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Creators:
Travis, Michael
Lavdas, George
Dates:
1947-1986
Size:
15 Cubic feet (35 boxes, 1 map-folder )
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1347
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection contains approximately 2,500 costume designs in colored pencil and pastels, on tissue paper mounted on mat boards. The designs were created for entertainers such as Liberace, Diana Ross and the Supremes, Dionne Warwick, the Fifth Dimension, Nancy Sinatra, and others. Some were created for the television show Rowan and Martin's Laugh-In.

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file
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3 Items (parts (photocopies), 36 cm.)
26 Items (parts (photocopies), 32 cm.)
10 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
1 Item (copy score, 31 cm.)
1 Item (manuscript, 31 cm.)
1 Item (copy score, 28 cm.)
18 Items (parts (photocopies), 28 cm.)
1 Item (copy score, 27 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

see SACRED CONCERT II

59 parts and an indefinite number of scores

Supreme being is contained in five of eighty five folders for "Sacred concert II" consisting of 1 thirty five page short score, 1 twelve page short score and 25 parts in c minor concert, 12 parts in Ab Major concert, 7 parts in C Major concert, and 15 lyric sheets -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (Whaley, others?).

Folder A contains parts in c minor for 5 reeds - Rab, Proc, Jimmy, Paul, Carney; 4 trumpets - Merc (2), Cat, Herb, Cooty; 3 trombones - Brown, Buster, Chuck; drums.

Folder B contains short scores in c minor and lyric sheets. Thirty five page short score indicates parts for 5 reeds, 4 trumpets, 3 trombones. Twelve page short score indicates parts for 2 altos, clarinet, tenor, baritone, trumpets, trombones. Lyric sheets (5) begin "There is a supreme being, there is one ...".

Folder C contains parts in Ab Major for 5 reeds - Rab, Proc, Jimmy, Paul, Harry; 3 trumpets - Cooty, Merc, unidentified; 2 trombones - Brown, Buster; bass (2).

Folder D contains parts in 3 groupings -- (i) Parts in c minor for 4 reeds - Rab, Proc, Hamilton, Paul; 2 trombones - Buster, Chuck; bass. -- (ii) Parts in c minor for 3 trumpets - Cat, Herb, Cooty; bass. -- (iii) Parts in C Major for 5 reeds - Rab, Proc, Jimmy, Paul, Harry; 1 trombone - Buster; bass.

Folder E contains remaining lyric sheets (10). Lyrics begin as above. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.

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Creators:
Guernsey's New York, New York
Coltrane, John, 1926-1967
Dates:
1964
Size:
1 Item (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0903
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The original manuscript for Coltrane's compositionA Love Supreme.

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undated
Level:
file
Size:
9 Items
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0300.S18
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Dates:
1970, undated
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1347
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Dates:
1970, undated
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1347
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Dates:
1984
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0653
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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4 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

see also Subseries 1.3

4 parts

Supreme court blues is contained in one folder consisting of 4 parts in F Major concert -- in ink -- in unidentified hand (Parker?).

Parts for 2 reeds - clarinet 3, clarinet 4; 1 trombone - 1; bass. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.

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Collection ID:
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