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Creators:
Tanager Gallery
Dates:
1952-1979
Size:
2.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.tanagall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of contemporary New York City Tanager Gallery measure 2.6 linear feet and date from 1952 to 1979. Found are administrative files, financial and legal records including detailed receipt books, scattered correspondence, artists' files for circa 70 artists that include price lists and biographies, two scrapbooks of printed materials, newsclippings, exhibition announcements and other printed materials, and five photographs of openings at the gallery and of the exterior of the building.

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file
Size:
1 Item (mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm.)
20 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
4 Items (parts (photocopies), 32 cm.)
3 Items (parts (photocopies), 28 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

see AFRO-BOSSA SUITE

27 parts and 1 score

Slepti is contained in one of nineteen folders for "Afro Bossa" consisting of 1 two page short score and 27 parts in c minor concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (DE, Whaley?).

Items in 4 groupings -- (i) Short score. Short score indicates parts for Proc, saxes, baritone, trumpets, trombones. -- (ii) Parts for 1 reed - Proc; 1 trumpet - 2; 1 trombone - 1. -- (iii) Parts for 4 reeds - Rab (2), Jimmy (2), Paul (2), Carney (2); 1 trumpet - 3; 2 trombones - 2 (2), 3 (2). -- (iv) Parts for 4 reeds - Rab, Jimmy, Paul, Carney; 4...

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Creators:
Mendonca, N.
Jobim, Antonio Carlos
Level:
file
Size:
13 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
8 Items (parts (photocopies), 32 cm.)
5 Items (parts (photocopies), 28 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

see also OS aka Jazz Samba

26 parts

One note samba is contained in one folder consisting of 26 parts in Bb Major concert -- in ink and photocopy -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).

Parts in 2 groupings -- (i) Parts for 1 trumpet - 1; 1 trombone - 1; piano. -- (ii) Parts for 5 reeds - alto 1 (2), alto 3 (2), tenor (2), tenor 2 (2), baritone (2); 4 trumpets - 1, 2 (2), 3, 4 (2); 3 trombones - 1, 2 (2), 3 (2); bass (2). -- Grouping i from the Duke Ellington Library.

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Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm.)
7 Items (parts (photocopies), 32 cm.)
9 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
5 Items (parts (photocopies), 28 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

see AFRO-EURASIAN ECLIPSE

21 parts and 1 score

Flor is contained in one of twenty five folders for "Afro-Eurasian eclipse" consisting of 1 four page short score and 21 parts in Db Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (DE, other?).

Items in 2 groupings -- (i) Short score. Short score indicates parts for Proc, baritone, trumpets. Short score appears incomplete. -- (ii) Parts for 5 reeds - Norris (2), Proc (2), Paul (2), Ash (2), Harry (2); 4 trumpets - Cat, 2, 3, 4 (2); 3 trombones - 1 (2), 2 (2), 3 (2). -- Grouping i from the Duke Ellington Library.

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Level:
file
Size:
11 Items (mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm.)
28 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
6 Items (parts (photocopies), 32 cm.)
1 Item (copy score, 31 cm.)
6 Items (parts (photocopies), 28 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

see BLACK, BROWN AND BEIGE

51 parts and 1 score

Symphonette is contained in four of sixty two folders for "Black, brown and beige" consisting of 43 parts in F Major concert, 8 parts in C Major concert, and 1 five page short score in D Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (DE, BS, Whaley, Turney, other?).

Folder A contains parts in F Major in 2 groupings -- (i) Parts for 2 reeds - Otto, Carney; 1 trombone - Tizol. Parts for Otto, Carney appear incomplete. -- (ii) Parts for 3 reeds - Hodges, Barney, Ben; 2 trumpets - Rex, Ray; 2 trombones - Brown, Tricky. Many parts appear incomplete.

Folder B contains parts in 2 groupings -- (i) Parts in F Major for 2 reeds - Sears, Carney; 5 trumpets - 1, 2, 3, Ray, Taft; guitar (2). -- (ii) Parts in C Major for 2 reeds - Sears, Carney; 2 trumpets - Cat, Taft; 2 trombones - Tricky, Jones.

Folder C contains parts in 4 groupings -- (i) Parts in F Major for 3 reeds - alto 1 (2), tenor 2 (2), baritone (2); 3 trumpets - 1, 2 (2), 3; 3 trombones - 1, 2 (2), 3 (2); bass (3). -- (ii) Parts in F Major for 2 reeds - alto 3 (2), tenor 4; 1 trumpet - 1; 1 trombone - 1. -- (iii) Part in F Major for 1 reed - Carney. -- (iv) Parts in F Major for 1...

Folder D contains short score. Short score indicates parts for Rab, Toby, Ben, Carney, Ray, Tizol, Brown, Tricky, bass.

Folders A, B, C, grouping ii, and Folder D from the Duke Ellington Library.

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Dates:
1920 - 2016
undated
Size:
2 Cubic feet (3 boxes, 2 oversize map folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1430
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents the life and musical career of Alfredo "Chocolate" Armenteros.

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Dates:
1959 May
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S04.06
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Dates:
1953 January 25
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S04.06
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Subject/Sitter: Lawson (Dean) accepting scholarship from Modern Jazz Group (Hampton, Lionel)

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Creators:
Davies, Diana, 1938-
Dates:
1963-2009
Size:
3.83 Cubic feet (8 binders containing contact sheets, slides, and prints; 7 boxes (8.5"x10.75"x2.5") of 35 mm negatives; 2 binders of 35 mm and 120 format negatives; and 1 box of 11 oversize prints.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.DAVIE
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

The Diana Davies photographs consist of images taken by Diana Davies at various stages of her career. Locations include the Festival of American Folklife, the Newport Folk Festival, the Philadelphia Folk Festival, the Poor People's Campaign, various peace and protest marches and outdoor performances, New York City, and the Georgia Sea Islands. The collection includes contact sheets, negatives, photographic prints, and slides. Original photographs, negatives, and color slides taken by Diana Davies. Materials date from 1963-2009. Bulk dates: Newport Folk Festival, 1963-1969, 1987, 1992; Philadelphia Folk Festival, 1967-1968, 1987.

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Creators:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974
Dates:
1930
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 31 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

see also Jazz Lips

1 part

Zonky blues is contained in one folder consisting of 1 published part in Bb Major concert -- in ink.

Part for piano.