A part for "Hymne de le Republique du Senegal" is noted on the verso of a part in grouping iii. Part for "Tupence" are noted on the bottom of parts in groupings i & iii. 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.
Grouping ii from the Mercer Ellington Library. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 72.
Oiseaux is contained in one of four folders for "Mary Poppins" consisting of 16 parts in F Major concert and 1 part in Db Major concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (Whaley, other?).
Parts in 4 groupings -- (i) Part in F Major for 1 reed - Johnny. -- (ii) Parts in F Major for 1 trumpet - 3 (3); 1 trombone - Brown. -- (iii) Parts in F Major for 4 reeds - Proc, Paul, Jimmy, baritone; 3 trumpets - 1, 2, 4; 3 trombones - Buster, Chuck, Brown; bass. -- (iv) Part in Db Major for 1 trombone - Brown. -- All items except grouping ii from the Duke Ellington Library.