1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 36 cm
2 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm
3 copy scores, 32 cm
2 parts (photocopies), 32 cm
4 manuscripts, 32 cm
22 copy scores, 31 cm
2 parts (photocopies), 28 cm
Piano vocal 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, worn, stained, tape.
Folder B, grouping iv from the Mercer Ellington Library. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 232.
31 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Where in the world is contained in two folders consisting of 1 three page short score and 25 parts in Ab Major concert, and 1 one page short score, 1 four page piano vocal score, 2 two page piano vocal scores and 6 parts in F Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (DE, Whaley, Tizol, other?).
Folder A contains three page short score in Ab Major. Short score indicates parts for Proc, tenor, baritone, trombones, bass. Short score appears incomplete.
Folder B contains items in 6 groupings -- (i) 1 two page piano vocal score in F Major. Lyrics begin "Where in the world will I find anybody ...". -- (ii) Parts in Ab Major for 5 reeds - Rab (2), Proc, Ham, Paul (2), Carney; 2 trumpets - 1, 3; 2 trombones - 1, 2. Multiple parts may reflect different arrangements of the piece. -- (iii) Remaining scores and parts in F Major. One page short score indicates parts for Proc, sax, baritone. Four page piano vocal score and two page piano vocal score lyrics begin as above. Scores appear incomplete. Parts for 2 reeds - Pro, Carney. -- (iv) Parts in Ab Major for 1 reed - Ham (2); 2 trumpets - Cootie (2), 4 (2). -- (v) Parts in Ab Major for 2 reeds - Proc, Carney; 3 trumpets - Mer, Herb, Cat; 2 trombones - Buster, Chuck; bass. Many parts appear incomplete. -- (vi) Parts in F Major for 3 trumpets - 2, 3, 4; 1 trombone - 2. -- All items except Folder B, grouping iv from the Duke Ellington Library.