1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
1 manuscript, 32 cm
1 copy score, 31 cm
6 parts (photocopies), 28 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, stained.
Unsigned Ellington-Strayhorn composition.
Grouping i from the Mercer Ellington Library. Statement of responsibility taken from Music is my Mistress, by Duke Ellington.
25 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Roth is contained in one of fourteen folders for "Goutelas suite" consisting of 1 one-page conductor score, 1 six-page short score and 23 parts in D Major concert, and 2 parts in Eb Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (DE, Whaley, other?).
Items in 3 groupings -- (i) Parts in D Major for 6 reeds - flute (2), clarinet (3), alto 3, tenor 2 (2), tenor 4 (2), baritone (2); 3 trumpets - trumpet, 1, 2; 3 trombones - 1, 2 (2), 3 (2). Parts in Eb Major for bass (2). -- (ii) Parts in D Major for 1 reed - alto 3; trumpet; 1 trombone - 1. -- (iii) Conductor score and short score. Conductor score indicates parts for alto, clarinet, baritone, trumpet. Short score indicates parts for alto, clarinet, 2 tenors, baritone, Cooty, piano. -- All items except grouping i from the Duke Ellington Library.