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Interview with Tae Soon Choi, Korean musical instrument maker

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Korea Program 1982 Washington, D.C.  Search this
Vennum, Thomas (field worker)  Search this
Kazadi wa Mukuna (field worker)  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording (compact audio cassette)
analog.
Culture:
Koreans  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Korea (South)
Date:
1982 July 5
Local Numbers:
FP-1982-CT-0070
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in: Washington (D.C.), United States, July 5, 1982.
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. Some duplication is allowed. Use of materials needs permission of the Smithsonian Institution.
Collection Rights:
Copyright and other restrictions may apply. Generally, materials created during a Festival are covered by a release signed by each participant permitting their use for personal and educational purposes; materials created as part of the fieldwork leading to a Festival may be more restricted. We permit and encourage such personal and educational use of those materials provided digitally here, without special permissions. Use of any materials for publication, commercial use, or distribution requires a license from the Archives; please submit this form. Licensing fees may apply in addition to any processing fees.
Topic:
Oral history  Search this
Musical instruments -- Construction  Search this
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1982 Festival of American Folklife, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.SFF.1982, Item FP-1982-CT-0070
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Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1982 Festival of American Folklife
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1982 Festival of American Folklife / Series 3: Korea / Fieldwork
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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EDAN-URL:
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William Hall & Son 5-Keyed Clarinet

Maker:
William Hall & Son  Search this
Physical Description:
boxwood (overall material)
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 21 in x 2 7/8 in; 53.34 cm x 7.3025 cm
mouthpiece: 3 13/16 in x 1 in; 9.68375 cm x 2.54 cm
barrel: 2 1/8 in x 1 1/4 in; 5.3975 cm x 3.175 cm
upper/middle joint: 11 11/16 in x 1 1/2 in; 29.68625 cm x 3.81 cm
lower joint: 9 in x 1 5/8 in; 22.86 cm x 4.1275 cm
bell: 4 3/16 in x 2 7/8 in; 10.63625 cm x 7.3025 cm
Object Name:
clarinet
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Date made:
1848-1875
ID Number:
MI.75.46
Accession number:
322695
Catalog number:
75.46
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Clarinets
Music & Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Tuning Forks on Resonators

Creator:
National Museum of American History  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2012-05-08T17:39:03.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
American History  Search this
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SmithsonianAmHistory
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianAmHistory
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_E_ZBELcyb3g

J. W. Pepper Sousaphone

Maker:
J. W. Pepper & Son  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: bell: 27 1/2 in x 31 1/2 in; 69.85 cm x 80.01 cm
overall: sousaphone body: 11 in x 28 in x 35 1/2 in; 27.94 cm x 71.12 cm x 90.17 cm
Object Name:
Sousaphone
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1898-1902
Credit Line:
Gift of Thomas R. McAllister
ID Number:
MI.73.37
Catalog number:
73.37
Accession number:
304390
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Tenor Horn

Maker:
J. W. Pepper & Son  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 54.8 cm x 24.1 cm; x 21 9/16 in x 9 1/2 in
overall: 9 3/8 in x 13 3/8 in x 23 in; 23.8125 cm x 33.9725 cm x 58.42 cm
Object Name:
horn
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1880-1890
Credit Line:
Gift of Robert Erickson
ID Number:
MI.70.08
Catalog number:
70.08
Accession number:
287589
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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EDAN-URL:
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Pepper Snare Drum

Maker:
J. W. Pepper & Son  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Object Name:
drum
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
ca 1898
ID Number:
1989.0678.01
Accession number:
1989.0678
Catalog number:
1989.0678.01
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Percussion
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Sellers Square Piano

Maker:
Sellers, John  Search this
Object Name:
piano
Place Made:
United States: Virginia, Alexandria
Date made:
1808-1812
Credit Line:
Gift of Hugo Worch
ID Number:
MI.317022
Catalog number:
317022
Accession number:
67012
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Pianos
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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LS-0525

Collection Creator:
Spandorf, Lily  Search this
Extent:
1 Drawings (visual works) (Medium: pen, 8.99 x 11.87)
Container:
Box 1, Folder 19, Item LS-0525
Type:
Archival materials
Drawings (visual works)
Date:
1998
Scope and Contents note:
Man constructs kokle while two visitors observe in background. Inscription on back reads, "Kokle, Maris Jansons, Latvia".

Missing Title

Festival Program: Baltic Nations: Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania

Subjects: Maris Jansons, musical instrument maker

Signed: yes
Collection Restrictions:
Access by appointment only. Contact the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections at rinzlerarchives@si.edu or 202-633-7322 for additional information.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Contact archives staff for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Lily Spandorf drawings, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
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Lily Spandorf drawings
Lily Spandorf drawings / Drawings and Papers
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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EDAN-URL:
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Thomas Weygandt 4-Keyed Flute

Maker:
Weygandt, Thomas Jefferson  Search this
Physical Description:
boxwood (overall material)
ivory (overall material)
nickel silver (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 24 in x 1 1/8 in; 60.96 cm x 2.8575 cm
Object Name:
flute
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1840-1861
ID Number:
1979.0165.01
Catalog number:
1979.0165.01
Accession number:
1979.0165
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Flutes
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-9ba5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Eisenbrandt 5-Keyed Clarinet

