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Hamlet [music manuscript.]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974  Search this
Uniform title:
Hamlet (Legendary character)  Search this
Physical description:
Ink and pencil on paper
1 item
Type:
Manuscripts
Holographs
Date:
1957
20th century
Topic:
Mental illness  Search this
Music  Search this
Local number:
AC0301-0000006.tif (AC Scan No.)
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Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_285424

Mood Indigo [music manuscript]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974  Search this
Physical description:
Ink on paper
1 item
Type:
Manuscripts
Holographs
Date:
1928
1974
20th century
Topic:
Music  Search this
Local number:
AC0301-0000001.tif (AC Scan No.)
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Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
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Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:siris_arc_285416

Mood Indigo [music manuscript.]

Creator:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974  Search this
Physical description:
Pencil and ink on paper
1 item
Type:
Manuscripts
Holographs
Date:
1928
1974
20th century
Topic:
Music  Search this
Local number:
AC0301-0000005.tif (AC Scan No.)
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Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:siris_arc_285422

Hamlet--Madness [music manuscript]

Composer:
Ellington, Mercer Kennedy (musician) 1919-1996  Search this
Uniform title:
Hamlet (Legendary character)  Search this
Subject:
Ellington, Mercer Kennedy (musician) 1919-1996  Search this
Physical description:
Ink on paper
1 item
Type:
Manuscripts
Holographs
Date:
1950
20th century
Topic:
Mental illness  Search this
Music  Search this
Local number:
AC0301-0000007.tif (AC Scan No.)
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Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_285426

Heart of Harlem [music manuscript]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974  Search this
Lyricist:
Hughes, Langston 1902-1967  Search this
Physical description:
Ink on paper
1 item 1 page
Type:
Manuscripts
Holographs
Place:
Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
Date:
1928
1974
20th century
Topic:
Music  Search this
Local number:
AC0301-0000003.tif (AC Scan No., first page)
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Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_285419

Jump for Joy [music manuscript]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974  Search this
Physical description:
Ink and pencil on paper
1 item
Type:
Manuscripts
Holographs
Place:
United States
Date:
1941
20th century
Topic:
Music  Search this
Local number:
AC0301-0000034a.tif (AC Scan No.)
AC0301-0000034b.tif (AC Scan No.: without "Paul ad lib" addition)
AC0301-0000034c.tif (AC Scan No.)
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Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_286000
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Little Joe from Chicago [music manuscript]

Composer?:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974  Search this
Physical description:
Pencil on paper
1 item
Type:
Manuscripts
Place:
Chicago (Ill.)
Date:
1930
20th century
Topic:
Music  Search this
Local number:
AC0301-0000078.tif (AC Scan No.)
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Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_283953

Jump for Joy [music manuscript page]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974  Search this
Physical description:
Ink on paper
1 item
Type:
Manuscripts
Date:
1928
1974
20th century
Topic:
Jazz  Search this
Music  Search this
Local number:
AC0301-0000035.tif (AC Scan No.)
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Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_285521

Jump for Joy [music manuscript pages]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974  Search this
Physical description:
Ink and pencil on paper
4 items
Type:
Manuscripts
Date:
1928
1974
20th century
Topic:
Music  Search this
Jazz  Search this
Local number:
AC0301-0000034.tif (AC Scan No.), also AC0301-0000034a, AC0301-0000034b and AC0301-0000034c
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Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_285517
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King Porter's Stomp [music manuscript]

Composer:
Morton, Jelly Roll d. 1941  Search this
Arranger:
Henderson, Fletcher 1897-1952  Search this
Physical description:
Ink on paper
1 item
Type:
Manuscripts
Date:
1923
1935
20th century
Topic:
Jazz  Search this
Music  Search this
Local number:
AC0797-0000001.tif (AC Scan No. first page)
AC0797-0000002.tif (AC Scan No.: second page)
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Fletcher and Horace Henderson Music and Photographs, 1930s-1980s
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_283776
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Jazz Drums / "Take the 'A' Train" [music manuscript]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974  Search this
Physical description:
Ink on paper
1 item
Type:
Manuscripts
Place:
New York (N.Y.)
Date:
1928
1974
20th century
Topic:
Drums  Search this
Trains  Search this
Subways  Search this
Music  Search this
Local number:
AC0301-0000012.tif (AC Scan No.: first page)
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Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_285434

Choc[olate] Shake [from "Jump for Joy" : music manuscript]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974  Search this
Physical description:
Ink and pencil on paper
1 item
Type:
Manuscripts
Date:
1941
20th century
Topic:
Music  Search this
Jazz  Search this
Local number:
AC0301-0000075.tif (AC Scan No.)
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Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_285996

