1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
13 manuscripts, 32 cm
20 copy scores, 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.
Condition: fair, torn, worn.
There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 309.
32 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Mon ami is contained in three folders consisting of 1 four page short score, 1 four page conductor score and 22 parts in F Major concert, and 10 parts in A Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (BS, Whaley, Sanders?).
Folder A contains short score. Score indicates parts for Jimmy, Ray, Shorty, bass.
Folder B contains conductor score and parts in F Major. Conductor score indicates parts for 5 reeds - alto 1, alto 3, tenor 2, tenor 4, baritone; 3 trumpets - 1, 2, 3; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3. Parts in F Major for 5 reeds - alto 1, alto 2, Paul, Jimmy, Harry; 3 trumpets - Ray (2), Shorty, 3; 4 trombones - 1 (2), Tricky, 2, 3; bass.
Folder C contains parts in 3 groupings -- (i) Parts in A Major for 2 reeds - Toby, Sears; 3 trumpets - Scad, Cat, Taft; 3 trombones - Brown, Tricky, Jones. Parts subtitled "Intro." -- (ii) Parts in A Major for 1 reed - Rab; piano. -- (iii) Parts in F Major for 2 reeds - Sears, Carney; 2 trumpets - Scad, Taft; 2 trombones - Jones, Brown; guitar. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.