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.
Swinger for the cause is contained in one of thirty two folders for "Paris blues" consisting of 14 parts in f minor concert, and 1 part in c minor concert -- in ink -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Parts in 2 groupings -- (i) Parts in f minor for 7 reeds - flute, oboe, clarinet, alto 1, alto 3, tenor, baritone; 3 trumpets - 1, 2, 3; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3; bass. Parts appear incomplete. -- (ii) Part in c minor for 1 reed - tenor. Part appears incomplete. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.