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James Arkatov Collection of Jazz Photographs, 1995-2003

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Arkatov, James 1920-
Abercrombie, John 1944-
Alexander, Monty
Allison, Mose
Alpert, Herb
Anderson, Ernestine 1928-
Barron, Kenny
Bellson, Louis
Beneke, Tex
Bennett, Tony 1926-
Brignola, Nick
Brown, James 1933-2006
Brown, Oscar, Jr 1926-
Brown, Ray (Raymond Mathews) (jazz musician)
Bryant, Bobby
Capp, Frank
Carter, Benny 1907-2003
Carter, Regina
Cavanaugh, Page
Caymmi, Dori 1943-
Chancler, Ndugu
Charlap, Bill
Chestnut, Cyrus
Childs, Billy
Claxton, William
Clayton, John
Collette, Buddy 1921-2010
Colley, Scott
Coleman, George
Candoli, Conte 1927-2001
Copeland, Mark
Corea, Chick
Davis, Art 1934-2007
dos Santos, Josias
Elling, Kurt
Farmer, Art
Ferguson, Sherman
Fischer, Clare
Foster, Gary
Frishberg, Dave
Gaffney, George
Gibbs, Terry 1924-
Golson, Benny
Grappelli, Stephane
Green, Thurman
Grisman, David
Haden, Charlie
Hagens, Tim
Hamilton, Jeff 1953-
Hamilton, Scott 1954-
Hampton, Lionel
Haque, Fareed
Harrell, Tom
Harris, Stefon
Heath, Albert
Heath, Jimmy 1926-
Heath, Percy 1923-2005
Herst, Robert
Hill, Andrew 1931-2007
Hobgood, Laurence 1959-
Hofstetter, Steve
Holland, Dave 1946-
Holloway, Red
Jackson, Gene
Jamal, Ahmad 1930-
Jenkins, Leroy
Jolly, Pete
Kellaway, Roger
Keyes, Calvin
Kitt, Eartha
Koonse, Larry
LaBarbara, Joe
Leuning, Warren
Leviev, Milcho
Levy, Lou
Lewis, Herbie 1941-2007
Lincoln, Abbey 1930-
Linden, Hal
Lowe, Mundell 1922-
Lovano, Joe
Lundy, Carmen
Magnusson, Bob
Mangione, Chuck 1940-
Marsalis, Delfeayo
Martin, Mel 1942-
Maupin, Bennie
Mayo, Scott
Mayuto 1943-
McCann, Les 1935-
McFerrin, Bobby
McKenna, Dave
McPartland, Marian
McLean, Jackie 1931-
Mehldau, Brad
Morgan, Frank 1933-2007
Pasqua, Alan
Payne, Cecil
Payton, Nicholas
Pisano, John 1931-
Price, Ruth
Redman, Joshua
Riley, Herman 1933-2007
Roberts, Marcus
Rollins, Sonny
Roney, Wallace
Rubalcaba, Gonzalo 1963-
Ruiz, Adrian 1937-
Rushen, Patrice
Sanchez, David
Sandoval, Arturo
Shank, Bud
Shankar, Ravi 1920-2012
Shearing, George
Simpkins, Andy
Smith, Paul 1922-
Smith, Putter
Strazzeri, Frank
Tabackin, Lew
Tapscott, Horace
Taylor, Cecil 1929-
Terrasson, Jacky 1966-
Thielemans, Toots
Todd, Richard
Torme, Mel 1925-1999
Walton, Cedar 1934-
Watts, Ernie
Wiggins, Gerald
Wilson, Gerald 1918-
Zeitlin, Denny
Elvin Jones Jazz Machine (Musical group)
Jazz Bakery Los Angeles (Ca.)
Harold Land Quintet
Richie Cole Quartet
Physical description:
.5 cu. ft. : 2 boxes
Mixed archival materials
Collection descriptions
United States
20th century
Arkatov is a cellist who performed with the Pittsburgh Symphony, the San Francisco Symphony and was principal cellist with the Indianapolis Symphony. He is a founder of the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra. He is also a photographer and author.
A collection of 326 photographs of musicians, taken by James Arkatov. Most of the photographs are performance shots or were taken in rehearsal. Most were taken at the Jazz Bakery, a non-profit, volunteer-run venue for jazz in Los Angeles; others were taken at the Hollywood Bowl or other venues.
Cite as:
James Arkatov Collection of Jazz Photographs, 1995-2003, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Jazz musicians
Local number:
2011.3015 (NMAH Acc.)
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment. Unprotected photographs must be handled with gloves
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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