Handwriting and other details have been reported based on the notes of David Berger, Andrew Homzy, Dr. Theodore Hudson, Walter van de Leur, and Dr. Mark Tucker.
Condition: fair, brittle.
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18 parts and 1 score
Old World charm is contained in one of eighty three folders for "Pousse cafe" consisting of 1 twelve page piano conductor score and 18 parts in a minor concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in identified hand (Charlap).
Piano conductor score indicates parts for saxes, clarinet, baritone, trumpets, trombones, violins, cellos, voice. Lyrics begin "Ev'ry eye in the room is upon me ...". Parts for 5 reeds - clarinet 1, alto 2, tenor 3, clarinet 4, baritone 5; 4 trumpets - 1/2, 3, 4; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3; 3 violins - A, B, C; 1 cello - A; bass; 2 drums - 1, 2. Parts for trumpet 1 and trumpet 2 are noted on the same sheet. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
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