2 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm
20 copy scores, 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.
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Folder A from the Presentation Album, vol. O, p. 9. There appear to be numbers from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 265, 179.
Fair, torn, tape.
21 parts and 1 score.
Golden feather is contained in two folders consisting of 1 eight page short score and 21 parts in F Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (DE, Whaley?).
Folder A contains short score and 1 part. Short score indicates parts for saxes, Proc, Jimmy, Sears, baritone, trumpets, trombones, bass. Part for 1 reed - Carney.
Folder B contains parts for 4 reeds - Rab, Pro, Sears, Carney; 4 trumpets - Taft, Cat (2), Scad (2), Williams (2); 3 trombones - Brown (2), Wilbur (2), Jones (2); bass (2); guitar. Multiple parts may reflect different arrangements of the piece.
Folder B from the Duke Ellington Library.
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