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Audiovisual Materials

Collection Creator:
Brown, Ray (Jazz musician)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1978-1993, undated
Scope and Contents:
Contains moving images (3/4" U-Matic, 1/2" VHS and 1/2" betacamsp), audio cassettes, and reel-to-reel tapes of Ray Brown performing with various other artists. The series is divided into two subseries. Subseries one is moving images and subseries two is audio recordings.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Ray Brown Papers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.1362, Series 5
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Ray Brown Papers
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep80b731d22-1e56-43ab-bf37-cc5799686902
EDAN-URL:
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Moving Images

Collection Creator:
Brown, Ray (Jazz musician)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1992-1993, undated
Scope and Contents:
Consists primarily of commercially available videotapes of Ray Brown performing with Milt Hinton, John Clayton, Francois Rabbath, Monty Alexander, and Herb Ellis. In addition, there is a recording that was created in Germany of Ray Brown in 1992. The materials date from 1992-1993 and are arranged in chronological order.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Ray Brown Papers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.1362, Subseries 5.1
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Ray Brown Papers / Series 5: Audiovisual Materials
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8d2dfcbec-7987-4ecd-b35a-886924a14db4
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1362-ref102

Musical Compositions and Notes

Collection Creator:
Brown, Ray (Jazz musician)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1940s-2000s
undated
Scope and Contents:
Consist primarily of music manuscripts and arrangements by Ray Brown. There are also some arrangements that were created by other composers including Steve Allen, Quincy Jones, and John Clayton Jr. Other materials include notebooks, song lists, lyric books, notes, and published sheet music. The materials are organized in alphabetical order by the title of the song and then by type of material.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Ray Brown Papers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.1362, Series 1
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Ray Brown Papers
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep87d551eeb-d11d-4304-a5f6-28b7f538396e
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1362-ref11

Audio Recordings

Collection Creator:
Brown, Ray (Jazz musician)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1978-1985, undated
Scope and Contents:
Consists of a recording of the White House Jazz Festival in 1978. Other sound recordings were created by unknown sources and include performances by the Ray Brown Trio with Ernestine Anderson on August 16, 1979. In addition, there are four tapes of the Gene Harris Trio with Stanley Turrentine recorded in 1985 and an unknown date and location. The materials are arranged in chronological order.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Ray Brown Papers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.1362, Subseries 5.2
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Ray Brown Papers
Ray Brown Papers / Series 5: Audiovisual Materials
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8a5c91e1a-3b07-43dc-a308-7ece6bc6bb3e
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1362-ref113

Ray Brown Trio with Ernestine Anderson, Honeysuckle Rose

Collection Creator:
Brown, Ray (Jazz musician)  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound tape reel (, 7 1/2" IPS; 7")
Container:
Box 8, Item 1362.14
Type:
Archival materials
Sound tape reels
Date:
1979 August 16
Scope and Contents:
Reel three
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Ray Brown Papers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Ray Brown Papers
Ray Brown Papers / Series 5: Audiovisual Materials / 5.2: Audio Recordings
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep869e475c8-68b4-4a33-b696-55d5616c1838
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1362-ref117

Gene Harris Trio with Stanley Turrentine

Collection Creator:
Brown, Ray (Jazz musician)  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound tape reel (Ampex magnetic tape two track )
Container:
Box 8, Item 1362.15
Type:
Archival materials
Sound tape reels
Date:
1985 September 3
Scope and Contents:
Note inside says Tones @ Head Lionel Hampton artist.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Ray Brown Papers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Ray Brown Papers
Ray Brown Papers / Series 5: Audiovisual Materials / 5.2: Audio Recordings
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8d72f2926-7302-479c-b010-39cb6d9f4aa6
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1362-ref118

Gene Harris Trio, reel two

Collection Creator:
Brown, Ray (Jazz musician)  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound tape reel (1 Ampex magnetic tape

