Handwriting and other details have been reported based on the notes of David Berger, Andrew Homzy, Dr. Theodore Hudson, Walter van de Leur, Wayne Shirley, and Dr. Mark Tucker.
Condition: fair, worn, tape.
16 parts and 1 score
Yellow days is contained in one folder consisting of 1 six page piano conductor score and 16 parts in Eb Major concert -- in ink -- in unidentified hand (Yocum?).
Piano conductor score indicates parts for alto, tenor, clarinet, baritone, trumpets, trombones, bass, piano, voice - Frank. Lyrics begin "I remember when the sunlight had a special kind of brightness ...". Parts for 5 reeds - alto 1, alto 2, tenor 3, tenor 4 (2), baritone; 4 trumpets - 1, 2, 3, 4; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3; bass; drums; voice - Frank. Lyrics as above. Arrangement apparently for a collaboration between Ellington and Frank Sinatra. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.