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.
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Folder A from the Presentation Album, vol. V. Folder B, grouping i from the Mercer Ellington Library.
4 parts and 1 score
Such sweet thunder is contained in two of twenty eight folders for "Such sweet thunder" consisting of 1 four page short score and 4 parts in G Major concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (Whaley, Sanders?).
Folder A contains short score. Short score indicates parts for saxes, baritone, trumpet, bass.
Folder B contains parts in 2 groupings -- (i) Parts for 1 reed - alto (2). -- (ii) Parts for 1 reed - tenor 2; 1 trumpet 3.
Folder B, grouping ii from the Duke Ellington Library.
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