1 conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 28 cm
13 copy scores, 32 cm
Published sheet music
Handwriting and other details have been reported based on the notes of David Berger, Andrew Homzy, Dr. Theodore Hudson, Walter van de Leur, and Mark Tucker.
Condition: good, brittle, worn.
There appears to be a number from the Ellington band book, P1.
Take it is contained in three folders consisting of 1 two page lead sheet, 1 three page publisherd piano score and 12 parts in Bb major concert -- in ink -- in unidentified hands (Whaley, Tizol?).
Folder A contains lead sheet lyrics begin "Take it easy little man, you're going much too fast...". Folder B contains published piano score. Folder C contains parts in two groupings (i) parts for 1 reed - 1st alto, (ii) parts for 4 reeds -- Tizol, Nat, Jimmie, Ben; 4 trumpets - Baker, Wallace, Taft, Nance; 2 trombones - Tricky, Brown; bass. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.