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.
Condition: fair, tape.
Three page piano vocal score appears to be a sketch.
17 parts and an indefinite number of scores
At the top of the hill is contained in one folder consisting of 1 twenty page conductor score, 1 three page piano vocal score, 2 four page piano vocal scores, and 17 parts in C Major concert -- in ink and pencil -- in unidentified hands (Redman, BS?).
Conductor score for flute; 3 clarinets; bass clarinet; horn; 3 trumpets; 3 violins; viola; cello; bass; piano. Three page piano vocal score appears to be a sketch. Parts for flute; 4 reeds - clarinet 1, 1st sax/clarinet, 3rd sax/clarinet, 2nd sax/bass clarinet; horn; 3 trumpets - 1, 2, 3; 4 violins - 1 (2), 2, 3; viola; cello; bass; guitar. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.