1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
12 copy scores, 32 cm
7 parts (photocopies), 32 cm
4 parts (photocopies), 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.
Condition: fair, torn, tape.
Folder A from the Presentation Album, vol. Q, p. 53. Folder B, grouping i from the Mercer Ellington Library. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 103.
23 parts and 1 score
Just scratchin' the surface is contained in two folders consisting of 1 four page short score and 23 parts in F Major concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (DE, Sanders?).
Folder A contains short score. Short score indicates parts for Rab, Paul, baritone, 4 trumpets, trombones.
Folder B contains parts in 2 groupings -- (i) 5 reeds - Johnny (2), Procope, Paul (2), Jimmy (2), Harry (2); 2 trumpets - Cook (2), Ray; 3 trombones - John (2), Butter (2), Britt (2); bass (2). 1 part for Harry appears incomplete. -- (ii) 1 reed - Procope; 2 trumpets - Terry, Cat.
Folder B, grouping ii from the Duke Ellington Library.