Fifteen member of the Chauncey Downs Orchestra with conductor to the right. "CD" is printed in the upper right corner of each of the five bandstands in front of the musicians. "Spring Prom Linden High School 5/??40" is hand written in the lower left of center portion of the photograph.
Chancey Downs on a microphone and eight member band on stage. The front of the four white band stands each include a white triangles on the left and black triangle on the right with a line that extends from the lower left to the upper right corners. A black lower case "e" is written on each white triangle and a white capital "B" or "R" on each black triangle. A sign on the front of the stage reads, "K.C. JAZZ" with "UNLIMITED" written below.