1 conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 31 cm
1 manuscript, 29 cm
Piano vocal scores
Published sheet music
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.
There appear to be numbers from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 53, 198.
18 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Don't blame me is contained in two folders consisting of 1 five page conductor score, 1 three page piano vocal score and 6 parts in C Major concert, 1 lead sheet in Db Major concert, 2 parts in G Major concert, and 1 three page conductor score and 9 parts in Bb Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (Whaley, other?).
Folder A contains conductor score and parts in C Major. Conductor score indicates parts for 2 violins, 2 cellos, Johnny, guitar, piano, bass, drums. Parts for 2 violins - A (2), B (2); 2 cellos - 1, 2.
Folder B contains items in 5 groupings -- (i) 1 published piano vocal score. Lyrics begin "Ever since the lucky night I found you I've hung around you ...". -- (ii) Part in G Major for 1 reed - clarinet. -- (iii) 1 three page conductor score in Bb Major. Score indicates parts for 5 reeds - 1, 2, 3, 4, baritone; 3 trumpets - 1, 2, 3; 2 trombones - 1, 2; bass; guitar. -- (iv) Part in G Major for bass. -- (v) 1 lead sheet in Db Major for violin. Parts in Bb Major for 3 reeds - alto 1, alto 3, baritone; 2 trumpets - 2, 3; 2 trombones - 2, 3; bass; guitar. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.