)
Container:
Box 8, Item 1362.16
Type:
Archival materials
Sound tape reels
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Reel two
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Ray Brown Papers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Ray Brown Papers
Ray Brown Papers / Series 5: Audiovisual Materials / 5.2: Audio Recordings
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep842d85a2f-244e-4937-943a-5f9d448f1dcf
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1362-ref119

Gene Harris Trio, reel three

Collection Creator:
Brown, Ray (Jazz musician)  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound tape reel (1 Ampex magnetic tape 8" )
Container:
Box 8, Item 1362.17
Type:
Archival materials
Sound tape reels
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Reel three; First tune Misty end of set one begin set two last tune Love me tender, master
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Ray Brown Papers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Ray Brown Papers
Ray Brown Papers / Series 5: Audiovisual Materials / 5.2: Audio Recordings
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep82f214b89-1aff-4de4-8d7d-83b78f17b102
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1362-ref120

Gene Harris Trio, reel six

Collection Creator:
Brown, Ray (Jazz musician)  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound tape reel (1 Ampex magnetic tape 9" )
Container:
Box 8, Item 1362.18
Type:
Archival materials
Sound tape reels
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Reel six; first tune Summertime (start of third set) last tune Gospel tune), master
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Ray Brown Papers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Ray Brown Papers
Ray Brown Papers / Series 5: Audiovisual Materials / 5.2: Audio Recordings
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8a8498dd0-1e56-4494-bac0-584a20150da0
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1362-ref121

Publicity Materials

Collection Creator:
Brown, Ray (Jazz musician)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1950s-2002, undated
Scope and Contents:
Consist primarily of programs, press releases, newspaper clippings, magazine articles, and record charts related to the performances of Ray Brown, the Ray Brown Trio, the Oscar Peterson Trio, and their jazz contemporaries. There are also interviews and critical reviews relating to these performances. A scrapbook documenting performances but undated can be found among these materials. See series five audio visual materials for audio and video recordings of performances including the White House Jazz Festival in 1978. The materials are organized in chronological order.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Ray Brown Papers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.1362, Series 2
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Ray Brown Papers
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8df152bbf-2cc5-4b50-a50c-78220c6202fe
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1362-ref28

Photographic Materials

Collection Creator:
Brown, Ray (Jazz musician)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1940-2003, undated
Scope and Contents:
Includes color and black-and-white prints, negatives, and film strips primarily documenting the music career of Brown. Ray Brown is in many of the photographs with well-known musicians such as Oscar Peterson, Herb Ellis, and others. The photographs range from 1940 to the early 2000s and are organized in chronological order.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Ray Brown Papers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.1362, Series 3
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Ray Brown Papers
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8a0e54180-5ee1-499d-b84c-538fec2f54b6
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1362-ref31

Performance Materials

Collection Creator:
Brown, Ray (Jazz musician)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1964-1995, undated
Scope and Contents:
Consist of oversize materials including posters and photographs of Brown's concert performances. Some materials are in German and Japanese. Materials are arranged in chronological order.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Ray Brown Papers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.1362, Series 6
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Ray Brown Papers
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep862bba86b-4736-4c8e-ab06-52e5077105de
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1362-ref630

Personal Papers

Collection Creator:
Brown, Ray (Jazz musician)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1954-2010, undated
Scope and Contents:
Materials primarily document the honors and awards that Brown received during his lifetime for his contributions to the music industry. Other materials include personal calendars, tour itineraries, a few identification cards, correspondence, copyright materials, published instruction books, and obituaries collected by Brown. The materials date from 1950 to early in 2010 and are arranged in chronological order.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Ray Brown Papers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.1362, Series 4
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Ray Brown Papers
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep83420c723-1d18-4787-b7f0-32354c429504
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1362-ref68

