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 i from the Mercer Ellington Library.
20 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Mouse is contained in one folder consisting of 2 two page piano conductor scores and 20 parts in F Major concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in identified hand (Kondziela).
Items in 2 groupings -- (i) Piano conductor scores and parts. Piano conductor scores indicate part for Cootie. Parts for 2 reeds - Russell, Ash (2); 1 flugelhorn - Willie (2); 3 trombones - Lawrence, Buster (2), Chuck (2); 1 bass - Paul K. (2). -- (ii) Parts for 4 reeds - Russell, Johnny, Paul G., Harry; 3 trumpets - Cat, Mercer, Cooty; 1 trombone - Lawrence. -- Grouping ii from the Duke Ellington Library.