13 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm
11 copy scores, 32 cm
A part for an untitled piece is noted on the verso of a part in grouping i. 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, stained.
There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 125.
Willy is contained in one folder consisting of 24 parts in d minor concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hand (BS?) and identified hand (Whaley).
Parts in 2 groupings -- (i) Parts for 5 reeds - Rab, Proc, Jimmy, Paul, Carney; 4 trumpets - Fats, Shortie, Cat, Nelson; 3 trombones - Brown, Claude, Butter; bass. -- (ii) Parts for 4 reeds - Rab, Proc, Paul, Carney; 4 trumpets - Baker, Fats, Cat, Nelson; 3 trombones - Brown, Claude, Butter. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.