1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
1 part (photocopy), 32 cm
11 copy scores, 31 cm
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 31 cm
1 part (photocopy), 28 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.
Unsigned Strayhorn composition.
Statement of responsibility taken from Popular Music, 1920-1979, ed. Nat Shapiro. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 149.
26 parts and 1 score.
Hey! Baby is contained in two folders consisting of 1 part and 2 lead sheets in G Major concert, 1 four page short score and 12 parts in Bb Major concert, and 11 parts in Eb Major concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (BS, Whaley, other?).
Folder A contains part and lead sheets in G Major, and short score in Bb Major. Part in G Major for piano. Lead sheets for voice. Lyrics begin "Hey! Baby, I've got some talk for you ...". Short score does not indicate instrumentation.
Folder B contains parts in 3 groupings -- (i) Parts in Bb Major for 4 reeds - Rab, Jimmy, Sears, Carney; 4 trumpets - 1, Scad, Taft, Ray; 2 trombones - Tricky, Brown; bass; unidentified treble instrument (guitar?). -- (ii) Parts in Eb Major for 5 reeds - Johnny, Procope, Ashby, Paul, Harry Carney; 4 trumpets - Cat, Mercer, Cootie, Cook. -- (iii) Parts in Eb Major for 2 trombones - Lawrence, Buster. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.