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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution
National Public Radio
National Public Radio
Reagon, Bernice Johnson, 1942-
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Dates:
1994
Size:
27 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0516
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Original performance and interview audio recordings, audio outtake materials, program masters, and finished program tapes from the Smithsonian Institution/National Public Radio series WADE IN THE WATER. Collection documents the influence of religion on various African American sacred and secular music styles, including gospel, spirituals, classical...

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Level:
file
Collection ID:
Accession 17-064
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Dates:
1985-05
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0408
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Program as part of a series intended to feature accomplished regionally based jazz artists performing classic jazz repertoire at the National Museum of American History's Palm Court. Offered two Sundays of the month, this program included a mixture of popular and obscure swing compositions by various vocalists who dominated the period from 1930-194...

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Dates:
1988 December 4 and 18
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0408
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A program in a series of Sunday afternoon concerts held in the Palm Court and produced by Arnae Burton. Concerts offered the public classic jazz repertory featuring the talents of regional artists who examined important jazz traditions created in the 1920s.Featured artists included Arnae on vocals and Mark Batson on piano.in

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Creators:
Adams, Joe, 1922-
Morehead, Howard, 1926-2003
Dates:
1948-1980
Size:
1 Cubic foot (3 boxes and 1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0908
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Photographs, scrapbooks, and other materials documenting the career of Joe Adams, a Los Angeles radio announcer and movie and television actor, who later became Ray Charles's manager.

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Dates:
1985 May 24-25
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0408
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Program held on Friday, May 24, and Saturday, May 25, 1985, and included a concert and a colloquium in the Baird Auditorium, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution. The colloquium included "Black Music Scholarship: Selective Specialties" and "Pedagogy and Performance". The performing artists were Thomas J. Flagg, pianist and fo...

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Creators:
Fitzgerald, Ella, 1917-1996
Granz, Norman
Dates:
1955
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (unmounted, 12" x 9")
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0584
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Creators:
Shell, Theodore, Dr. (dentist)
Dates:
1933-1990
Size:
1.75 Cubic feet (5 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0502
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Periodical articles, news clippings, concert programs, radio transcripts, personal correspondence, broadsides, photographs, and pencil sketches collected by Dr. Shell. The material documents part of Duke Ellington's music career, especially ca. 1940-1974.

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