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: fair, tape. Folder A -- 15p. Folder A -- 4p.
Unsigned Ellington-Strayhorn composition.
Grouping i from the Mercer Ellington Library. Statement of responsibility taken from Music is my Mistress, by Duke Ellington.
DIJB is contained in one of twenty five folders for "Afro-Eurasian eclipse" consisting of 16 parts in E Major concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in unidentified hand.
Parts in 2 groupings -- (i) Parts for 5 reeds - Proc, Norris, Ash, Paul, Harry (2); 4 trumpets - Cat, 2, 3, 4 (2); 2 trombones - 2, 3. -- (ii) Parts for 1 trumpet - Cat; 1 trombone - 1; bass. -- Grouping ii from the Duke Ellington Library.