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, tape, worn, brittle.
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16 parts and 1 score
Band call is contained in two of four folders for "Turcaret suite" consisting of 1 two page piano conductor score and 16 parts in Ab Major concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (DE, Whaley, other?).
Folder A contains piano conductor score. Score does not indicate instrumentation.
Folder B contains parts in 2 groupings -- (i) Parts for 2 reeds - alto, tenor. Parts appear incomplete. -- (ii) Parts for 5 reeds - Rab, Pro, Jimmy, Sears, Carney; 5 trumpets - Williams, Cat, Baker, Taft, Scad; 3 trombones - Brown, Jones, Wilbur; bass. Some parts appear incomplete. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.