1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
16 copy scores, 32 cm
1 part (photocopy), 32 cm
1 copy score, 31 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 Dr. Mark Tucker.
Condition: fair, tape.
Folder A, grouping ii from the Mercer Ellington Library. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 111.
18 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Chicken little is contained in two folders consisting of 1 one page conductor score, 1 four page short score and 18 parts in F Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (DE, Whaley?).
Folder A contains conductor score and parts. Conductor score indicates parts for 4 reeds - alto, tenor 1, tenor 2, baritone. Parts in 3 groupings -- (i) 1 trombone - 1. -- (ii) 5 reeds - Russell, Norris, Ashby, Paul, Harry; 1 trombone - 3 (2); bass. -- (iii) 4 reeds - Proc, Ashby, Paul, Carney; 3 trumpets - 1, 2, 3; 1 trombone - 2; bass.
Folder B contains short score. Short score does not indicate parts. -- Everything except Folder A, grouping ii from the Duke Ellington Library.