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Creators:
Graubart, Jeffrey L.
Dates:
1982
Size:
1 Photograph (8" x 10")
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1284
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection consists of a photograph of jazz legends Ornette Coleman and John Lee Hooker posing together for the camera.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Collection of Recordings (Organization)
Dates:
circa 1979-1998
Size:
9 cu. ft. (9 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 18-057
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of audiovisual elements created during the production of Smithsonian Collection of Recordings products. The Smithsonian Collection of Recordings was a part of the Division of Performing Arts until 1982, when it became a division of Smithsonian Institution Press which, in 1996, was reorganized as Smithsonian Press/Smiths...

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Creators:
Morton, Azariah
Mount Zion Baptist Church (Newark (N.J.))
Dates:
1990
Size:
0.1 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0384
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection consists of a single memorial program documenting the April 9, 1990 funeral of Sarah Vaughan at the Mount Zion Baptist Church, Newark, New Jersey.

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Creators:
Sun Ra
Gaskin, Leonard, 1920-
Taylor, Billy
Stokes, W. Royal, Dr., 1930-
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Dates:
ca. 1970-2000.
Size:
9.65 Cubic feet (12 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0766
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Publicity photographs of musicians and entertainers, mostly jazz musicians, such as Duke Ellington, Louis Armstrong, Miles Davis, and Dizzy Gillespie, but including many rock and even a few classical performers. The collection also contains tape recorded radio interviews conducted between 1970 and 2003. In addition there are posters relating to musical performances.

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Creators:
DeVincent, Sam, 1918-1997
Dates:
circa 1828-1980
Size:
79 Boxes
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0300.S03
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Sam DeVincent loved music and art and began collecting sheet music with lithographs at an early age. Series 3: African-American Music, contains circa 7,800 pieces of sheet music and folios dating from the 1820s to the 1980s; most of the material dates from after 1890. An overview to the entire DeVincent collection is available here: Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Press/Smithsonian Productions
Dates:
1996-1997
Size:
12 cu. ft. (24 12x12x6 boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 02-105
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of 48 master 2" audio tape recordings of Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra performances.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
1995
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 09-074
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of original recordings of the Thelonious Monk International Jazz Band Competition. The recordings were made by Office of Telecommunications staff and may have been used as source material for other productions. Materials were recorded onto 2" magnetic tape.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Division of Performing Arts
Dates:
1978-1979
Size:
0.88 cu. ft. (1 document box) (1 film box)
Collection ID:
Accession 90-152
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of video recordings of "Jazz Workshop at the Smithsonian" (one 2" Quad videotape; three 3/4" U-Matic videocassettes), recorded March 6, 1979 and December 17, 1978 respectively. They were originally produced by Martin Williams for the Division of Performing Arts, and maintained by the Office of Telecommunications.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Traveling Exhibition Service
Dates:
1981-1994
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 02-001
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the planning and execution of the Volcanoes exhibition. Additional records relate to contracts for audio productions by Smithsonian Productions Jazz Masterworks that accompanied "Beyond Category." Materials include correspondence, memoranda, contracts, budgets, loan agreements, itineraries, misce...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Productions
Dates:
1991-1999
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-271
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of audiovisual materials created during the production of a videotape featuring Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra performances. Materials include sub masters and edited masters.

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