Intellectual Property Records
This accession consists of purchase orders, contracts, and agreements concerning intellecutal property rights pertaining to Smithsonian Productions productions.
This accession consists of records documenting the administrative and business affairs of Smithsonian Productions, created and maintained by Nazaret Cherkezian, Director, 1976-1986, and Paul B. Johnson, Director, 1988-2002. Some materials were created by the Smithsonian Institution, Division of Performing Arts before the production of classical recordings was moved to Smithsonian Productions. Materials …
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 …
This accession consists of records documenting the planning and production of the radio series "Folk Masters" and "Black Radio: Telling It Like It Is." Materials include scripts, show lists, correspondence, and budget information.
This record unit consists of master audiotapes for Smithsonian Galaxy editions 126-186, 1983-1987, and Radio Smithsonian programs 600-749, 1981-1984; and elements, or original, unedited tapes for Smithsonian Galaxy editions 104-186, 1982-1987, and Radio Smithsonian programs 689-836, 1983-1985.
This record unit consists of master audio tapes for Smithsonian Galaxy editions 77-125, 1981-1983, and Radio Smithsonian programs 534-574, 1980; and scripts of Radio Smithsonian programs 1-400.
These records consist of one cassette of special Radio Smithsonian program, "Yorktown: Echoes of a Victory," produced by the Office of Telecommunications staff as part of the Smithsonian contribution to the celebration of the bicentennial of the Yorktown battle.
This accession consists of audio recordings documenting the "Radio Smithsonian" production celebrating Cole Porter's 100th birthday, performed at Carnegie Hall. Materials include DAT tapes.
This accession consists of 1 Betacam SP tape dub master and 1 1" tape edited master documenting the radio series, "Spirits of the Present: The Legacy From Native America." This was a documentary series about Native American history and culture that looked at the life of today's Indians. The 1992 production was the most …
This accession consists of audiotapes created during the production of "Guitar: Art and Soul." This radio program featured a variety of guitar music recorded during a live performance at the National Museum of American History. Materials include original masters and safety copies on DAT and original masters on 2" audiotape.