Additional materials for this piece are contained in "Paris blues scores," Folder A, grouping v. 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, brittle.
12 parts and an indefinite number of scores.
Wild man Moore is contained in one of thirty two folders for "Paris blues" consisting of 1 one page short score, 2 two page short scores, 1 three page short score and 12 parts in bb minor concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (BS, Tizol, other?).
Short scores indicate parts for saxes, baritone, trumpets, trombones, bass. One page short score appears incomplete. Parts for 5 reeds - alto 1, alto 3, tenor 1, tenor 4, baritone; 4 trumpets - 1, 2, 3, 4; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.