Maker:
Eisenbrandt, Christian Heinrich  Search this
Physical Description:
grenadilla or cocoa wood (overall material)
ivory (overall material)
silver (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 16 in x 2 7/8 in; 40.64 cm x 7.3025 cm
mouthpiece: 3 1/8 in x 1 in; 7.9375 cm x 2.54 cm
barrel: 1 11/16 in x 1 1/4 in; 4.28625 cm x 3.175 cm
upper joint: 5 13/16 in x 1 7/16 in; 14.76375 cm x 3.65125 cm
lower joint: 7 in x 1 3/4 in; 17.78 cm x 4.445 cm
bell: 3 1/2 in x 2 13/16 in; 8.89 cm x 7.14375 cm
Object Name:
clarinet
Place made:
United States: Maryland, Baltimore
Date made:
1829-1831
ID Number:
1985.0900.01
Accession number:
1985.0900
Catalog number:
1985.0900.01
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Clarinets
Music & Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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William Schulze 12-Keyed Flute

Physical Description:
rosewood (overall material)
nickel silver (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 28 in x 1 1/2 in; 71.12 cm x 3.81 cm
Object Name:
flute
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Date made:
1880-1890
Credit Line:
Gift of Rev. Jeffrey Cave in honor of Sarah Hill Cave
ID Number:
1983.0234.02
Accession number:
1983.0234
Catalog number:
1983.0234.02
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Flutes
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Eisenbrandt Double Flageolet

Maker:
Eisenbrandt, Christian Heinrich  Search this
Physical Description:
boxwood (overall material)
ivory (overall material)
nickel silver (overall material)
Measurements:
left pipe: 10 5/8 in x 1 1/8 in; 26.9875 cm x 2.8575 cm
right pipe: 10 5/8 in x 1 1/4 in; 26.9875 cm x 3.175 cm
foot joint: 10 3/4 in x 2 1/2 in; 27.305 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
flageolet
Place made:
United States: Maryland, Baltimore
Date made:
1838-1842
Credit Line:
Gift of Anne Bayly Lloyd Battams
ID Number:
1981.0569.01
Accession number:
1981.0569
Catalog number:
1981.0569.01
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-4917-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Concertina

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
fabric (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall in case: 7 3/8 in x 6 5/8 in x 5 3/8 in; 18.7325 cm x 16.8275 cm x 13.6525 cm
Object Name:
concertina
ID Number:
1990.0539.46
Catalog number:
1990.0539.46
Accession number:
1990.0539
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Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Moutn Organ

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
ivory (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 3/8 in x 3 1/8 in x 2 7/8 in; 3.4925 cm x 7.9375 cm x 7.3025 cm
Object Name:
symphonium
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
ID Number:
1990.0539.47
Catalog number:
1990.0539.47
Accession number:
1990.0539
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Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-d435-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Wheatstone Reeds

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
ivory (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7/8 in x 4 3/4 in x 2 11/16 in; 2.2225 cm x 12.065 cm x 6.82625 cm
Object Name:
reed
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
ID Number:
1990.0539.48
Catalog number:
1990.0539.48
Accession number:
1990.0539
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Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Jew's Harp

Maker:
Whitlow, Fred  Search this
Physical Description:
stainless steel (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3/4 in x 2 in x 3 11/16 in; 1.905 cm x 5.08 cm x 9.36625 cm
Object Name:
jew's harp
Place made:
United States: Florida, Palmetto
Date made:
1991
Credit Line:
Gift of Fred Whitlow
ID Number:
1991.0281.01
Catalog number:
1991.0281.01
Accession number:
1991.0281
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Online Media:

Austin & Dearborn Reed Organ (Melodeon)

Physical Description:
rosewood (overall material)
ivory (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Object Name:
organ (melodeon)
Place made:
United States: New Hampshire, Concord
Date made:
1848-1852
Credit Line:
Gift of Hugo Worch
ID Number:
MI.315723
Catalog number:
315723
Accession number:
58488
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Organs
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-2cbe-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Online Media:

Kasriel Reed Organ (Harmonium)

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
brass (overall material)
ivory (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 9 3/4 in x 20 7/8 in x 10 in; 24.765 cm x 53.0225 cm x 25.4 cm
Object Name:
organ (harmonium)
Place made:
France: Île-de-France, Paris
Credit Line:
Gift of Peter H. Brandt
ID Number:
MI.393724
Catalog number:
393724
Accession number:
209347
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Organs
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-3f8b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Zoerner Guitar

Maker:
Zoerner, Armin  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 37 1/4 in x 11 3/4 in x 3 7/8 in; 94.615 cm x 29.845 cm x 9.8425 cm
Object Name:
guitar
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1896-1898
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. J. Ryan Devereux
ID Number:
MI.312918
Accession number:
64657
Catalog number:
312918
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Guitars
Music & Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-29b5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_605721
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Dupre Walking Stick Flute

Maker:
Dupre, Pierre Paul G.J.  Search this
Physical Description:
cherry (overall material)
brass (overall material)
horn (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 31 3/8 in x 1 1/4 in; 79.6925 cm x 3.175 cm
tip: 6 1/8 in x 7/8 in; 15.5575 cm x 2.2225 cm
Object Name:
flute
Place made:
Belgium: Wallonia, Tournai
Date made:
1820-1850
ID Number:
MI.210799
Accession number:
38138
Catalog number:
210799
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Flutes
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-5a23-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1160894
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