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Accession 04-091,  Smithsonian Press/Smithsonian Productions,  Productions, 1993-1997

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: Smithsonian Press/Smithsonian Productions
Title: Productions
Dates: 1993-1997
Quantity: 45 cu. ft. (45 record storage boxes)
Collection: Accession 04-091
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession consists of original audiotape recordings, on 2 inch reels, documenting the production of Jazz Smithsonian: a concert series, hosted by Lena Horne, which featured the Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra performing classic American jazz of the 1920s through 1950s, and included stories of acclaimed composers and performers. The series was recorded by Radio Smithsonian and later edited for broadcast on local public radio stations nationwide and internationally.

Descriptive Entry

This accession consists of original audiotape recordings, on 2 inch reels, documenting the production of Jazz Smithsonian: a concert series, hosted by Lena Horne, which featured the Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra performing classic American jazz of the 1920s through 1950s, and included stories of acclaimed composers and performers. The series was recorded by Radio Smithsonian and later edited for broadcast on local public radio stations nationwide, and internationally.

Access Restriction

Special restrictions on use of these materials may apply. Listening copies are not currently available, but can be made for a fee, Transferring office; 4/10/2002 memorandum, Peters to SIA; Contact reference staff for details.

This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.

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Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection

Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 04-091, Smithsonian Press/Smithsonian Productions, Productions

