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6 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Wandering minstrel is contained in one of eighteen folders for "Mikado swing" consisting of 1 five page conductor score in F Major concert, and 1 two page conductor score, 1 four page piano conductor score and 6 parts in D Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Conductor score in F Major indicates parts for alto, tenor, 2 trumpets, bass, drums. Scores in D Major do not indicate instrumentation. Parts for 2 reeds - alto, tenor; 2 trumpets - 1, 2; bass; drums. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.