2 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm
33 copy scores, 32 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, tape.
Folder C from the Presentation Album, vol. T, p. 37. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 134.
34 parts and 1 score
Princess blue is contained in four folders consisting of 1 fourteen page short score and 34 parts in Eb Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (DE, Whaley, Sanders?).
Folder A contains parts in 2 groupings -- (i) Parts for 5 reeds - alto 1, alto 3, Paul, Jimmy, Carney. -- (ii) Part for 1 reed - clarinet.
Folder B contains parts for 4 reeds - Rab, Proc, Paul, baritone; 4 trumpets - 1, 2, 3, Terry; 4 trombones - 1, 2, 3, Britt; bass; unidentified instrument. Parts for Britt, unidentified instrument appear incomplete.
Folder C contains short score and part. Short score indicates parts for Terry, Rab, Pro, Paul, Carney, trumpets, trombones, bass. Part for bass.
Folder D contains parts for 5 reeds - Johnny, Procope, Jimmy, Paul, Harry; 4 trumpets - 1, 2, 3, Terry; 3 trombones - 1, 2, Butter; 1 bass - Jimmy. -- All items except Folder C from the Duke Ellington Library.