Carnegie blues is contained in two of sixty two folders for "Black, brown and beige" consisting of 1 one page short score and 2 parts in Db Major concert, and 7 published parts in Eb Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (DE, Whaley?).
Folder A contains short score and parts in Db Major. Short score does not indicate instrumentation and appears incomplete. Parts for 1 trumpet - Ray; bass.
Folder B contains published parts in Eb Major in 2 groupings -- (i) Part for piano. -- (ii) Parts for piano (6).
Folder A and Folder B, grouping ii from the Duke Ellington Library.
Biographical / Historical:
Folder B, grouping i from the Presentation Album, vol. B. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 150.
Handwriting and other details have been reported based on the notes of David Berger, Andrew Homzy, Dr. Theodore Hudson, Walter van de Leur, and Mark Tucker.
Condition: fair, worn, tape. Folder A -- 1p(in mylar).,folder B -- 12p. Folder A -- 2p.,. Folder B -- 2p.
New York, NY, Tempo Music, Inc., 1945
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