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.
There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 15.
Exhortation is contained in one folder consisting of 1 four page piano vocal score and 1 two page piano conductor score in c minor concert -- in ink -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Scores do not indicate instrumentation. Lyrics for piano vocal score begin "Remember, if a brudder smotes dee on de lef' cheek turn roun' an' han' him de odder ...". -- from the Duke Ellington Library.