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.
Unsigned Strayhorn composition.
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16 parts and 1 score
Don'cha go 'way mad is contained in one folder consisting of 1 two page conductor score in an unknown key and 16 parts in F Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Conductor score does not indicate instrumentation and appears incomplete. Parts for 3 reeds - alto (2), tenor, baritone (2); 3 trumpets - 1 (2), 2, 3; 2 trombones - 1, 2; bass (2); drums; guitar; piano. -- form the Duke Ellington Library.
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