1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 34 cm
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
13 copy scores, 32 cm
8 parts (photocopies), 32 cm
5 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, tape.
Unsigned Ellington-Strayhorn composition.
Folder C 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: 29.
26 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Depk is contained in three of thirty one folders for "Far east suite" consisting of 1 six page short score, 1 three page short score and 26 parts in C Major concert (?) -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in identified hand (DE) and unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Folder A contains six page short score. Short score indicates parts for Proc, alto, Paul, clarinet, tenor, baritone, trumpets, trombones.
Folder B contains three page short score. Short score does not indicate instrumentation and appears incomplete.
Folder C contains parts for 6 reeds - alto (2), Proc (2), clarinet (2), tenor 4 (2), Carney (2), baritone (2); 4 trumpets - A, B (2), C (2), D; 3 trombones - 1 (2), 2 (2), 3 (2); bass (2). Many parts appear incomplete.
Folder A and Folder B from the Duke Ellington Library.