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, brittle. Folder A -- 2p. Folder A -- 9p. Folder A -- 10p.
Grouping i from the Mercer Ellington Library. There appear to be numbers from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 150, 213.
Carnegie mauve is contained in one of sixty two folders for "Black, brown and beige" consisting of 16 parts in Db Major concert, and 1 part in Eb Major concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (Whaley, Tizol?).
Parts in 4 groupings -- (i) Parts for 2 reeds - alto 1 (2), alto 3 (2). -- (ii) Parts for 2 reeds - Rab, Jimmy; 3 trumpets - Cat, Rex, Scad; guitar. -- (iii) Parts for 1 reed - Otto; 1 trumpet - Baker; 2 trombones - Tizol, Tricky; bass (2). -- (iv) Part in Eb Major for 1 trumpet - Rex. -- All items except grouping i from the Duke Ellington Library.