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Abstract Expressionistic performance sculpture

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Creator:
Marioni, Tom, 1937-
Type:
Printed Materials
Date:
1969
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
1 exhibition announcement ; 14 x 19 cm.
Summary:
Addressed to Lucy Lippard in New York, N.Y.
Citation:
Abstract Expressionistic performance sculpture, 1969. Lucy R. Lippard papers, 1930s-2010, bulk 1960s-1990. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Use Note:
Current copyright status is undetermined
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)10418
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Lucy R. Lippard papers, 1930s-2010, bulk 1960s-1990
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_10418
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Gil Evans, jazz musician

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Collection Photographer:
Davies, Diana, 1938-
Extent:
1 folder (1 sheet: photographic negatives, black and white, 35 mm)
1 contact sheet (black and white)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1973
Collection Restrictions:
Access by appointment only. Contact the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections at 202-633-7322 or rinzlerarchives@si.edu for additional information.

Permission for the duplication or publication of items in the Diana Davies Photograph Collection must be obtained from the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Please contact the archives staff for further information.
Collection Citation:
Diana Davies photographs, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.DAVIE, File FP-DAVI-BWNE-0575
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Diana Davies photographs
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-davie-ref895

Gil Evans, jazz musician

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Collection Photographer:
Davies, Diana, 1938-
Extent:
1 folder (1 sheet: photographic negatives, black and white, 35 mm)
1 contact sheet (black and white)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1973
Collection Restrictions:
Access by appointment only. Contact the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections at 202-633-7322 or rinzlerarchives@si.edu for additional information.

Permission for the duplication or publication of items in the Diana Davies Photograph Collection must be obtained from the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Please contact the archives staff for further information.
Collection Citation:
Diana Davies photographs, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.DAVIE, File FP-DAVI-BWNE-0576
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Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
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Gil Evans, jazz musician

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Collection Photographer:
Davies, Diana, 1938-
Extent:
1 folder (1 sheet: photographic negatives, black and white, 35 mm)
1 contact sheet (black and white)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1973
Collection Restrictions:
Access by appointment only. Contact the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections at 202-633-7322 or rinzlerarchives@si.edu for additional information.

Permission for the duplication or publication of items in the Diana Davies Photograph Collection must be obtained from the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Please contact the archives staff for further information.
Collection Citation:
Diana Davies photographs, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.DAVIE, File FP-DAVI-BWNE-0577
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Diana Davies photographs
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-davie-ref899

List of jazz musicians who visited Gertrude Abercrombie's home

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Creator:
Abercrombie, Gertrude, 1909-1977
Subject:
Abercrombie, Gertrude
Gillespie, Dizzy
Parker, Charlie
Roach, Max
Rollins, Sonny
Type:
Writings
Date:
circa 1963
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
1 note : handwritten ; 15 x 10 cm.
Summary:
Handwritten list with annotations next to some jazz musicians' names. Artur Schnabel, a classical pianist, is also on this list.
Date based on a date found on another page in the same group of notes.
Citation:
List of jazz musicians who visited Gertrude Abercrombie's home, circa 1963. Gertrude Abercrombie papers, 1880-1986, bulk, 1935-1977. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Use Note:
Current copyright status is undetermined
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
Jazz musicians
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)19573
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Gertrude Abercrombie papers, 1880-1986, bulk, 1935-1977
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_19573
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Jazz

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Artist:
William Sharp, 1900 - 1961
Sitter:
William Henry Smith, Nov 1897 - Apr 1973
Al Block, born 1926
Ed Kane, born 1920
Harold Shachner, born 1920
Francis Joseph Spanier, 1906 - 1967
Medium:
Color lithograph
Dimensions:
Image: 56cm x 33cm (22 1/16" x 13")
Sheet: 66.3cm x 58cm (26 1/8" x 22 13/16")
Culture:
William Henry Smith: American\African American
Harold Shachner: American\African American
Francis Joseph Spanier: American\African American
Type:
Print
Date:
c. 1960
Topic:
Music\Musical instrument\Piano
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses
Equipment\Smoking Implements\Cigar
Music\Musical instrument\Trumpet
Music\Musical instrument\Trombone
Music\Musical instrument\Saxophone
Music\Musical instrument\Drum
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Derby
Music\Musical instrument\Bass
Music\Musical instrument\Flute
Music\Musical instrument\Clarinet
William Henry Smith: Male
William Henry Smith: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Composer
William Henry Smith: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Pianist
William Henry Smith: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Jazz
Al Block: Male
Al Block: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Horn\Saxophonist
Ed Kane: Male
Ed Kane: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Jazz
Ed Kane: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Flutist
Harold Shachner: Male
Harold Shachner: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Bass
Francis Joseph Spanier: Male
Francis Joseph Spanier: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Jazz
Portrait
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Ruth Sharp
Object number:
NPG.90.53
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.90.53

