Flyer advertising a concert featuring the New York Jazz Repertory Company

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Created by
New York Jazz Repertory Company, American, founded 1974
Subject of
Armstrong, Louis, American, 1901 - 1971
Joe Newman, American, 1922 - 1992
Erwin, Pee Wee, American, 1913 - 1981
Davis, Mel, American, 1931 - 2004
Nance, Ray, American, 1913 - 1976
Dickenson, Vic, American, 1906 - 1984
Milt Hinton, American, 1910 - 2000
Hyman, Dick, American, born 1927
Carrie Smith, American, 1925 - 2012
Joe Newman, American, 1922 - 1992
Owens, Jimmy, American, born 1943
Wilber, Bob, American, born 1928
Frank Foster, American, 1928 - 2011
Heath, Jimmy, American, born 1926
Billy Taylor, American, 1921 - 2010
Tate, Grady, American, 1932 - 2017
Cheatham, Doc, American, 1905 - 1997
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W (Sheet): 11 × 8 1/2 in. (27.9 × 21.6 cm)
Type
fliers (printed matter)
Place used
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date
1974
Description
A flier advertising a concert of the New York Repertory Company playing the music of Louis Armstrong. The single sheet, one-sided flier is white with black printed text and features a photograph of Louis Armstrong. Across the top is printed [The New York Jazz Repertory Company Plays / THE MUSIC OF / LOUIS ARMSTRONG] followed by a black and white photograph of Armstrong's face with the mouthpiece of a trumpet at his lips and a description of teh concert series. This is followed by [November 8, 1974 at 8:00 P.M. Carnegie Hall November 15, 1974 at 8:00 P.M.]. Below is a list of the performers for each concert and ticket information. The back of the flyer is blank except for text written at the bottom that reads [NOV 15, 1974].
Topic
African American
Instrumentalists (Musicians)
Jazz (Music)
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2015.97.27.275
Restrictions & Rights
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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