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Ellington Orchestra Music Stand

User:
Duke Ellington Orchestra  Search this
Manufacturer:
Humes & Berg Manufacturing Co., Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
masonite (overall material)
paint (overall material)
steel (overall material)
Measurements:
overall (folded): 23 1/2 in x 25 in x 1 3/4 in; 59.69 cm x 63.5 cm x 4.445 cm
overall (standing): 23 3/4 in x 24 7/8 in x 16 3/4 in; 60.325 cm x 63.1825 cm x 42.545 cm
Object Name:
music stand
Place made:
United States: Indiana, East Chicago
Manufacturing date:
early 1960s
Credit Line:
Gift of Frank M. Malfitano
ID Number:
2016.0137.03
Accession number:
2016.0137
Catalog number:
2016.0137.03
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-2889-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1829772

Latin Boiz Black Denim Jacket

Physical Description:
denim (overall material)
vinyl (overall material)
thread (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 in x 26 1/4 in x 34 1/4 in; 7.62 cm x 66.675 cm x 86.995 cm
overall, minimum (shipping, storage, or collapsed): 32 in x 29 in; 81.28 cm x 73.66 cm
overall, maximum (exhibit or expanded): 32 in x 70 in; 81.28 cm x 177.8 cm
overall, mounted: 31 in x 25 in x 14 1/2 in; 78.74 cm x 63.5 cm x 36.83 cm
Object Name:
jacket
Date made:
ca 1995 - 1999
Subject:
Hip-Hop  Search this
Latino  Search this
Music  Search this
Credit Line:
Porfirio Piña and Pavel De Jesus
ID Number:
2014.0082.01
Catalog number:
2014.0082.01
Accession number:
2014.0082
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-1942-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1695312
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saxhorn, soprano

Object Name:
Saxhorn, Soprano
ID Number:
MI.072815A
Accession number:
12809
Catalog number:
72815A
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-f403-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1160860

Guitar Strings Box Lid

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
cloth (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 in x 3 1/4 in; 2.54 cm x 8.255 cm
Object Name:
box lid
Date made:
1878 - 1882
ID Number:
MI.055764
Catalog number:
55764
Accession number:
11535
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-6fee-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1802841
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Music Wrapper

Physical Description:
canvas (overall material)
pasteboard (overall material)
leather (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 13 7/8 in x 2 5/8 in; 35.2425 cm x 6.6675 cm
Object Name:
wrapper, music
holder, music
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1878 - 1882
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Howard Foote
ID Number:
MI.055761
Catalog number:
55761
Accession number:
11535
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-7cbb-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1851282
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EWV-2000 Sound Module, used by Miles Davis

User:
Davis, Miles  Search this
Manufacturer:
AKAI Electric Co., Ltd.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 in x 19 in x 7 1/2 in; 12.7 cm x 48.26 cm x 19.05 cm
overall: 4 in x 19 in x 7 7/8 in; 10.16 cm x 48.26 cm x 20.0025 cm
Object Name:
synthesizer
Place made:
Japan
Subject:
Jazz  Search this
Credit Line:
Miles Davis Properties
ID Number:
2006.0049.03
Accession number:
2006.0049
Serial number:
20825-00123
Catalog number:
2006.0049.03
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-ed5f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1304665
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AKAI EVI1000 Electronic Valve Instrument, used by Miles Davis

User:
Davis, Miles  Search this
Manufacturer:
AKAI Electric Co., Ltd.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 17 in x 3 in x 3 1/2 in; 43.18 cm x 7.62 cm x 8.89 cm
overall: 17 in x 3 in x 3 1/2 in; 43.18 cm x 7.62 cm x 8.89 cm
Object Name:
wind instrument
Place made:
Japan
Subject:
Jazz  Search this
Credit Line:
Miles Davis Properties
ID Number:
2006.0049.04
Accession number:
2006.0049
Catalog number:
2006.0049.04
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-ed60-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1304666
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Memory Moog, used by Herbie Hancock

User:
Hancock, Herbie  Search this
Manufacturer:
Memory Moog  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
synthesizer: 6 in x 40 in x 17 3/8 in; 15.24 cm x 101.6 cm x 44.1325 cm
pedal: 2 5/8 in x 19 5/8 in x 6 in; 6.6675 cm x 49.8475 cm x 15.24 cm
Object Name:
synthesizer
Date made:
ca. 1983
Related Publication:
Herbie Hancock and the Rockit Band
Credit Line:
Gift of Herbie Hancock
ID Number:
2004.0055.01
Accession number:
2004.0055
Catalog number:
2004.0055.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-6007-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1255577

