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 -- 8p. Folder A -- 2p.
Unsigned Ellington-Strayhorn composition.
Statement of responsibility taken from Music is my Mistress, by Duke Ellington. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 131.
3 parts and 1 score
Emancipation celebration is contained in one of sixty two folders for "Black, brown and beige" consisting of 1 four page piano conductor score and 3 parts in Bb Major concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Piano conductor score indicates parts for saxes, trumpets, trombones, bass. Parts for 2 trombones - Brown, 2; drums. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.