Additional materials for this piece are contained in "Paris blues scores," Folder D, grouping ii. 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, tape, worn.
Unsigned Ellington-Strayhorn composition.
Statement of responsibility taken from Music is my Mistress, by Duke Ellington.
Paristairs is contained in one of thirty two folders for "Paris blues" consisting of 16 parts in F Major concert -- in ink -- in unidentified hands (Tizol, Whaley?).
Parts for 8 reeds - flute, oboe, clarinet, alto 1, alto 3, tenor 1, tenor 2, baritone; 4 trumpets - 1, 2, 3, 4; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3; bass. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.