1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
1 copy score, 32 cm
8 parts (photocopies), 32 cm
5 parts (photocopies), 28 cm
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 -- 2p., folder B -- 5p. Folder B -- 24p.
Unsigned Ellington-Strayhorn composition.
Grouping ii from the Mercer Ellington Library. Statement of responsibility taken from Music is my Mistress, by Duke Ellington.
14 parts and 1 score
Gong is contained in one of twenty five folders for "Afro-Eurasian eclipse" consisting of 1 two page short score and 14 parts in E Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (DE, other?).
Items in 3 groupings -- (i) Short score. Short score indicates parts for Norris, clarinet, 2 tenors, baritone, trumpets, trombones. -- (ii) Parts for 5 reeds - Norris, Proc, Paul, Ash, Harry; 4 trumpets - Cat, 2, 3, 4; 2 trombones - 1, bass; bass. -- (iii) Parts for 1 trumpet - Cat; 1 trombone - 2. -- Groupings i & iii from the Duke Ellington Library.