1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
1 conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 31 cm
1 manuscript, 30 cm
7 parts (photocopies), 28 cm
1 conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 28 cm
Piano vocal scores
Published sheet music
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.
Folder B from the Presentation Album, vol. D, p. 45. Folder D, groupings i & ii from the Mercer Ellington Library.
31 parts and an indefinite number of scores.
Just a-sittin' and a-rockin' is contained in five folders consisting of 1 six page short score in D Major concert, 2 published two page piano vocal scores in F Major concert, 16 parts in Ab Major concert, and 15 parts in Db Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (BS, Tizol, Whaley, Sanders?).
Folder A contains short score. Short score indicates parts for clarinet, 4 saxes, Cat, trumpets, 3 trombones.
Folder B contains published piano vocal scores. Lyrics begin "I know I should go out, be seen here and there ...".
Folder C contains parts in Ab Major for 1 reed - Johnny; 2 trombones. Parts for trombone appear incomplete.
Folder D contains parts in 3 groupings -- (i) Parts in Ab Major for 6 reeds - alto 1, alto, alto 3, Barney, tenor 1, tenor 2, Sears; 2 trumpets - 2, 3; 1 trombone - 3. Parts in Db Major for 2 reeds - Rab, Sears. -- (ii) Parts in Db Major for 2 reeds - Toby, Sears; 4 trumpets - Francis, Taft, Cat, Scad; 3 trombones - Wilbur, Jones, Brown. Part in Ab Major for 1 trumpet - 1. -- (iii) Parts in Ab Major for 2 trumpets - 1, Rex. Part in Db Major for 1 reed - Jimmy.
Folder E contains parts in Db Major for 1 reed - Paul; 2 trumpets - Cat, Baker. -- All items except Folder B and Folder D, groupings i & ii from the Duke Ellington Library.