1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 33 cm
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
42 copy scores, 32 cm
4 manuscripts, 32 cm
3 parts (photocopies), 32 cm
1 part (photocopy), 28 cm
Piano conductor scores
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, torn, tape, worn, stained.
Folder C from the Presentation Album, vol. W, p. 27. Folder F from the Presentation Album, vol. G. There appear to be numbers from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 3X, 23, 157.
42 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Transblucency is contained in six folders consisting of 5 parts in Ab Major concert, and 6 four page short scores, 1 three page short score, 1 two page short score, 1 one page short score, 1 one page piano conductor score, 2 lead sheets and 35 parts in Bb Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (DE, Whaley?).
Folder A contains parts in 2 groupings -- (i) Parts in Ab Major for 5 reeds - Proc, Rab, Paul, Jimmy, Carney. -- (ii) Part in Bb Major for bass.
Folder B contains assorted scores and parts in Bb Major. 2 four page short scores indicate parts for voices - soprano, alto, tenor, baritone, bass. Scores do not include lyrics. 4 four page short scores indicates parts for voices - solo, soprano, alto, tenor, baritone, bass. Scores do not include lyrics. Parts for voices - soprano 2, soprano 3, Helen, Inez, tenor, baritone, bass. One page piano conductor score does not indicate instrumentation. Three page short score does not indicate instrumentation and appears incomplete.
Folder C contains two page short score in Bb Major. Short score indicates parts for voice - Kay, sax, clarinet, baritone, Brown, Wilbur, piano.
Folder D contains one page short score in Bb Major. Short score indicates parts for clarinet, bass clarinet, 3 trumpets, Claude, Tricky.
Folder E contains items in Bb Major in 4 groupings -- (i) Parts for 2 reeds - Jimmy, Carney; 4 trumpets - Rex, Ray, Cat, Scad; 1 trombone - Tricky. -- (ii) Parts for 4 reeds - Toby, Jimmy, Sears, Carney; trumpet; 4 trombones - Brown, Tricky, Wilbur (2), Jones; voice - Kay. Part for voice is noted on the verso of the part for Jimmy. -- (iii) Parts for 5 reeds - alto 1, alto 3, tenor 1, tenor 4, baritone; 2 trombones - 1, 2; bass. -- (iv) Lead sheet and part. Lead sheet for unidentified Eb transposing instrument (alto?). Part for 1 trombone - Jones.
Folder F contains lead sheet for unidentified treble instrument. -- All items except Folder C and Folder E from the Duke Ellington Library.