Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 04-091
Creators:
Smithsonian Press/Smithsonian Productions
Dates:
1993-1997
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
45 cu. ft. (45 record storage boxes)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession consists of original audiotape recordings, on 2 inch reels, documenting the production of Jazz Smithsonian: a concert series, hosted by Lena Horne, which featured the Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra performing classic American jazz of the 1920s through 1950s, and included stories of acclaimed composers and performers. The series was recorded by Radio Smithsonian and later edited for broadcast on local public radio stations nationwide, and internationally.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 04-091, Smithsonian Press/Smithsonian Productions, Productions
Access Restriction
Special restrictions on use of these materials may apply. Listening copies are not currently available, but can be made for a fee, Transferring office; 4/10/2002 memorandum, Peters to SIA; Contact reference staff for details.

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Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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