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.
19 parts and 1 score
Bows is contained in one of eighty three folders for "Pousse cafe" consisting of 1 six page piano conductor score and 19 parts in f# minor concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in identified hand (Charlap) and unidentified hand.
Piano conductor score indicates parts for woodwinds, 4 trumpets, trombones, violins, cello, voice. Lyrics begin "At the end of the day at the vieux carre ...". Parts for 5 reeds - flute 1, clarinet 2, oboe 3, clarinet 4, bass clarinet 5; 3 trumpets - 1/2, 4; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3; 3 violins - A, C, D; 2 cellos - A, B; bass; 3 drums - A, B, C. Parts for trumpet 1 and trumpet 2 are noted on the same sheet. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.