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, tape.
Folder B from the Mercer Ellington Library.
33 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Rock skipping at the Blue Note is contained in three folders consisting of 1 two page conductor score, 1 seven page conductor score and 33 parts in Eb Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (Whaley, Jones?).
Folder A contains conductor scores. Two page conductor score indicates part for clarinet. Two page score appears incomplete. Seven page conductor score indicates parts for 2 altos, 2 tenors, baritone, 4 trumpets.
Folder B contains parts for 7 reeds - Smith (2), Proc (2), Paul, clarinet, Jimmy, Carney, baritone (2); 5 trumpets - 1 (2), Cat, Nelson, Baker, Ray, 4; 4 trombones - Tizol, Butter, Britt, John (2). Parts for clarinet, John appear incomplete.
Folder C contains parts in 2 groupings -- (i) Parts for rhythm (2). -- (ii) Parts for 4 reeds - alto 1, alto 3, Jimmy, Paul; 2 trumpets - 2, 3; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3.
Folder A and Folder C from the Duke Ellington Library.