2 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm
9 copy scores, 32 cm
10 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.
Condition: fair, worn, tape.
There appears to be a nubmer from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 224.
20 parts and 1 score
Le jazz hot is contained in two folders consisting of 1 four page short score and 20 parts in Bb Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (DE, Tizol, Whaley?).
Folder A contains four page short score and parts. Short score indicates parts for Otto, alto, clarinet, baritone, Rex, 2 trumpets, Tizol, trombones. Parts for 3 reeds - Rab, Sears, Carney; 3 trumpets - Baker, Williams, Scad; 3 trombones - Brown, Jones, Tyree.
Folder B contains parts for 4 reeds - Otto, Ben, Carney, bass sax; 3 trumpets - Rex, Cooty, Wallace; 3 trombones - Browne, Tizol, Tricky; bass. Part for Cooty appears incomplete. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.