4 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm
33 copy scores, 32 cm
2 manuscripts, 31 cm
7 copy scores, 28 cm
3 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 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, torn.
There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 351.
46 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Yesterdays is contained in four folders consisting of 2 four page short scores, 1 seven page conductor score and 30 parts in F Major concert, 1 two page piano vocal score and 10 parts in Bb Major concert, and 1 four page conductor score and 6 parts in Eb Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in identified hand (Whaley) and unidentified hands (BS, Whaley, other?).
Folder A contains short scores. Scores indicate parts for alto, clarinet, trumpet, drums, piano.
Folder B contains conductor score in F Major. Score does not indicate instrumentation and appears incomplete.
Folder C contains items in 5 groupings -- (i) Parts in F Major for 1 reed - Sears; 3 trombones - Brown, Tricky, Jones. -- (ii) Parts in Bb Major for 5 reeds - Rab, Proc, Jimmy, Sears, Carney; 2 trumpets - 2, 3; 3 trombones - Tyree, Brown, Butter. -- (iii) Piano vocal score in Bb Major. Score does not include lyrics. -- (iv) Parts in F Major for 5 reeds - alto 1, alto 3, tenor 1, tenor 2, baritone; 4 trumpets - 1, 2, 3, 4; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3; bass. -- (v) Parts in F Major for 5 reeds - Rab, Pro, Jim, Sears, Carney; 3 trumpets - Cat, Scad, Taft; 3 trombones - Brown, Tricky, Jones; violin - Ray; guitar.
Folder D contains items in Eb Major. Conductor score indicates parts for alto, clarinet, trumpet, trombone, bass. Parts for 2 reeds - alto, tenor; trumpet; trombone; drums; piano. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.