1 conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 31 cm
14 copy scores, 31 cm
16 copy scores, 32 cm
3 manuscripts, 32 cm
Piano vocal scores
Published sheet music
A part for an untitled piece is noted on the verso of a part in Folder D. Handwriting and other details have been reported based on the notes of David Berger, Andrew Homzy, Dr. Theodore Hudson, Walter van de Leur, Wayne Shirley and Dr. Mark Tucker.
Condition: fair, tape, torn, brittle.
Folder A from the Presentation Album, vol. G. Folder B and Folder C, grouping i from the Mercer Ellington Library. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 24.
33 parts and 1 score
Steppin' into swing society is contained in four folders consisting of 1 published three page piano vocal score and 30 parts in F Major concert, and 3 parts in Eb Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (Whaley, Tizol, Levis?).
Folder A contains piano vocal score. Lyrics begin "Throw away your blue book, adios Fifth Avenue ...".
Folder B contains parts in F Major for 5 reeds - alto 1, alto 2, tenor 1, tenor 2, baritone; 4 trumpets - 1, 2, 3, 4; 3 trombones - 1, 2, bass; bass; piano.
Folder C contains parts in 2 groupings -- (i) Parts in F Major for 4 reeds - alto 1, alto 2, tenor 3, baritone; 4 trumpets - 1, 2, 3, trumpet; 1 trombone - 1; bass; drums; piano. -- (ii) Parts in F Major for 1 reed - tenor 4; 2 trombones - 2, 3; guitar.
Folder D contains parts in Eb Major for 3 trombones - Tizol, Tricky; Browne.
Folder C, grouping ii and Folder D from the Duke Ellington Library.