3 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm
10 parts (photocopies), 32 cm
2 copy scores, 32 cm
6 parts (photocopies), 28 cm
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, stained, worn.
Folder D from the Mercer Ellington Library.
21 parts and 1 score
U.M.M.G. is contained in four folders consisting of 1 fourteen page conductor score and 21 parts in Db Major concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (BS, Whaley, Sanders?).
Folder A contains conductor score. Conductor score does not indicate instrumentation.
Folder B contains parts for piano (2).
Folder C contains parts for 3 trumpets - 1, Ray, Cat; 1 trombone - Chuck (2); bass. Parts may reflect different arrangements of the piece.
Folder D contains parts in 2 groupings -- (i) Parts for 3 reeds - Procope, Jimmy, Harry; 1 trumpet - Cat; 1 trombone - Britt. -- (ii) Parts for 2 reeds - Johnny, Paul; 3 trumpets - Cook, 2, 3; 2 trombones - Butter, 2; bass. Parts may reflect different arrangements of the piece. -- All items except Folder D from the Duke Ellington Library.