At last is contained in one folder consisting of 25 parts in G and Bb Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hand (BS?).
Parts in 2 groupings -- (i) 7 reeds - Jimmie, Paul, Harry, Pro, Jeff, Wallace, Chauncey; 2 trumpets - Terry, Cat; 2 trombones - Butter, Britt; guitar - Guy. -- (ii) 4 reeds - alto 1, alto 2, tenor 1, tenor 2; 4 trumpets - 1, 2, 3, 4; 4 trombones - 1, 2, 3, 4; bass. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
Biographical / Historical:
copyright 1942 -- Shapiro. There appear to be numbers from the Duke Ellington Band Book on some of the parts: 771, 99.
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, torn. Folder A -- 38p.
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