8 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm
10 copy scores, 31 cm
Additional materials for this piece are contained with "Paris blues scores," Folder C, 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.
P.B. cluster is contained in one of thirty two folders for "Paris blues" consisting of 10 parts in F Major concert, and 11 parts in Db Major concert -- in ink -- in unidentified hands (BS, Tizol, Whaley, other?).
Parts in 3 groupings -- (i) Parts in F Major for 5 reeds - Rab, Proc, top tenor, tenor, baritone; 2 trumpets - 2, 4; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3. -- (ii) Parts in Db Major for 4 reeds - Pro, Hamilton, Paul, baritone; 3 trumpets - 1, 2, 3; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3. -- (iii) Part in Db Major for bass. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.