10 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm
9 manuscripts, 32 cm
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 30 cm
1 part (photocopy), 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, worn, tape.
Short score in Folder B from the Presentation Album, vol. W, p. 7.
41 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Your love has faded is contained in four folders consisting of 1 two page short score and 10 parts in C Major concert, 1 eight page short score and 13 parts in Bb Major concert, 1 three page short score and 17 parts in Ab Major concert (?), and 1 part in Db Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in identified hands (DE, BS, Whaley, Tizol) and unidentified hand.
Folder A contains items in C Major. Short score indicates parts for Rab, saxes, baritone, 4 trumpets, Lawrence, 2 trombones. Parts for 5 reeds - Rab, alto 3, tenor 2, Paul, baritone; 2 trumpets - 1, 2; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3.
Folder B contains items in Ab Major. Short score indicates parts for saxes, tenor, baritone, Cooty. Score appears incomplete. Parts in 2 groupings -- (i) Parts for 1 reed - Otto; 2 trumpets - Rex, Cooty; 2 trombones - Brown, Tricky; unidentified bass instrument (bass?). -- (ii) Part for unidentified instrument. Part appears incomplete.
Folder C contains items in Bb Major. Short score indicates parts for Rab, sax, baritone, trumpets, trombones. Parts for 5 reeds - Rab, Pro, Jimmy, Paul, Carney; 4 trumpets - 1, 2, 3, 4; 3 trombones - John, Butter, Britt; bass.
Folder D contains parts in 3 groupings -- (i) Part in Db Major for 1 reed - Carney. -- (ii) Parts in Ab Major for 3 reeds - Otto, Johnny, Carney; 2 trombones - Browne, Tricky; 1 bass - Taylor; 1 guitar - Guy. -- (iii) Parts in Ab Major for 3 trumpets - Rex, Wallace, Cootie. -- All items except short score in Folder B from the Duke Ellington Library.