According to the Jimmy Hamilton oral history, this piece was written for Britt Woodman. 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: worn, torn.
Unsigned Strayhorn composition.
Statement of responsibility taken from the Jimmy Hamilton oral history.
Theme for trombeme is contained in one folder consisting of 13 parts in G Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in identified hand (Hamilton) and unidentified hand (Sanders?).
Parts in 2 groupings -- (i) Part for piano. -- (ii) Parts for 5 reeds - alto 1, alto 2, tenor 2, tenor 4, baritone; 4 trumpets - 1, 2, 3, 4; 2 trombones - 1, 2; bass. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.