Fairlight CMI Synthesizer, used by Herbie Hancock

User:
Hancock, Herbie  Search this
Manufacturer:
Fairlight  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
keyboard: 3 3/8 in x 47 1/2 in x 17 1/8 in; 8.5725 cm x 120.65 cm x 43.4975 cm
synthesizer: 2 3/4 in x 16 3/8 in x 6 5/8 in; 6.985 cm x 41.5925 cm x 16.8275 cm
monitor: 13 3/8 in x 18 1/4 in x 14 5/8 in; 33.9725 cm x 46.355 cm x 37.1475 cm
Object Name:
synthesizer
Date made:
ca 1982
ca. 1980
ca. 1983
Credit Line:
Gift of Herbie Hancock
ID Number:
2004.0055.02
Accession number:
2004.0055
Catalog number:
2004.0055.02
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-6114-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1255578
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Yamaha KX1 Synthesizer, used by Herbie Hancock

User:
Hancock, Herbie  Search this
Manufacturer:
Yamaha Corporation  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 11 cm x 125.5 cm x 25 cm; 4 5/16 in x 49 7/16 in x 9 13/16 in
Object Name:
Synthesizer
Place made:
Japan: Shizuoka, Hamamatsu
Date made:
ca. 1983
Credit Line:
Gift of Herbie Hancock
ID Number:
2004.0055.03
Accession number:
2004.0055
Catalog number:
2004.0055.03
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Exhibition:
Sounding American Music
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-6008-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1255579

Shure Professional Uniderectional Head Microphone, used by Herbie Hancock

User:
Hancock, Herbie  Search this
Manufacturer:
Shure  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 15 cm x 20 cm x 21.5 cm; 5 7/8 in x 7 7/8 in x 8 7/16 in
Object Name:
Microphone
Date made:
ca. 1983
ID Number:
2004.0055.04
Accession number:
2004.0055
Catalog number:
2004.0055.04
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-6009-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1255580

Yamaha KX1 case, used by Herbie Hancock

Measurements:
overall: 13 1/2 in x 52 1/4 in x 5 1/2 in; 34.29 cm x 132.715 cm x 13.97 cm
Object Name:
case
ID Number:
2004.0055.03.01
Catalog number:
2004.0055.03.01
Accession number:
2004.0055
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-a030-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1800920
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Synthesizer case

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
adhesive (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 11 1/2 in x 44 1/2 in x 28 1/4 in; 29.21 cm x 113.03 cm x 71.755 cm
Object Name:
case
Credit Line:
Gift of Herbie Hancock
ID Number:
2004.0055.01.01
Catalog number:
2004.0055.01.01
Accession number:
2004.0055
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-b22c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1800973

Stradivari Violin: "The Greffuhle"

Maker:
Stradivari, Antonio  Search this
Physical Description:
spruce (overall material)
maple (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 23 7/8 in x 8 1/8 in x 4 in; 60.6425 cm x 20.6375 cm x 10.16 cm
Object Name:
violin
Place Made:
Italy: Lombardy, Cremona
Date made:
ca 1700
Related Publication:
Shinichi Yokoyama. The Decorated Instruments of Antonio Stradivari
Schubert, Franz. Franz Schubert: Quintet in C Major D. 956, Rondo in A Major D. 438
Auguste Franchomme & Frédéric Chopin. Franchomme & Chopin: Grand Duo Concertant; Caprices Op. 7, Nos. 2, 4, & 7; Two Nocturnes; Grande Valse, Op. 34.
Louis Spohr Octets, Sextet, Quintet
Felix Mendelssohn and Neils Gade. Mendelssohn & Gade: String Octet in E-flat Major, Op. 20; String Octet in F Major, Op. 17.
Georges Onslow. Georges Onslow: String Quintets Opp. 38, 39 & 40.
Luigi Boccherini. Boccherini: String Quintets, op.11, Nos. 4-6
Friedrich Dotzauer. Dotzauer: Quintet in D Minor, Op. 134; Six Pieces for 3 Violoncelli, Op. 104; Three Etudes for Violoncello Solo; Quartet for Violoncello Obbligato, 2 Violins, and Viola, Op. 64
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: The Complete String Quartets
National Museum of American History. Treasures of American History online exhibition
Related Web Publication:
http://americanhistory.si.edu/treasures
Credit Line:
Gift of Evelyn and Dr. Herbert R. Axelrod
ID Number:
2000.0013.01
Accession number:
2000.0013
Catalog number:
2000.0013.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-6469-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_739714
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Stradivari Violin: "The Ole Bull"

