2 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm
14 copy scores, 32 cm
5 parts (photocopies), 32 cm
1 part (photocopy), 28 cm
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, torn, tape.
Folder A from the Presentation Album, vol. V. Folder D from the Mercer Ellington Library.
19 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Half the fun is contained in four of twenty eight folders for "Such sweet thunder" consisting of 2 five page short scores, 1 seven page short score and 19 parts in Db Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (BS, Whaley, Sanders, other?).
Folder A contains 1 five page short score. Short score indicates parts for alto, tenors, trumpets.
Folder B contains 1 five page short score and parts. Short score indicates parts for Rab, altos, tenors, Carney, Terry, Cook, Cat, trombones, bass. Parts for 4 reeds - Pro, Jimmy, Paul, Carney; 3 trumpets - Terry, Cook, Cat.
Folder C contains seven page short score. Short score indicates parts for saxes, trumpets, trombones.
Folder D contains parts for 1 reed - Rab; 1 trumpet - Ray; 3 trombones - Brown (2), 2 (2), 3 (2); bass (4).
Folder B and Folder C from the Duke Ellington Library.