Ray Brown and Bobby, Germany

Collection Creator:
Brown, Ray (Jazz musician)  Search this
Extent:
1 Videocassettes (VHS)
Container:
Box 8, Item 1362.1
Type:
Archival materials
Videocassettes (vhs)
Date:
1992 September
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Ray Brown Papers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Ray Brown Papers
Ray Brown Papers / Series 5: Audiovisual Materials / 5.1: Moving Images
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8ed83a971-ec20-4e42-b738-db2b6ec3db44
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1362-ref103

Ray Brown Presents: The Art of Playing the Bass: Featuring Milt Hinton, volume one

Collection Creator:
Brown, Ray (Jazz musician)  Search this
Extent:
1 Videocassettes (VHS) (Duration: 30:00, )
Container:
Box 8, Item 1362.2
Type:
Archival materials
Videocassettes (vhs)
Date:
1993
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Ray Brown Papers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Ray Brown Papers
Ray Brown Papers / Series 5: Audiovisual Materials / 5.1: Moving Images
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep890a8d4a4-ba4f-401b-9b4a-15337058b4e6
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1362-ref104

Ray Brown Presents: The Art of Playing the Bass: Featuring Milt Hinton, stripe hour four, Reyben Music and Masai Films, Incorporated

Collection Creator:
Brown, Ray (Jazz musician)  Search this
Extent:
1 Videocassettes (VHS) ()
Container:
Box 8, Item 1362.3
Type:
Archival materials
Videocassettes (vhs)
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Ray Brown Papers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Ray Brown Papers
Ray Brown Papers / Series 5: Audiovisual Materials / 5.1: Moving Images
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep89f986aae-991a-49fd-8d02-51742854a0ec
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1362-ref105

Ray Brown Presents: The Art of Playing the Bass: Featuring John Clayton, part one, volume two

Collection Creator:
Brown, Ray (Jazz musician)  Search this
Extent:
1 Videocassettes (VHS) (Duration: 30:00, )
Container:
Box 8, Item 1362.4
Type:
Archival materials
Videocassettes (vhs)
Date:
1993
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Ray Brown Papers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Ray Brown Papers
Ray Brown Papers / Series 5: Audiovisual Materials / 5.1: Moving Images
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8225beaeb-ec3c-4150-89f7-8439888f525c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1362-ref106

Ray Brown Presents: The Art of Playing the Bass: Featuring Francois Rabbath, volume three

Collection Creator:
Brown, Ray (Jazz musician)  Search this
Extent:
1 Videocassettes (VHS) (Duration: 30:00)
Container:
Box 8, Item 1362.6
Type:
Archival materials
Videocassettes (vhs)
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Ray Brown Papers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Ray Brown Papers
Ray Brown Papers / Series 5: Audiovisual Materials / 5.1: Moving Images
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8804ce5ea-53f5-4a66-9aab-b92612ca6de1
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1362-ref108

Ray Brown Presents: The Art of Playing the Bass: Featuring Francois Rabbath, Reyben Music and Masai Films, Incorporated

Collection Creator:
Brown, Ray (Jazz musician)  Search this
Extent:
1 Videocassettes (BetacamSP) (Betacam SP conversion master )
Container:
Box 8, Item 1362.7
Type:
Archival materials
Videocassettes (betacamsp)
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Ray Brown Papers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Ray Brown Papers
Ray Brown Papers / Series 5: Audiovisual Materials / 5.1: Moving Images
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep81ce5c71a-2625-4e79-9109-93680010f033
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1362-ref109

Ray Brown Presents: An Evening with Triple Treat: Featuring Monty Alexander, Ray Brown and Herb Ellis, volume four

Collection Creator:
Brown, Ray (Jazz musician)  Search this
Extent:
1 Videocassettes (VHS) (Duration: 60:00, )
Container:
Box 8, Item 1362.8
Type:
Archival materials
Videocassettes (vhs)
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Ray Brown Papers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Ray Brown Papers
Ray Brown Papers / Series 5: Audiovisual Materials / 5.1: Moving Images
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8ed9e6f41-b1dd-45c7-9143-d59b78df1afa
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1362-ref110

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