2 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm
1 conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 30 cm
9 manuscripts, 32 cm
3 copy scores, 32 cm
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, worn, torn, tape, stained.
Short score in Folder A from the Presentation Album, vol. U, p. 31. Published part in Folder A from the Presentation Album, vol. F. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 93.
14 parts and 1 score.
Slap happy is contained in two folders consisting of 1 five-page short score, 1 published part and 13 parts in Ab Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (DE, Tizol, Whaley?).
Folder A contains short score and published part. Short score indicates parts for saxes, clarinet, baritone, Cooty, Rex, trumpets, Tricky, trombones. Part for piano.
Folder B contains parts in 2 groupings -- (i) Parts for 3 reeds - Johnny, Barney, Carney; 3 trumpets - Wallace, Cooty, Rex; 3 trombones - Tricky, Tizol, Browne; unidentified instrument (bass/guitar?). -- (ii) Parts for 1 reed - Carney; 2 trumpets - Ray, Scad.