1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 31 cm
1 copy score, 26 cm
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, stained.
Folder A from the Presentation Album, vol. E. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 171.
22 parts and 1 score.
Once upon a dream is contained in three folders consisting of 1 four-page short score and 10 parts in Ab Major concert, and 12 parts in Bb Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (BS, Whaley?).
Folder A contains part in Ab Major for piano.
Folder B contains parts in 2 groupings -- (i) Parts in Ab Major for 3 reeds - Rab, Sears, Carney; 2 trumpets - Williams, Baker; 3 trombones - Tyree, Claude, Brown; guitar. -- (ii) Parts in Bb Major for 5 reeds - Proc, Rab, clarinet, tenor 2, bass clarinet; 3 trumpets - Baker, 2, 3; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3; bass.
Folder C contains short score. Short score indicates parts for Rab, 4 saxes, Baker, 2 trumpets, Claude, Tyree, Brown, piano.
Folder B and Folder C from the Duke Ellington Library.