Program for Norman Granz' Jazz at the Philharmonic

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Subject of
Granz, Norman, 1918 - 2001
Signed by
Brown, Lawrence, American, 1907 - 1988
Gonsalves, Paul, American, 1920 - 1974
Herbie Jones, American, 1926 - 2001
Mercer Ellington, American, 1919 - 1996
Anderson, William Alonzo, American, 1916 - 1981
Hayes, Louis, American, born 1937
Oscar Peterson, Canadian, 1925 - 2007
Terry, Clark, American, born 1920
Sims, John Haley, American, 1925 - 1985
Woodyard, Sam, American, 1925 - 1988
Jones, Sam, American, 1924 - 1981
Hayes, Louis, American, born 1937
Hawkins, Coleman, American, 1904 - 1969
Bob Cranshaw, American, born 1932
Jimmy Jones, American, 1918 - 1982
Carter, Benny, American, 1907 - 2003
Subject of
Ellington, Duke, American, 1899 - 1974
Fitzgerald, Ella, American, 1917 - 1996
Medium
ink on paper, cardboard, metal
Dimensions
closed: 14 × 11 1/8 × 1/8 in. (35.6 × 28.3 × 0.3 cm)
open: 14 × 22 1/4 × 1/8 in. (35.6 × 56.5 × 0.3 cm)
Type
programs
Place used
United States, North and Central America
Date
1967
Description
A paperback program for Jazz at the Philharmonic. Front cover is an abstract depiction of a figure in red playing a trumpet, with [NORMAN GRANZ'] coming out of the bell of the trumpet, with an abstract depiction of a building in green in the background, with [JAZZ / AT THE / PHILHARMONIC] in black aligned to the right at the center. There is an oval orange sticker reading [DO NOT REMOVE / FROM THIS / WAITING ROOM] in black type in the bottom right corner of the front cover. Twelve (12) interior pages, off-white or various colors, with black type, with black-and-white images and depictions throughout. Interior pages have images and articles about Ella Fitzergerald, Duke Ellington, Oscar Peterson, Coleman Hawkins, Benny Carter, Clark Terry, Zoot Sims, and Norman Granz. It also includes images, many of them autographed, of Lawrence Brown, Paul Gonsalves, Herbie Jones, Mercer Ellington, Cat Anderson, Louis Hayes, Sam Jones, Sam Woodyard, Bob Cranshaw, Jimmy Jones; and signatures of Lawrence Brown, Paul Gonsalves, Herbie Jones, Mercer Ellington, Cat Anderson, Louis Hayes, Oscar Peterson, Sam Jones, Coleman Hawkins, Sam Woodyard, Bob Cranshaw, Jimmy Jones, Benny Carter, Clark Terry, and Zoot Sims. Back cover is blank.
Topic
African American
Composers (Musicians)
Instrumentalists (Musicians)
Jazz (Music)
Singers (Musicians)
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Paxton and Rachel Baker
Object number
2014.3.18
Restrictions & Rights
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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