Items in this series were not performed at the premiers of "Sacred concert I," "Sacred concert II," or "Sacred concert III." They were apparently associated with subsequent performances of these suites. Handwriting and other details have been reported based on the notes of David Berger, Andrew Homzy, Dr. Theodore Hudson, Walter van de Leur, Wayne Shirley, and Dr. Mark Tucker.
Condition: fair, worn, tape.
Grouping ii from the Mercer Ellington Library. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: X31.
Lele is contained in one of four folders for "Sacred concert" consisting of 17 parts in Eb Major concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in unidentified hand.
Parts in 2 groupings - (i) Parts for 3 reeds - Proc, Paul, baritone; 2 trumpets - Merc, Cat; 2 trombones - Brown, Chuck. -- (ii) Parts for 1 reed - Jimmy (2); 3 trumpets - Cat, Herb (2), Cooty (2); 2 trombones - Brown, Buster (2). -- Grouping i from the Duke Ellington Library.