3 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 31 cm
26 copy scores, 32 cm
5 copy scores, 31 cm
A short score for "Walk with you" is noted on the verso of a short score in Folder B, grouping i. 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, torn, tape, stained, brittle.
Folder A from the Presentation Album, vol. J, p. 29. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 189.
31 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Maybe I should change my ways is contained in two of forty seven folders for "Beggar's holiday" consisting of 2 two page short scores, 1 three page short score and 31 parts in Bb Major concert, and 1 three page short score in F Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (DE, BS, Whaley?).
Folder A contains 1 two page short score in Bb Major. Short score indicates parts for alto, tenor, Carney.
Folder B contains items in 5 groupings -- (i) Scores. Short score in F Major indicates parts for alto, clarinet, baritone, 3 trumpets. Two page short score in Bb Major indicates parts for saxes, baritone, Tyree, Claude, Brown. Three page short score in Bb Major indicates parts for Rab, Jim, Baker, Francis. -- (ii) Parts for 5 reeds - Rab, Proc, Jimmy, Sears (2), Carney; 4 trumpets - Williams, Baker, Scad, Dud; 2 trombone - Jones, Tyree; guitar. -- (iii) Parts for 4 reeds - Rab, Sears, Jimmy, Carney; 3 trombones - Brown, Wilbur, Jones. -- (iv) Parts for 5 reeds - Rab, Pro, Jimmy, Sears, Carney. -- (v) Parts for 2 reeds - Jimmy, baritone; 3 trumpets - Ray, Williams, Taft; 1 trombone - Brown.