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.
5 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Is it really? is contained in one folder consisting of 1 two page short score, 1 two page piano vocal score and 5 parts in Bb Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Short score indicates parts for voices (?) - 1, 2, baritone, bass. Piano vocal score lyrics begin "Is it really true that lovely you ...". Piano vocal score appears incomplete. Parts for voices - tenor 1, tenor 2 (2), baritone, bass. Lyrics as above. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.