Program critique card for a Jazz at the Philharmonic performance of Flip Phillips and 6 musicians, 1949. [black type on an originally white card]

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Collector:
Frank Schiffman
Physical description:
Ink on paper
1 item, 5" x 8"
Culture:
African Americans
Type:
Two-dimensional graphics
Date:
1949
Summary:
Critique is dated 6/3/49.
Cite as:
Frank Schiffman Apollo Theatre Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Jazz musicians
African American musicians
Local number:
AC0540-0000092.tif (AC Scan No.)
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Frank Schiffman Apollo Theatre Collection
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_289893

Horace Silver at the November 23, 1955 session for "The Jazz Messengers at Cafe Bohemia (Blue Note) [black-and-white photoprint]

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Photographer:
Wolff, Francis 1907?-1971
Donor:
Cuscuna, Michael
Mosaic Images
Subject:
Silver, Horace 1928-2014
Cafe Bohemia
Blue Note Records
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on paper
1 item, 35.5 x 36.0 cm. on paper 20" x 16"
Culture:
African Americans
Type:
Later prints
Photographs
Place:
United States
Date:
1955
1950-2000
1950-1960
Cite as:
Photograph by Francis Wolff, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. Gift of Michael Cuscuna and Mosaic Images
Topic:
Jazz
Jazz musicians
Piano
Local number:
AC1238-0000001 (AC Scan)
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Francis Wolff Jazz Photoprints
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_379679

Booking Cards (A-L)

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Collection (collector).:
Schiffman, Frank, ?-1972
Collection (donor).:
Schiffman, Jack
Container:
Box 5
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. The scrapbooks in Series 5 are in extremely fragile condition. They cannot be made available for use until they are preserved.
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:
Frank Schiffman Apollo Theatre Collection, 1935-1973, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Frank Schiffman Apollo Theatre Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0540-ref49
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Jazz

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Artist:
Joseph Holston, born Washington, DC 1944
Medium:
screenprint
Dimensions:
image: 27 7/8 x 20 in. (70.8 x 50.8 cm) sheet: 35 3/4 x 25 1/8 in. (90.8 x 63.8 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1990
Topic:
Figure male
Ethnic\African-American
Performing arts\music\jazz
Object\musical instrument\saxophone
Object\written matter\newspaper
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Object number:
2014.9.7
Copyright Credit Line:
© 1990, Joseph Holston
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2014.9.7

The Making of a Millennial Jazz Musician: Elijah Jamal Balbed

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Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Thu, 31 Jan 2013 17:21:22 +0000
Blog Post Category:
At the Smithsonian
At the Smithsonian
Blogs
Around the Mall
Topic:
0
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Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_e16b0ac32f66663dca0ce72297435462

Pipa musician Wu Man performs "Kazakh Song"

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Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2013-04-22T17:38:27.000Z
Video Title:
Pipa musician Wu Man performs "Kazakh Song"
Description:
Purchase this recording from Smithsonian Folkways and support our mission as the non-profit record label of the national museum of the United States: http://goo.gl/i8GChN Also available on iTunes, Amazon, Spotify, Rdio and everywhere else... Wu Man performs "Kazakh Song" and discusses her collaborations with Uyghur musicians on the Smithsonian Folkways release Music of Central Asia Vol. 10: Borderlands. In these exuberant recordings, pipa master Wu Man and her Uyghur, Tajik, and Hui collaborators explore connections between the musical worlds of China and Central Asia. Featuring the stirring vocals of Sanubar Tursun and Abdulla Majnun along with newly arranged and composed instrumental pieces, Borderlands is a masterful blending of kindred traditions. 14 tracks, 72 minutes, 48-page color booklet, and photos; DVD contains series introduction, 2 documentary films, interactive glossary, and map. Music of Central Asia is a co-production of the Aga Khan Music Initiative in Central Asia, a program of the Aga Khan Trust for Culture, and the Smithsonian Institution Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage. The aim of the series is to present leading exponents of Central Asia's rich and diverse musical heritage to listeners outside the region. The content and comments posted here are subject to the Smithsonian Institution copyright and privacy policy (www.si.edu/copyright/). Smithsonian reserves the right in its sole discretion to remove any content at any time.
Views:
14,526
Video Duration:
4 min 33 sec
Topic:
Cultural property
Youtube Category:
Education
See more by:
smithsonianfolkways
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianfolkways
Data Source:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_2FobeBHCa2Q

Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra

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Creator:
Long, Eric F. 1954-
Subject:
Schuller, Gunther
Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra
Public Radio International
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 5.97" x 4.44"
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1995
C. 1995
Summary:
Musical director Gunther Schuller conducts members of the Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra in performance on Public Radio International's Jazz Smithsonian.
Cite as:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 02-096, Image #SIA2010-3383
Topic:
Jazz
Local number:
SIA Acc. 02-096 [SIA2010-3383]
Restrictions:
No restrictions All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email OSIAREF@si.edu)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_391022

[George Wein (pianist) at La Grande Parade du Jazz] [black-and-white photoprint], 1984

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Donor:
Myers, Stephanie
Subject:
Wein, George
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on paper
1 item
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1984
1950-2000
1980-1990
Cite as:
Photograph by Stephanie Myers, 1984. From Stephanie Myers Jazz Photographs, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. Gift of the artist
Topic:
Jazz
Musicians
Pianists
Local number:
AC0887-0000001.tif (AC Scan No.)
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Stephanie Myers Jazz Photographs, 1984-1987
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_283918

Jazz, Blues and Salsa Musicians

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Collection Photographer:
Davies, Diana, 1938-
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1973-1995, undated
Collection Restrictions:
Access by appointment only. Contact the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections at 202-633-7322 or rinzlerarchives@si.edu for additional information.

Permission for the duplication or publication of items in the Diana Davies Photograph Collection must be obtained from the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Please contact the archives staff for further information.
Collection Citation:
Diana Davies photographs, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.DAVIE, Series 9
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Diana Davies photographs
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-davie-ref691

Ron Carter at Sam Rivers's May 21, 1965 session for "Contours" (Blue Note) at the Van Gelder studio, New Jersey [black-and-white photoprint]

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Photographer:
Wolff, Francis 1907?-1971
Donor:
Cuscuna, Michael
Mosaic Images
Subject:
Carter, Ron 1937-
Blue Note Records
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on paper
1 item, 36.5 x 36.0 cm. on paper 20" x 16"
Culture:
African Americans
Type:
Later prints
Photographs
Place:
United States
Date:
1965
1950-2000
1950-1960
Cite as:
Photograph by Francis Wolff, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. Gift of Michael Cuscuna and Mosaic Images
Topic:
Jazz
Jazz musicians
Local number:
AC1238-0000001 (AC Scan)
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Francis Wolff Jazz Photoprints
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_379668

Seated Musician

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Medium:
Pigment on stucco
Dimensions:
H x W: 38.2 x 36.2 cm (15 1/16 x 14 1/4 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Xinjiang province, China
Date:
600-800
Period:
Tang dynasty
Former owner:
Dr. Arthur M. Sackler (1913-1987)
Topic:
Tang dynasty (618 - 907)
music
pipa
China
musician
Chinese Art
WWII-era provenance
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.265
Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S1987.265

Jazz at the Philharmonic [in Japan], [single-sheet undated program]

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Collector:
Carter, Benny 1907-2003
Physical description:
Ink on paper
1 item, 6" x 8-1/2"
Type:
Concert programs
Date:
1950
1983
Summary:
Prnted in red, black and white.
Cite as:
Benny Carter Collection, 1928 - 2000, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Music--Performance
Jazz musicians
African American musicians
Local number:
AC0757-0000009.tif (AC Scan No.)
See more items in:
Benny Carter Collection, 1928 - 2000
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_289804

[Program for Norman Granz's Jazz at the Philharmonic : 1949.]

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Collector:
Fitzgerald, Ella
Physical description:
Ink on paper
1 item, 10-3/4" x 17"
Culture:
African Americans
Type:
Photographs
Concert programs
Date:
1949
1940-1950
Summary:
Program notes are surrounded by a montage of performance photographs.
Cite as:
Ella Fitzgerald Papers, ca. 1935-1996, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Jazz musicians
African American musicians
Local number:
AC0584-0000055.tif (AC Scan No.)
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Ella Fitzgerald Papers, ca. 1935-1996
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_289748

Alfred Lion and Thelonious Monk at Monk's May 30, 1952 session for "Genius of Modern Music" (Blue Note) at WOR Studios, New York City [black-and-white photoprint]

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Photographer:
Wolff, Francis 1907?-1971
Donor:
Cuscuna, Michael
Mosaic Images
Subject:
Lion, Alfred
Monk, Thelonious
Blue Note Records
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on paper
1 item, 36.5 x 36.0 cm. on paper 20" x 16"
Culture:
African Americans
Type:
Later prints
Photographs
Place:
United States
Date:
1952
1950-2000
1950-1960
Cite as:
Photograph by Francis Wolff, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. Gift of Michael Cuscuna and Mosaic Images
Topic:
Jazz
Jazz musicians
Local number:
AC1238-0000001 (AC Scan)
See more items in:
Francis Wolff Jazz Photoprints
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_379678

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