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, tape, brittle.
11 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Jail house is contained in one folder consisting of 1 five page conductor score, 1 thirteen page conductor score and 11 parts in C Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Five page conductor score does not indicate instrumentation and appears incomplete. Thirteen page conductor score indicates parts for 4 saxes - 1, 2, 3, 4; 3 trumpets - 1, 2, 3; 1 trombone - 1; bass. Parts for 4 reeds - alto 1, alto 3, tenor 1, tenor 2; 3 trumpets - 1, 2, 3; trombone; bass; drums; piano (?). Part for piano (?) appears incomplete. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.