1 conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 31 cm
2 copy scores, 32 cm
6 manuscripts, 32 cm
Piano vocal scores
Published sheet music
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, worn, brittle.
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Piano vocal score in Folder A from the Presentation Album, vol. F. Short score in Folder A from the Presentation Album, vol. U. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 61.
7 parts and an indefinite number of scores.
Riding on a blue note is contained in two folders consisting of 1 published three-page piano vocal score, 1 five-page short score and 7 parts in Bb Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (Sanders, Tizol, Whaley?).
Folder A contains scores. Piano vocal score lyrics begin "Ridin' on a blue note, ridin' on a blue note, since my baby you wrote ...". Short score indicates parts for saxes, trumpets, trombones, piano.
Folder B contains parts for 3 reeds - Johnny, Sears, Carney; 2 trumpets - Rex, Wetz; 1 trombone - Tricky; 1 unidentified bass instrument (trombone?).