1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
8 manuscripts, 32 cm
5 copy scores, 32 cm
Parts for In a mello tone appear on the verso of most of the parts in grouping i. 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, torn, tape.
There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book on the parts: 40.
Brassiere is contained in one folder consisting of 14 parts in C Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (DE, Tizol, Whaley?).
Parts in 2 groupings -- (i) 5 reeds - Barney, Otto, Johnny, Ben, baritone; 1 trumpet - Rex; 2 trombones - Browne, Tricky; guitar. Parts for Barney and Rex appear to be incomplete. -- (ii) 1 reed - Sears; 2 trumpets - Baker, Cooty; 1 trombone - Tricky; bass. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.