1 conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 28 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. Prof. Homzy and Dr. Tucker have been consultants on this project. Dr. Hudson is a knowledgeable member of the Duke Ellington Society, and Walter van de Leur is a budding Strayhorn scholar. David Berger is affiliated with the Lincoln Center jazz program in New York City, and has worked with Ellington music as a conductor and transcriber for many years. -- copy scores are in good condition, however, published piece is worn.
Condition: good, worn. Folder A -- 3p., folder B -- 10p., folder C -- 2p. Folder A -- 7p., folder B -- 4p.
3 folders including 20 parts, 10 in key of C Major?, 10 in key of Eb Major?, 1 published music sheet -- in black ink -- for reed, brass, guitar, bass -- in unidentified copyist's hand (probably Whaley).
folder A: 10 parts from the Duke Ellington Library -- 5 trumpets -- Cat, Rex, Ray, Scad, Taft; 3 trombones -- Jones, Brown, Tricky; 1 guitar; 1 bass -- parts in this folder appear to be by the same copyist -- the number 36 appears at the top of all parts. folder B: 10 parts from the Duke Ellington Library -- 1 reed -- Rab; 4 trumpets -- Taft, Scad, Ray, Cat; 3 trombones -- Jones, Tricky, Brown; 1 guitar; 1 bass -- these parts are probably in the hand of copyist Tom Whaley
folder C: 1 copy published sheet music for the title "After a while" -- music in folders is related, but are different arrangements -- the number 328 appears at the top most parts.