15 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm
8 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.
21 parts and an indefinite number of scores.
Like a ship in the night is contained in one folder consisting of 7 parts in Ab Major concert, 1 one page short score and 5 parts in Eb Major concert, 1 one page short score and 3 parts in Bb Major concert, 5 parts in C Major concert, and 1 part in G Major concert -- in pencil -- in unidentified hands (BS, ME?).
Items in 4 groupings -- (i) Short score and parts in Eb Major. Short score indicates parts for baritone, trumpet, trombone. Parts for 1 reed - baritone; trumpet; trombone; bass. -- (ii) Short score and parts in Bb Major, parts in Ab Major, and part in Eb Major. Short score does not indicate instrumentation. Parts in Bb Major for 2 reeds - alto, baritone; trumpet. Parts in Ab Major for 2 reeds - alto, baritone; trumpet. Part in Eb Major for 1 reed - alto. -- (iii) Parts in C and G Major. Parts in C Major for 2 reeds - alto, baritone; trumpet; trombone; bass. Part in G Major for unidentified treble instrument. -- (iv) Parts in Ab Major for 2 reeds - alto, baritone; trumpet; trombone. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.