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, torn, tape, brittle.
20 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Wedding music is contained in one of eighty three folders for "Pousse cafe" consisting of 1 five page piano conductor score and 20 parts in g minor concert, and 1 one page short score in G Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in identified hand (Charlap) and unidentified hand.
Items in 2 groupings -- (i) Piano conductor score and parts in g minor. Score indicates parts for saxes, bass clarinet, trumpets, trombones, strings. Parts for 5 reeds - flute 1, flute 2, clarinet 3, clarinet 4, bass clarinet 5; 3 trumpets - 1/2, 4; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3; 4 violins - A, B, 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. Many parts appear incomplete. -- (ii) Short score in G Major. Score indicates parts for trumpets, trombones. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.