2 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm
11 copy scores, 32 cm
Piano vocal scores
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, stained.
11 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Multi-colored blues is contained in two folders consisting of 1 three page short score, 1 two page piano vocal score, and 11 parts in F Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (BS, Sanders?).
Folder A contains short score and parts. Short score indicates parts for Proc, Paul, baritone, Terry, trumpets, trombones. Parts for 4 reeds - Procope, Jimmy, Paul, Harry; 4 trumpets - Baker, Ray, Cat, Terry; 2 trombones - Butter, Britt; 1 bass - Jim.
Folder B contains piano vocal score. Lyrics begin "Yellow the daffodils ...". Lyrics appear incomplete. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.