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.
Unsigned Strayhorn composition.
Statement of responsibility taken from Popular Music, 1920-1979, ed. Nat Shapiro. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 12.
11 parts and 1 score
I believe is contained in one folder consisting of 1 two page piano vocal score and 11 parts in C Major concert -- in ink -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Piano vocal score does not include lyrics. Parts for voices - solo soprano, soprano, Leah, alto (2), tenor, baritone (3), solo bass, bass. Parts include lyrics. Lyrics begin "I believe for every drop of rain that falls ...". -- from the Duke Ellington Library.