Items in this series were not performed at the premiers of "Sacred concert I," "Sacred concert II," or "Sacred concert III." They were apparently associated with subsequent performances of these suites. 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.
In the beginning God is contained in one of twenty six folders for "Sacred concert " consisting of 1 fifty three page conductor score in eb minor concert -- in pencil -- in identified hand (Cohen).
Conductor score indicates parts for 2 altos, 2 tenors, baritone, 4 trumpets, bass, drums, voices, piano. Score is contained with "Opening titles," Folder A. -- from the Ruth Ellington Collection.