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.
1 part and 1 score
Hey, Buddy Bolden is contained in one of seven folders for "Drum is a woman" consisting of 1 part and 1 thirteen page short score in F Major concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (Sanders, Whaley?).
Part for voice. Lyrics begin "Hey, Buddy Bolden ... Buddy Bolden was a lover of music ...". Short score indicates parts for voice, saxes, Proc, baritone, trumpets, trombones. Lyrics begin "Blowin' the horn was his game ...". -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.