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Blake, Eubie (James Herbert), 1883-1983
Sissle, Noble, 1889-1975
13 Items (manuscripts, 32 cm.)
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Archives Center, National Museum of American History
see also Subseries 1.3 sa Pyramid
Oriental blues is contained in one folder consisting of 13 parts in C Major concert -- in pencil -- in unidentified hand (Tizol?).
Parts in 2 groupings -- (i) Parts for 2 reeds - Barney, Carney; 3 trumpets - Freddy, Rex, Cooty; 1 trombone - Browne; bass. -- (ii) Parts for 1 unidentified Bb transposing instrument (tenor/trumpet?); 1 trumpet - Rex; 3 trombones - Tizol, Tricky, Browne; 1 bass - Hayes. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.