2 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm
12 manuscripts, 32 cm
1 copy score, 32 cm
A guitar part for "Never felt" is noted on the verso of the guitar part in Folder B, grouping iii. 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, worn.
Folder A from the Presentation Album, vol. N, p. 41. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 67.
14 parts and 1 score
Flaming sword is contained in two folders consisting of 1 seven page short score, 2 lead sheets and 12 parts in Eb Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (DE, Whaley, Tizol?).
Folder A contains short score. Score indicates parts for Rab, Otto, Barney, Ben, Carney, Cooty, Rex, Wallace, Tricky, Tizol, bass.
Folder B contains items in 3 groupings -- (i) 1 lead sheet for unidentified treble instrument. -- (ii) Part for 1 reed - Sears. -- (iii) 1 lead sheet for unidentified treble instrument. Parts for 5 reeds - Johnny, Otto, Barney, Ben, Carney; 1 trumpet - Wallace; 3 trombones - Tizol, Brown, Tricky; bass; guitar. Parts for bass and guitar appear incomplete.