A poem in Ellington's hand is noted on the verso of this lead sheet. The poem begins "I had a tree planted for me ...". 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.
Copyright 1967 by Tempo Music, Inc.
Blue pepper is contained in one of four folders for "Far east suite" consisting of 1 lead sheet in eb minor concert -- in photocopy -- in unidentified hand.
Lead sheet for unidentified treble instrument. -- from the Ruth Ellignton Collection.