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, brittle.
12 parts and 1 score
Shootin' the works is contained in one folder consisting of 1 two page piano conductor score and 12 parts in G Major concert -- in ink -- in identified hand (Whaley).
Piano conductor score indicates parts for sax, brass. Parts for 4 reeds - alto 1, alto 3, tenor 1, tenor 2; 3 trumpets - 1, 2, 3; 2 trombones - 1, 2; bass; drums; guitar. Score and parts subtitled "Opening." -- from the Duke Ellington Library.