Container List

Box 1

A Tribute to Duke Ellington and Billy Strayhorn (JSOR930234), Reel 1, 5/7/1993

Box 1 of 45

A Tribute to Duke Ellington and Billy Strayhorn (JSOR930235), Reel 2, 5/7/1993

Box 1 of 45

A Tribute to Duke Ellington and Billy Strayhorn (JSOR930236), Reel 3, 5/7/1993

Box 1 of 45

Box 2

A Tribute to Duke Ellington and Billy Strayhorn (JSOR930237), Reel 4, 5/7/1993

Box 2 of 45

A Tribute to Duke Ellington and Billy Strayhorn (JSOR930208), Reel 5, 5/8/1993

Box 2 of 45

A Tribute to Duke Ellington and Billy Strayhorn (JSOR930222), Reel 1, 5/9/1993

Box 2 of 45

Box 3

A Tribute to Duke Ellington and Billy Strayhorn (JSOR930221), Reel 2, 5/9/1993

Box 3 of 45

Music of Ellington, Shaw, Jordan, & Count Basie (JSOR930226), Reel 1, 6/12/1993

Box 3 of 45

Music of Ellington, Shaw, Jordan, & Count Basie (JSOR930225), Reel 2, 6/12/1993

Box 3 of 45

Box 4

Music of Ellington, Shaw, Jordan, & Count Basie (JSOR930223), Reel 3, 6/12/1993

Box 4 of 45

Music of Ellington, Shaw, Jordan, & Count Basie (JSOR930224), Reel 4, 6/12/1993

Box 4 of 45

Music of Ellington, Shaw, Jordan, & Count Basie (JSOR930212), Reel 1, 6/13/1993

Box 4 of 45

Box 5

Music of Ellington, Shaw, Jordan, & Count Basie (JSOR930213), Reel 2, 6/13/1993

Box 5 of 45

Music of Ellington, Shaw, Jordan, & Count Basie (JSOR930205), Reel 3, 6/13/1993

Box 5 of 45

Music of Ellington, Shaw, Jordan, & Count Basie (JSOR930204), Reel 4, 6/13/1993

Box 5 of 45

Box 6

Music of Ellington, Redman, Hines, and Hampton (JSOR930229), Reel 1, 7/3/1993

Box 6 of 45

Music of Ellington, Redman, Hines, and Hampton (JSOR930230), Reel 2, 7/3/1993

Box 6 of 45

Music of Ellington, Redman, Hines, and Hampton (JSOR930232), Reel 3, 7/3/1993

Box 6 of 45

Box 7

Music of Ellington, Redman, Hines, and Hampton (JSOR930233), Reel 4, 7/3-4/1993

Box 7 of 45

Music of Ellington, Redman, Hines, and Hampton (JSOR930227), Reel 5, 7/4/1993

Box 7 of 45

Music of Ellington, Redman, Hines, and Hampton (JSOR930228), Reel 6, 7/4/1993

Box 7 of 45

Box 8

Music of Ellington, Redman, Hines, and Hampton (JSOR930231), Reel 7, 7/4/1993

Box 8 of 45

Carmichael Auditorium [?] (JSOR930209), Reel 6, 7/8/1993

Box 8 of 45

Music of Duke Ellington and Dizzy Gillespie (JSOR930238), Reel 1, 7/31/1993

Box 8 of 45

Box 9

Music of Duke Ellington and Dizzy Gillespie (JSOR930239), Reel 2, 7/31/1993

Box 9 of 45

Music of Duke Ellington and Dizzy Gillespie (JSOR930219), Reel 3, 7/31/1993

Box 9 of 45

Music of Duke Ellington and Dizzy Gillespie (JSOR930220), Reel 4, 7/31/1993

Box 9 of 45

Box 10

Music of Duke Ellington and Dizzy Gillespie (JSOR930200), Reel 5, 8/1/1993

Box 10 of 45

Music of Duke Ellington and Dizzy Gillespie (JSOR930201), Reel 6, 8/1/1993

Box 10 of 45

Music of Duke Ellington and Dizzy Gillespie (JSOR930202), Reel 7, 8/1/1993

Box 10 of 45

Box 11

Music of Duke Ellington and Dizzy Gillespie (JSOR930203), Reel 8, 8/1/1993

Box 11 of 45

Music of Ellington, Dorsey, James, and McIntyre (JSOR930206), Reel 1, 8/28/1993

Box 11 of 45

Music of Ellington, Dorsey, James, and McIntyre (JSOR930207), Reel 2, 8/28/1993

Box 11 of 45

Box 12

Music of Ellington, Dorsey, James, and McIntyre (JSOR930214), Reel 1, 8/28/1993

Box 12 of 45

Music of Ellington, Dorsey, James, and McIntyre (JSOR930215), Reel 2, 8/28/1993

Box 12 of 45

Music of Ellington, Dorsey, James, and McIntyre (JSOR930216), Reel 3, 8/28/1993

Box 12 of 45

Box 13

Music of Ellington, Dorsey, James, and McIntyre (JSOR930217), Reel 1, 8/29/1993

Box 13 of 45

Music of Ellington, Dorsey, James, and McIntyre (JSOR930218), Reel 2, 8/29/1993

Box 13 of 45

Music of Ellington, Dorsey, James, and McIntyre (JSOR930210), Reel 1, 8/29/1993

Box 13 of 45

Box 14

Music of Ellington, Dorsey, James, and McIntyre (JSOR930211), Reel 2, 8/29/1993

Box 14 of 45

Territory Bands "Plus" (JMO6189401), Reel 1, 6/18/1994

Box 14 of 45

Territory Bands "Plus" (JMO6189402), Reel 2, 6/18/1994

Box 14 of 45

Box 15

Territory Bands "Plus" (JMO6189404), Reel 4, 6/18/1994

Box 15 of 45

Territory Bands "Plus" (JMO6199401), Reel 1, 6/19/1994

Box 15 of 45

Territory Bands "Plus" (JMO6199402), Reel 2, 6/19/1994

Box 15 of 45

Box 16

Territory Bands "Plus" (JMO6199403), Reel 3, 6/19/1994

Box 16 of 45

Territory Bands "Plus" (JMO6199404), Reel 4, 6/19/1994

Box 16 of 45

Territory Bands "Plus" (JMO6199405), Reel 5, 6/19/1994

Box 16 of 45

Box 17

Music of Shaw, Thornhill, and Kenton (JMO6249401), Reel 1, 6/24/1994

Box 17 of 45

Music of Shaw, Thornhill, and Kenton (JMO6249402), Reel 2, 6/24/1994

Box 17 of 45

Music of Shaw, Thornhill, and Kenton (JMO6249403), Reel 3, 6/24-25/1994

Box 17 of 45

Box 18

Music of Shaw, Thornhill, and Kenton (JMO6259404), Reel 4, 6/25/1994

Box 18 of 45

Music of Shaw, Thornhill, and Kenton (JMO6259405), Reel 5, 6/25/1994

Box 18 of 45

Music of Shaw, Thornhill, and Kenton (JMO6259406), Reel 6, 6/25/1994

Box 18 of 45

Box 19

Music of Shaw, Thornhill, and Kenton (JMO6259407), Reel 7, 6/25-26/1994

Box 19 of 45

Music of Shaw, Thornhill, and Kenton [?] (JMO6269408), Reel 8, 6/26/1994

Box 19 of 45

Music of Shaw, Thornhill, and Kenton [?] (JMO6269409), Reel 9, 6/26/1994

Box 19 of 45

Box 20

Music of Stan Kenton and Duke Ellington (JMO7309401), Reel 1, 7/30/1994

Box 20 of 45