Short score (photocopy) is originally noted on the verso of Blue pepper/Far East suite. 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, tape.
Grouping ii from the Mercer Ellington Library.
15 parts and 1 score
Boob is contained in one folder consisting of 1 one page short score and 15 parts in Eb Major concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in unidentified hand (Jones?).
Short score indicates parts for sax, baritone, trumpet, trombone. Score appears incomplete. Parts in 3 groupings -- (i) 4 reeds - Proc, Rab, Hamilton, Harry; 1 trumpet - Merc; 1 trombone - Chuck. -- (ii) 2 trumpets - Herb (2), Cooty (2); 2 trombones - Buster (2), Brown. -- (iii) 1 reed - Harry; 1 trombone - Brown. -- All items except grouping ii from the Duke Ellington Library.