1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
12 copy scores, 32 cm
3 parts (photocopies), 32 cm
12 copy scores, 31 cm
1 part (photocopy), 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, torn, worn, tape.
Unsigned Ellington-Strayhorn composition.
Folder B from the Mercer Ellington Library. Statement of responsibility taken from Music is my Mistress, by Duke Ellington. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 4.
28 parts and 1 score
Amad is contained in two of thirty one folders for "Far east suite" consisting of 1 seven page short score and 28 parts in c minor concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (DE, Whaley, other?).
Folder A contains short score and parts. Short score indicates parts for sax, Pro, clarinet, baritone, trumpets, Brown, trombones, bass. Parts for 5 reeds - Hodges, Procope, Hamilton, Paul, Carney; 4 trumpets - Cat, Herb, Rolf, Cooty; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3.
Folder B contains parts for 5 reeds - Rab, Proc, Paul, clarinet (2), Carney; 4 trumpets - 1, 2, 3 (2), 4 (2); 3 trombones - 1, 2 (2), 3.