1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
2 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 Dr. Mark Tucker.
Condition: fair, worn, torn, stained.
17 parts and an indefinite number of scores
3-D is contained in one of thirty one folders for "Far east suite" consisting of 1 two page short score in bb minor concert, and 1 three page conductor score and 17 parts in eb minor concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (DE, Whaley, other?).
Items in 3 groupings -- (i) Short score in bb minor. Short score indicates parts for sax, baritone, trumpets, trombones. Short score appears incomplete. -- (ii) Conductor score and parts. Conductor score indicates parts for 2 altos, 2 tenors, baritone, 4 trumpets, 3 trombones, bass, drums. Parts for unidentified treble instrument; piano. -- (iii) Parts for 5 reeds - Rab, Proc, Jimmy, Paul, Carney (2); 4 trumpets - Mercer, Cooty (2), Herb, Cat; 3 trombones - Buster, Brown (2), Chuck. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.