I Got it Bad and That Ain't Good [music manuscript]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974  Search this
Physical description:
Pencil on paper
1 item: 2 pages
Type:
Manuscripts
Holographs
Date:
1941
20th century
Topic:
Music  Search this
Local number:
AC0301-0000037.tif (AC Scan No.: first page)
AC0301-0000037a.tif (AC Scan No.: verso)
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Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_286011
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Louis Armstrong Music Manuscripts

Creator:
Armstrong, Louis, 1900-1971  Search this
Extent:
0.3 cubic feet (1 box)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents note:
Conductor's scores for: "Didn't it Rain", "Shadrack", "This Train", "Sometimes", "Jonah", "Down by the Riverside", "Jonah and the Whale", "Nobody Knows the Trouble I've Seen". Condensed scores for: "Shadrack", "Go Down Moses", Ezekiel", "Motherless Child", "Rock My Soul".
Arrangement:
1 series.
Biographical/Historical note:
Jazz vocalist and trumpet player.
Provenance:
Collection purchased at Guernsey's Auction,108 East 73rd Street, New York, New York 10021.
Rights:
Fees for commercial reproduction.
Reproduction restricted due to copyright or trademark.
Topic:
Music -- 20th century -- United States  Search this
Jazz -- 20th century -- United States  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts -- Music -- 20th century
Citation:
Louis Armstrong Music Manuscripts, n.d., Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0904
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Louis Armstrong Music Manuscripts
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0904

Little Joe from Chicago [music]

Composer:
Williams, Mary Lou 1910-  Search this
Wells, Henry  Search this
Composer?:
Strayhorn, Billy (William Thomas) 1915-1967  Search this
Physical description:
13 manuscripts, 32 cm
1 copy score, 32 cm
Type:
Conductor scores
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Place:
United States
Chicago (Ill.)
Date:
19||
20th century
Topic:
Music  Search this
Local number:
AC0301-0000078.tif (AC Scan No.?)
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Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_169206

A Train [sic] [music manuscript]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974  Search this
Physical description:
Ink on paper
1 item, approx. 11" x 8.5"
Type:
Manuscripts
Place:
New York (N.Y.)
Date:
1939
20th century
Topic:
Jazz  Search this
Trains  Search this
Music  Search this
Local number:
AC0301-0000032.tif (AC Scan No.)
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Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_285510

Night in Tunisia [for Trumpet I] music manuscript]

Composer:
Gillespie, Dizzy 1917-1993  Search this
Physical description:
Ink on paper
1 item, 11" x 17"
Culture:
African Americans  Search this
Type:
Manuscripts
Date:
1942
20th century
Topic:
Jazz musicians  Search this
African American musicians  Search this
Music  Search this
Local number:
AC0979-0000005.tif (AC Scan No.)
Restrictions & Rights:
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Copyrighted
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Dizzy Gillespie Records
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_289866

The Child Prodigies Who Became 20th-Century Celebrities

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Lectures
Blog posts
Published Date:
Tue, 25 Jun 2013 03:00:00 +0000
Topic:
Search this
See more post:
Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_e9de754015a8d38c0ca4a18fae8b1416

Miles Davis Music Manuscript

Creator:
Miles Davis Properties.  Search this
Davis, Miles  Search this
Evans, Gil, 1912-1988  Search this
Extent:
0.15 cubic feet (1 box)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
1959.
Scope and Contents note:
Manuscript for "Summertime", recorded by Davis and GIl Evans in 1959.
Arrangement:
1 series.
Biographical/Historical note:
Jazz trumpeter, 1926-1991.
Provenance:
Collection donated by Miles Davis Properties, through Vince Wilburn.
Restrictions:
Copy available for general research use. Access to original by special request.
Rights:
Fees for commercial reproduction.
Reproduction restricted due to copyright or trademark.
Topic:
Jazz -- 20th century -- United States  Search this
Music -- 20th century -- United States  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts -- Music -- 20th century
Citation:
Miles Davis Music Manuscript, 1959, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0920
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Miles Davis Music Manuscript
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0920

Thelonious Monk Music Manuscript

Donor:
Monk, Thelonious, Jr.  Search this
Monk, Thelonious, Jr.  Search this
Creator:
Monk, Thelonious  Search this
Extent:
1 item
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
1951.
Scope and Contents:
The tenor saxophone part for "4 in 1".
Arrangement:
Single item.
Biographical / Historical:
Jazz pianist and composer.
Provenance:
Donated by Thelonious Monk, Jr. in 2006.
Restrictions:
Copy available for general research use. Original available by special request only.
Rights:
Fees for commercial reproduction.
Reproduction restricted due to copyright or trademark.
Topic:
Jazz  Search this
Music -- 20th century  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts -- Music -- 20th century
Parts (musical)
Citation:
Thelonious Monk Music Manuscript, 1951, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. Gift of Thelonious Monk, Jr.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0914
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Thelonious Monk Music Manuscript
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0914

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