Query: Music -- Manuscripts
Artie Shaw "Begin the Beguine" Music Manuscripts
Creators:
Shaw, Artie, 1910-2004
Dates:
1938
Size:
0.15 Cubic feet (1 box )
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1381
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection consists of a whole manuscript and clarinet solo part for Artie Shaw's "Begin the Beguine."

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Eubie Blake Letter and Music Manuscripts
Creators:
Blake, Eubie (James Herbert), 1883-1983
Dwyer, Lawrence
Dates:
1969 - 1969
Size:
0.15 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1400
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection consists of one letter and six music manuscripts by James H. "Eubie" Blake.

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Thelonious Monk Music Manuscript
Creators:
Monk, Thelonious
Dates:
1951.
Size:
1 Item
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0914
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The tenor saxophone part for "4 in 1".

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Miles Davis Music Manuscript
Creators:
Miles Davis Properties.
Davis, Miles
Evans, Gil, 1912-1988
Dates:
1959.
Size:
0.15 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0920
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Manuscript for "Summertime", recorded by Davis and GIl Evans in 1959.

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Louis Armstrong Music Manuscripts
Creators:
Armstrong, Louis, 1901-1971
Dates:
undated
Size:
0.3 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0904
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Conductor's scores for: "Didn't it Rain", "Shadrack", "This Train", "Sometimes", "Jonah", "Down by the Riverside", "Jonah and the Whale", "Nobody Knows the Trouble I've Seen". Condensed scores for: "Shadrack", "Go Down Moses", Ezekiel", "Motherless Child", "Rock My Soul".

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MS 4113 Omaha Music manuscript and related material
Creators:
Densmore, Frances, 1867-1957
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Portfolio
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4113
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Material includes 92 page manuscript, 1 illustration, transcriptions of 64 Omaha songs, list of Omaha songs with catalog numbers, and new titles for cylinder records of Omaha songs.

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John Coltrane Music Manuscript
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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Mongo Santamaria Papers
Creators:
Santamaria, Mongo, 1917-
Dates:
1950s-1996
Size:
2 Cubic feet (4 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0893
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection includes music manuscripts, articles and clippings, concert programs, passports, and photographs.

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Paquito D'Rivera Papers
Creators:
D'Rivera, Paquito, 1948-
Dates:
1988-2000
Size:
0.3 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0891
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection consists of three music manuscripts created by Cuban-born musician and composer Paquito D'Rivera and a photograph.

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Ruth Ellington Collection of Duke Ellington Materials
Creators:
Boatwright, Ruth Ellington, 1914-2004
Dates:
1923–1992
Size:
33 Cubic feet (77 boxes, 3 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0415
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection consists of correspondence, appointment books, business records, music manuscripts, sound recordings, photographs, and ephemera documenting the activities of Duke Ellington and the management of Tempo Music, Incorporated. There is a small amount of material relating to the Ellingotn family.

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