Maker:
Stradivari, Antonio  Search this
Physical Description:
spruce (overall material)
maple (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 23 5/8 in x 8 1/4 in x 3 7/8 in; 60.0075 cm x 20.955 cm x 9.8425 cm
Object Name:
violin
Place Made:
Italy: Lombardy, Cremona
Date made:
1687
Related Publication:
Luigi Boccherini. Boccherini: String Quintets, op.11, Nos. 4-6
Friedrich Dotzauer. Dotzauer: Quintet in D Minor, Op. 134; Six Pieces for 3 Violoncelli, Op. 104; Three Etudes for Violoncello Solo; Quartet for Violoncello Obbligato, 2 Violins, and Viola, Op. 64
Auguste Franchomme & Frédéric Chopin. Franchomme & Chopin: Grand Duo Concertant; Caprices Op. 7, Nos. 2, 4, & 7; Two Nocturnes; Grande Valse, Op. 34.
Felix Mendelssohn and Neils Gade. Mendelssohn & Gade: String Octet in E-flat Major, Op. 20; String Octet in F Major, Op. 17.
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: The Complete String Quartets
Georges Onslow. Georges Onslow: String Quintets Opp. 38, 39 & 40.
Shinichi Yokoyama. The Decorated Instruments of Antonio Stradivari
Schubert, Franz. Franz Schubert: Quintet in C Major D. 956, Rondo in A Major D. 438
Louis Spohr: Octet in D Minor, Op. 65; Sextet in C Major, Op. 140, Quintet in G Major, Op. 33, No. 2.
Credit Line:
Gift of Evelyn and Dr. Herbert R. Axelrod
ID Number:
2000.0013.02
Accession number:
2000.0013
Catalog number:
2000.0013.02
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-64ef-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_739715

Stradivari Viola: "The Axelrod"

Maker:
Stradivari, Antonio  Search this
Physical Description:
pine (overall material)
maple (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 28 3/8 in x 10 in x 4 5/8 in; 72.0725 cm x 25.4 cm x 11.7475 cm
Object Name:
viola
Place made:
Italy: Lombardy, Cremona
Date made:
1695
Credit Line:
Gift of Evelyn and Dr. Herbert R. Axelrod
ID Number:
2000.0013.03
Accession number:
2000.0013
Catalog number:
2000.0013.03
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-6485-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_739716
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Stradivari Violoncello: "The Marylebon"

Maker:
Stradivari, Antonio  Search this
Physical Description:
spruce (overall material)
maple (overall material)
Measurements:
overall -excludes tailpin: 48 in x 17 1/8 in x 9 3/4 in; 121.92 cm x 43.4975 cm x 24.765 cm
Object Name:
cello
Place made:
Italy: Lombardy, Cremona
Date made:
1688
Credit Line:
Gift of Evelyn and Dr. Herbert R. Axelrod
ID Number:
2000.0013.04
Accession number:
2000.0013
Catalog number:
2000.0013.04
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-6486-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_739717
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Trumpet Straight Mute, used by Alfredo "Chocolate" Armenteros

Physical Description:
aluminum (overall material)
cork (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 in x 3 1/2 in; 15.24 cm x 8.89 cm
Object Name:
mute
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Credit Line:
Gift of Alfredo Armenteros
ID Number:
2017.0214.14
Accession number:
2017.0214
Catalog number:
2017.0214.14
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-1743-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1894640

Trumpet Straight Mute, used by Pedro Knight

Physical Description:
fiberboard (overall material)
cork (overall material)
stone (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 1/2 in x 3 1/2 in; 16.51 cm x 8.89 cm
Object Name:
mute
Place made:
United States: Ohio, Cleveland
Manufacturing date:
1950s
Credit Line:
Gift of Celia Cruz Estate courtesy of the Celia Cruz Legacy Project
ID Number:
2016.0033.02
Accession number:
2016.0033
Catalog number:
2016.0033.02
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng4eca15f39-68bb-4b35-91b4-bd315a7457ca
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_2015596

Trumpet Staright Mute, used by Pedro Knight

Physical Description:
aluminum (overall material)
cork (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 in x 2 1/2 in; 17.78 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
mute
Place made:
United States
Manufacturing date:
1950s
Credit Line:
Gift of Celia Cruz Estate courtesy of the Celia Cruz Legacy Project
ID Number:
2016.0033.03
Accession number:
2016.0033
Catalog number:
2016.0033.03
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng4c804454f-3c56-462d-a330-3ca74f09ee15
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_2015598

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