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, brittle, torn.
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10 parts and 1 score
Manhattan blues is contained in one folder consisting of 1 three page piano conductor score and 10 parts in C Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Piano conductor score does not indicate instrumentation. Parts for 3 reeds - alto 1, alto 3, tenor; 3 trumpets - 1, 2, 3; trombone; 1 violin - C; bass; drums. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.