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.
19 parts and an indefinite number of scores
Do me a favor is contained in one of eighty three folders for "Pousse cafe" consisting of 3 three page piano vocal scores, 1 four page piano conductor score and 19 parts in Bb Major concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in identified hand (Charlap) and unidentified hands.
Piano vocal scores lyrics begin "There's a favor you'll do for me if you are truly my friend ...". Piano conductor score indicates parts for flute, clarinet, saxes, trumpets, trombones, violin, cello, bass, voice. Lyrics begin as above. Parts for 5 reeds - flute 1, flute 2, clarinet 3, clarinet 4, bass clarinet 5; 1 trumpet - 4; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3; 4 violins - A, B, C, D; 2 cellos - A, B; bass; 3 drums - A, B, C. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.