1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
3 copy scores, 32 cm
16 manuscripts, 32 cm
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.
19 parts and 1 score.
Ghost of a chance is contained in one folder consisting of 1 three page short score and 3 parts in F Major concert, 6 parts in Bb Major concert, and 10 parts in C Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (BS, Whaley, other?).
Short score indicates part for sax. Parts in 3 groupings -- (i) Parts in F Major for 1 trumpet - Cat; 2 trombones - Wilbur, Jones. -- (ii) Parts in Bb Major for 3 reeds - Nat, Jimmy, Carney; 1 trombone - Tizol; bass; guitar. -- (iii) Parts in C Major for violin; 3 reeds - clarinet, Jimmie, Harry; 3 trumpets - trumpet, 2, 3; 3 trombones - Britt, John, Butter; bass. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.