5 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm
6 copy scores, 32 cm
1 manuscript, 32 cm
1 part (photocopy), 32 cm
5 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, and Mark Tucker.
Condition: fair, worn, stained, tape.
Grouping i from the Presentation Album, vol. I, p. 3. Groupings iii & iv from the Mercer Ellington Library. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 123.
17 parts and 1 score
Pastel is contained in one of ten folders for "Racing world" consisting of 1 four page short score and 4 parts in D Major concert, 11 parts in C Major concert, and 2 parts in Db Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (DE, BS, other?).
Items in 6 groupings -- (i) Short score. Short score indicates parts for sax, clarinet, baritone, Rex, trumpets, Brown. -- (ii) Parts in D Major for 1 reed - Otto; 2 trumpets - Cooty, Rex; 1 guitar - Guy. -- (iii) Parts in C Major for 4 reeds - Rab (2), Ashby (2), Harry (2), baritone (2); 1 trumpet - Cook (2). -- (iv) Part in Db Major for 1 trombone - Brown. -- (v) Part in C Major for 1 reed - Proc. -- (vi) Part in Db Major for 1 trombone - Brown. -- Groupings ii, v & vi from the Duke Ellington Library.