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, brittle.
20 parts and 1 score
Follow me up the stairs - reprise is contained in one of eighty three folders for "Pousse cafe" consisting of 1 two page piano conductor score and 20 parts in Ab Major concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in identified hand (Charlap).
Piano conductor score indicates parts for alto, tenor, baritone, trumpets, trombones, violins, cellos, voice. Lyrics begin "Follow me up the stairs to paradise ...". Parts for 5 reeds - alto 1, alto 2, tenor 3, tenor 4, baritone 5; 4 trumpets - 1/2, 3, 4; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3 (2); 3 violins - A, B, D; 2 cellos - A, B; 3 drums - A, B, C. Parts for trumpet 1 and trumpet 2 are noted on the same sheet. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.