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.
Unsigned Strayhorn composition.
Statement of responsibility taken from Popular Music, 1920-1979, ed. Nat Shapiro.
Climb ev'ry mountain is contained in two folders consisting of 1 three page conductor score in C Major concert and 1 one page short score in F Major concert -- in pencil -- in unidentified hands (ME, other?).
Folder A contains three page conductor score. Score indicates parts for voice - Ada; brass; reeds; rhythm. Lyrics begin "Climb ev'ry mountain, search high and low ...".
Folder B contains one page short score. Short score does not indicate instrumentation. Short score appears incomplete. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.