1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 31 cm
1 part (photocopy), 28 cm
31 copy scores, 31 cm
Piano vocal scores
Handwriting and other details have been reported based on the notes of David Berger, Andrew Homzy, Dr. Theodore Hudson, Walter van de Leur, and Dr. Mark Tucker.
Condition: fair, stained, worn, torn. Folder A -- 31p. Folder A -- 4p. Folder A -- 5p.
Lyrics and melody by Duke Ellington -- 1942 copyright entry.
30 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Azalea is contained in one folder consisting of 1 five page short score, 1 one page short score, 1 three page piano vocal score, and 30 parts in F & Eb Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (Whaley, BS?).
Parts in 3 groupings -- (i) 2 reeds - Rab, Carney; 4 trumpets - Baker, Taft, Dud, Scad; 1 trombone - Jones; guitar; bass. -- (ii) 4 reeds - alto 1, alto 3, Jimmy, Paul; 4 trumpets - 1, 2, 3, 4; 2 trombones - 1, 3. -- (iii) 6 reeds - Paul (2), Willie, Rick, Proc, Jimmy, Carney; 3 trumpets - Clark, Cookie, Ray; 1 trombone - Britt. -- One page short score (photocopy) is originally noted on the verso of Something to live for. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.