A lead sheet for "Peacherine rag" is noted on the bottom of the lead sheet in C Major in Folder A. 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, brittle.
18 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Perdido is contained in two folders consisting of 1 three page piano vocal score, 1 two page piano vocal score, 1 lead sheet and 15 parts in Bb Major concert, and 1 published lead sheet and 1 part in C Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in identified hands (Williams, DeHaas, Apalovich) and unidentified hands (Sanders, Tizol, others?).
Folder A contains scores and parts in Bb Major, and items in C Major. Three page piano vocal score lyrics begin "Perdido, I look for my heart ..". Two page piano vocal score does not include lyrics. Part in Bb Major for accordion. Parts in Bb Major for 4 reeds - alto 1, tenor 2, tenor 4, baritone; 2 trumpets - 1, 2; 2 trombones - 2, 3; violins - A/B, C; bass; drums; guitar; piano. Lead sheet in C Major for voice. Lyrics begin as above. Part in C Major for unidentified instrument.
Folder B contains lead sheet in Bb Major for unidentified treble instrument. -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.