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.
Folder B, grouping i from the Mercer Ellington Library.
16 parts and 1 score
No one is contained in two folders consisting of 1 twelve page conductor score and 16 parts in Db Major concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (ME, Jones?).
Folder A contains conductor score. Conductor score indicates parts for Johnny, Procope, Jimmy, Paul, Harry, 4 trumpets, trombone, drums, piano.
Folder B contains parts in 2 groupings -- (i) Parts for 1 reed - Hamilton (2); 1 trumpet - Mercer; 1 trombone - Lawrence. -- (ii) Parts for 4 reeds - Hodges, Procope, Gonsalves, Carney; 3 trumpets - Herb, Cat, Cooty; 3 trombones - Lawrence, Buster, Chuck; bass; drums.
Folder A and Folder B, grouping ii from the Duke Ellington Library.