A part for "Pyramid" from "Afro Bossa" is noted on the verso of a part in grouping i. Parts for "Volupte" and "Bossa" from "Afro Bossa" are noted on the verso of the part in grouping iii. Parts for an untitled piece are also contained in this folder. Handwriting and other details have been reported based on the notes of David Berger, Andrew Homzy, Dr. Theodore Hudson, Walter van de Leur, and Mark Tucker.
Condition: worn, torn, stained. Folder A -- 15p. Folder A -- 7p. Folder A -- 8p.
Unsigned Ellington-Strayhorn composition.
Grouping ii from the Mercer Ellington Library. Statement of responsibility taken from Music is my Mistress, by Duke Ellington. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 20.
Caline is contained in one of nineteen folders for "Afro Bossa" consisting of 20 parts in G Major concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (ME, Whaley, Jones?).
Parts in 4 groupings -- (i) Parts for 5 reeds - alto 1, alto 3, Paul, Jimmy, Carney; 5 trumpets - Cootie, 2, Cat, Ray, Herb; 2 trombones - Brown, 3; bass. Some parts appear incomplete. -- (ii) Parts for 2 reeds - alto 1, tenor 1; 1 trumpet - 4; 1 trombone - 2 (2). -- (iii) Part for 1 reed - alto 2. -- (iv) Part for 1 trombone - 3. -- All items except groupings ii from the Duke Ellington Library.