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, worn, tape.
There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 269.
18 parts and 1 score
My melancholy baby is contained in one folder consisting of 1 three page piano conductor score in Ab Major concert, 6 parts in Eb Major concert, and 12 parts in C Major concert -- in ink -- in identified hand (Williams) and unidentified hands.
Items in 3 groupings -- (i) Piano conductor score. Score indicates parts for bass, guitar, piano. -- (ii) Parts in Eb Major for 3 reeds - alto 1, tenor 2, baritone; 3 trumpets - 1, 3, 4. -- (iii) Parts in C Major for 4 reeds - alto 1, alto 3, tenor 1, baritone; 3 trumpets - 1, 3, 4; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3; guitar; piano. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.