William Russo Music and Personal Papers
Leonard, Herman, 1923-2010
Papers and audiovisual materials documenting Russo's career in music.
Dorothy Horstman Oral History Field and Radio Show Recordings
Tape recordings containing oral history and radio show recordings of country and western music, collected and produced by Dorothy Horstman.,Recordings include such musicians as Jimmie Rodgers, Ernest Tubb, Hank Williams, Loretta Lynn, Patsy Cline, Hank Snow, and Roy Acuff.
Jake Jacobson "Heart & Hands" Color Iris Photoprints
3.42 Cubic feet (2 boxes, 1 map-folder)
Collection consists of photoprints and other materials created by Jacob Jacobson for the "Heart & Hands: Musical Instrument Makers of America" exhibition circulated by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service (SITES), from April 2000 to early 2004.
Moses and Frances Asch Collection
Distler, Marian, 1919-1964
This collection, which dates from 1926-1986, documents the output of Moses Asch through the various record labels he founded and co-founded, and includes some of his personal papers. The Asch collection includes published recordings, master tapes, outtakes, business records, correspondence, photographs, and film.
This accession consists of the Smithsonian/Folkways Recordings Tumblr blog as it existed on December 17, 2014. The account highlights recordings, music events, and outreach. Materials are in electronic format.
This accession consists of audiotape recordings of educational programs, musical performances, and lectures presented by the various program offices within the Smithsonian Associates. Materials include audiotapes.
This accession consists of the Kickstarter page for the Smithsonian Institution's fund raising campaign for the creation of the "Smithsonian Anthology of Hip-Hop and Rap." The project is a joint effort of the National Museum of African American History and Culture and Smithsonian Folkways Recordings. The page was crawled on …
MS 4022 Letter to Miss Roberts re. paper on Chippewa Music
MS 4113 Omaha Music manuscript and related material
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.