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Creators:
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, New York Public Library
Duke Ellington Society, New York Chapter
Dates:
1960-1991
Size:
1.1 Cubic feet (5 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0390
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

68 cassette audiotape recordings of oral history interviews and presentations, and 55 newsletters compiled by the New York Chapter of the Duke Ellington Society, 1960-1991. Audiotapes and Newsletters from the New York Chapter of the Duke Ellington Society Meetings.

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Creators:
Bernholm, Jonas, 1946-
Dates:
1976-1991.
Size:
8 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0551
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection documents Jonas Bernholm's interest and work promoting African American Music, specifically rhythm and blues.

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Creators:
Ellington, Mercer Kennedy, 1919-1996 (musician)
Persons, Ted
Jackson, J. Calvin
Dates:
1943
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 34 cm.)
3 Items (parts (photocopies), 33 cm.)
39 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
38 Items (parts (photocopies), 32 cm.)
9 Items (manuscripts, 32 cm.)
10 Items (copy scores, 31 cm.)
1 Item (manuscript, 31 cm.)
1 Item (part (photocopy), 30 cm.)
2 Items (conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 28 cm.)
9 Items (parts (photocopies), 28 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

111 parts and an indefinite number of scores

Things ain't what they used to be is contained in six folders consisting of 2 parts in C Major concert, 7 parts in Bb Major concert, 1 published two page piano vocal score, 1 published part and 5 parts in Eb Major concert, and 1 four page short score and 96 parts in Db Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (DE, Whal...

Folder A contains parts in Eb Major for 1 reed - tenor; horn; trumpet.

Folder B contains piano vocal score and published part in Eb Major, and short score and parts in Db Major. Piano vocal score lyrics begin "Got so weary of bein' nothin' ...". Published part for piano. Short score indicates parts for altos, tenor, baritone, trumpets, trombones. Short score appears incomplete. Parts in Db Major for 4 reeds - alto 1, ...

Folder C contains parts in 4 groupings -- (i) Parts in Bb Major for 3 reeds - Otto, Chauncey, Carney; 1 trumpet - Wallace; 3 trombones - Tricky, Brown, Tizol. Parts subtitled "Intro." -- (ii) Parts in Db Major for 1 reed - Otto (2); 2 trumpets - Wally, Ray; 1 trombone - Brown (2). -- (iii) Parts in Db Major for 4 horns - 1, 2, 3, 4; bass; voice. Pa...

Folder D contains parts in 3 groupings -- (i) Parts in Db Major for 2 reeds - Proc, baritone; 5 trumpets - 1, 2, Nathan, Cooty, Herb (2); 1 trombone - Jones; bass. Parts appear to reflect different arrangements of the piece. -- (ii) Parts in Eb Major for 2 reeds - alto, baritone. -- (iii) Parts in C Major (?) for unidentified bass instrument (tromb...

Folder E contains parts in Db Major for 11 reeds - piccolo (2), flute, oboe 1, oboe 2, clarinet 1, clarinet 2, clarinet 3, bass clarinet, bassoon 1, bassoon 2, contrabassoon; 4 horns - 1, 2, 3, 5; 3 trumpets - 1 (2), 3, 4; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3; tuba; 2 violins - A/B (2); viola (2); cello (2); bass (2); drums; vibraharp.

Folder F contains parts in Db Major for 5 reeds - Rab, Otto (2), Jimmie (2), Sears, Carney (2); 5 trumpets - Taft, Scad (2), Anderson, Ray, Cooty; 4 trombones - Jones (3), Tricky, Brown (4); Butter (2). -- All items except trumpet part in Folder A, part for Otto in Folder C, grouping ii, Folder D, grouping i, and Folder F from the Duke Ellington Li...

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Creators:
Ellington, Mercer Kennedy, 1919-1996 (musician)
Gorruso, Frank
Level:
file
Size:
4 Items (parts (photocopies), 33 cm.)
1 Item (copy score, 32 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

5 parts

22 cent stomp is contained in one folder consisting of 5 parts in F Major concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in unidentified hands.

Parts for 1 trumpet - 4; drums; guitar; piano (2).

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item
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 8-1/4" x 9-7/8".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1218
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Creators:
Gillespie, Dizzy, 1917-1993
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (2-1/2" x 2-1/2".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0979
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Creators:
Ellington, Mercer Kennedy, 1919-1996 (musician)
Dates:
1946
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 28 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

1 score

He should'a flip'd when he flop'd is contained in one folder consisting of 1 published two-page piano vocal score in F Major concert -- in ink.

Piano vocal score lyrics begin "A tricksta' trip'd when he hop'd, He should'a flip'd when he flop'd ...". -- from the Duke Ellington Library.

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Creators:
Ellington, Mercer Kennedy, 1919-1996 (musician)
Persons, Ted
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (copy score, 32 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

1 part

Things ain't what they used to be is contained in one folder consisting of 1 part in Db Major concert -- in ink -- in unidentified hand.

Part for 1 trumpet - Ray. Part is noted on the verso of an eleven page conductor score for "Ring around the moon," Folder B. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.

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Creators:
Ellington, Mercer Kennedy, 1919-1996 (musician)
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (copy score, 32 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0415
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

1 part

Tow cow tou is contained in one folder consisting of 1 lead sheet in f minor concert -- in ink -- in unidentified hand (ME?).

Lead sheet for unidentified treble instrument. -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.

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Creators:
Ellington, Mercer Kennedy, 1919-1996 (musician)
Han, Jack
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (part (photocopy), 32 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0415
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

1 score

Plaintive prelude is contained in one folder consisting of 1 one page piano vocal score in Eb Major concert -- in photocopy -- in unidentified hand (ME?).

Piano vocal score lyrics begin "Moon that was misty, so pale ...". -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.

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