Additional materials for this piece are contained in "Paris blues scores," Folder A, grouping iii. 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, worn, torn.
Grouping iv from the Mercer Ellington Library. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 146.
Bon amour is contained in one of thirty two folders for "Paris blues" consisting of 11 parts in c minor concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in identified hand (Jones) and unidentified hand.
Parts in 4 groupings -- (i) Parts for 1 trumpet - Ray; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3. -- (ii) Part for 1 trumpet - Herb. -- (iii) Parts for 5 reeds - alto 1, alto 3, tenor 2, tenor 4, baritone. -- (iv) Part for 1 trombone - 1. -- Groupings i - iii from the Duke Ellington Library.