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.
There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 107.
25 parts and 1 score
Cried last night is contained in three folders consisting of 1 six page conductor score and 14 parts in Ab Major concert, and 11 parts in C Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Folder A contains conductor score. Score indicates parts for clarinet, trumpet. Score appears to be bracketed for 5 reeds, 4 trumpets, 3 trombones, bass.
Folder B contains 14 parts in Ab Major concert. Parts for 5 reeds - Rabbit, Nat, Skippy, Jimmy, Carney; 4 trumpets - Wallace, Baker, Taft, Ray; 3 trombones - Tricky, Tizol, Brown; bass; guitar.
Folder C contains 11 parts in C Major concert. Parts for 5 reeds - Rabbit, Nat, Ben, Jimmie, Carney; 3 trumpets - Wallace, Baker, Taft; 1 trombone - Sandy; bass; 1 guitar - Freddie. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.