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Don Brown Collection of Duke Ellington Recordings

Creator:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Brown, Don, 1923-1985  Search this
Extent:
39 Boxes
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Audiotapes
Sound recordings
Audiocassettes
Test pressings
Date:
1925-1973.
Scope and Contents note:
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.
Arrangement:
1 series.
Biographical/Historical note:
Disc jockey, musician, owner of a record store, published a newsletter called Record Finder 1956-1977.
Provenance:
The collection was purchased from Brown's widow Darlene Brown in 1992.
Restrictions:
Collection open for research.
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.
Topic:
Radio broadcasts  Search this
Jazz  Search this
Television broadcasting of music  Search this
Concerts  Search this
Genre/Form:
Audiotapes -- Open reel
Sound recordings -- Phonograph records -- Discs
Audiocassettes
Test pressings
Citation:
Don Brown Collection of Duke Ellington Recordings, 1925-1973, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0472
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Don Brown Collection of Duke Ellington Recordings
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0472

Some liked it hot : jazz women in film and television, 1928-1959 / Kristin A. McGee

Author:
McGee, Kristin A  Search this
Physical description:
xv, 316 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
United States
Date:
2009
©2009
20th century
Topic:
Women jazz musicians in motion pictures  Search this
Big bands in motion pictures  Search this
Jazz in motion pictures  Search this
Motion pictures--History  Search this
Television broadcasting of music  Search this
Variety shows (Television programs)  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1110771

Dancing to the rhythm of Léopoldville : nostalgia, urban critique and generational difference in Kinshasa's TV music shows / Katrien Pype

Author:
Pype, Katrien  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Kinshasa
Date:
2017
Topic:
Television broadcasting of music  Search this
Dance music  Search this
Dance  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Old people  Search this
Call number:
PL8000.A1 A253
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1110431

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