1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
4 copy scores, 32 cm
11 parts (photocopies), 32 cm
2 parts (photocopies), 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: worn, torn, tape.
Folder A from the Mercer Ellington Library. Folder B from the Presentation Album, vol. V.
16 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Sonnet for Caesar is contained in two of twenty eight folders for "Such sweet thunder" consisting of 1 two page short score, 1 three page short score and 16 parts in bb minor concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in identified hand (Sanders) and unidentified hand (DE?).
Folder A contains parts in 2 groupings -- (i) Parts for 2 trombones - Butter (2), John (2); bass (2). -- (ii) Parts for 1 reed - clarinet (2); 3 trombones - 1 (2), 2 (2), 3 (2); bass (2).
Folder B contains short scores. Short scores indicate parts for sax, clarinet, baritone, 3 trombones, bass.