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
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 04-091, Smithsonian Press/Smithsonian Productions, Productions
Access Restriction
Restrictions pertaining to the use of these materials may apply (based on contracts/copyright). Access restrictions may also apply if listening copies are not currently available. Listening copies can be made for a fee. Contact reference staff for details.

Keywords
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Horne, Lena Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Jazz Smithsonian (Radio program : 1993) Title Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Radio Smithsonian (Radio program) Title Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Concerts Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Radio -- Production and direction Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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