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Don Brown Collection of Duke Ellington Recordings, 1925-1973

Collector:
Brown, Don 1923-1985
Performer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Physical description:
39 boxes
Type:
Test pressings
Collection descriptions
Audio cassettes
Audiotapes
Sound recordings
Date:
1925
1925-1973
Notes:
Disc jockey, musician, owner of a record store, published a newsletter called RECORD FINDER from 1956-1977.
Summary:
Nine hundred twenty-eight recordings by Duke Ellington's orchestra, of which seven hundred ninety-six were commercially issued, and one hundred thirty-two unissued, which are studio test pressings, concert recordings and recordings done from radio and television broadcasts.
Cite as:
Don Brown Collection of Duke Ellington Recordings, 1925-1973, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Television broadcasting of music
Radio broadcasts
Concerts
Jazz
Open reel
Discs
Local number:
1993.3033 (NMAH Acc.)
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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