4 reeds - Rab (2), Proc, Paul (2), Harry (2); 3 trumpets - Cooty (2), Merc (2), Herb; 3 trombones - Brown (3), trombone, Chuck (3); bass (2); unidentified Bb tr...

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Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm.)
1 Item (copy score, 32 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

see AFRO-BOSSA SUITE

1 part and 1 score

Purple gazelle is contained in two of nineteen folders for "Afro Bossa" consisting of 1 three page short score and 1 part in Bb Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (DE, ME?).

Folder A contains short score. Short score indicates parts for saxes, Ham, baritone, Cat, Ray, Cooty, Buster, Chuck. Short score appears incomplete.

Folder B contains part for 1 reed - alto 2. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.

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Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974
Level:
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23 Items (manuscripts, 32 cm.)
1 Item (copy score, 32 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

see BLACK, BROWN AND BEIGE

23 parts and 1 score

Sugar hill penthouse is contained in three of sixty two folders for "Black, brown and beige" consisting of 1 two page piano conductor score and 12 parts in Ab Major concert (?), 10 parts in Eb Major concert, and 1 part in C Major concert (?) -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (Whaley, Tizol, other?).

Folder A contains piano conductor score and parts in Ab Major. Score does not indicate instrumentation. Parts for 4 reeds - alto 1, alto 3, tenor, baritone; 3 trumpets - 1, 2, 3; 2 trombones - 1, 2; bass; drums.

Folder B contains part in C Major (?) for unidentified treble instrument.

Folder C contains parts in 4 groupings -- (i) Parts in Eb Major for 4 reeds - Otto, Johnny, Chauncey, Carney; 1 trumpet - Wallace. -- (ii) Part in Eb Major (?) for 1 trumpet - Nance. Part appears incomplete. -- (iii) Part in Ab Major (?) for unidentified treble instrument (alto?). -- (iv) Parts in Eb Major for 4 reeds - alto 1, alto 3, Jimmy, Carne...