Part for Paul in grouping i (photocopy) is originally noted on the verso of "Hurry sundown." A part for "F.L." is noted on the verso of the part for Proc in grouping ii. A two page piano conductor score for "It's Monday ev'ry day," parts for "Blues at sundown" and an untitled piece, and a short score for an untitled piece are noted on the verso of the short score in grouping iii. Short scores for "Eggo" and an untitled piece, and a part for "I like the sunrise" are noted on the verso of the parts in grouping iii. 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.
Grouping ii from the Mercer Ellington Library.
5 parts and 1 score
Kick is contained in one folder consisting of 1 eight page short score and 5 parts in Bb Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (Whaley, other?).
Items in 3 groupings -- (i) Part for 1 reed - Paul. -- (ii) Part for 1 reed - Proc. -- (iii) Short score and parts. Short score indicates parts for altos, tenors, trumpets. Parts for 1 trumpet - Cooty; 2 trombones - Brown, Chuck. -- All items except grouping ii from the Duke Ellington Library.