Showing 48 results

Archival Description
Only top-level descriptions
Print preview View:

Albert Vincent Glenn Arrangements

  • US.INSON Mss 038
  • Collection
  • 1911 - 1941

The collection consists of approximately 85 commercial and original arrangements used by the Hotel Van Ness Orchestra, led by Albert “Al Getchie” Glenn, as well as some miscellaneous sheet music and a photograph of the orchestra.

Glenn, Albert "Al" Vincent

Andre Kostelanetz Collection

  • US.INSON A2011-014
  • Collection
  • 1965

1 abstract still life painting, 24" x 28", signed by the artist, Harold Arlen, composer for the classic film The Wizard of Oz. Yellow background, green vase, multicolored flowers; oil on canvas.

Arlen, Harold, 1905 - 1986

Andre Kostelanetz Radio Broadcast Collection

  • US.INSON Mss 015
  • Collection
  • 1932 - 1946

Approximately 30 compact disc recordings of Andre Kostelanetz's CBS radio broadcasts from 1932 to 1949.

Kostelanetz, Andre

Audio/Visual Collection

  • US.INSON Mss 022
  • Collection
  • 1980s-present

This is an artificial collection that is comprised of all donations of CDs and DVDs.Sound recordings include: original cast recordings of Broadway musicals and Hollywood movie musicals, including foreign language albums; albums recorded by Songboo...

Bill McAnany 78 Collection

  • US.INSON A2012-024
  • Collection
  • 1940 - 1949

78rpm recordings in original albums, includes Tommy Dorsey, Nelson Eddy, Glenn Miller, etc.

McAnany, Bill

Bing Crosby Arrangements

  • US.INSON Mss 057
  • Collection
  • ca. 1970s

The collection consists of 10 band arrangements used by Bing Crosby in the early 1970s near the end of his career, and one photo of the singer.

Bob Kennedy Printed Music Collection

  • US.INSON Mss 011
  • Collection
  • 1900 - 1967

Approximately 1,600 pieces of sheet music, orchestral arrangements, and other documents related to the performances and career of Bob Kennedy.

Kennedy, Bob

Book Collection

  • US.INSON Mss 004
  • Collection
  • 1890-present

This is an artificial collection that is comprised of all donations of books. Subjects include: analysis and criticism of the Great American Songbook; biographies and autobiographies of the Songbook's composers, lyricists, and performers; the...

Didier Deutsch LP Collection

  • US.INSON A2011-020
  • Collection
  • 1950 - 2010

Foreign language and cast recordings from the personal collection of record producer Didier Deutsch.

Donald Kahn Papers

  • US.INSON Mss 044
  • Collection
  • 1930 - 2007

The collection consists of sheet music, manuscripts, correspondence, and other material documenting the career of Donald Kahn.

Kahn, Donald

Dorothy May Sheet Music Collection

  • US.INSON A2012-044
  • Collection
  • 1902 - 2012

The collection consists of a plastic sleeve of sheet music and correspondence regarding small family concerts held in her hometown in the 1930s.

May, Dorothy

Dr. Donald Wilson 78 Collection

  • US.INSON A2012-027
  • Collection
  • 1920 - 1959

Collection of 78 recordings in paper sleeves and 4 albums of classical recordings

Wilson, Donald

Frankie Randall Arrangements

  • US.INSON Mss 045
  • Collection
  • 1930 - 1960

Approximately 600 arrangements originally belonging to singer Frankie Randall.

Randall, Frankie

Geoffrey Brown 78 Collection

  • US.INSON A2012-012
  • Collection
  • 1930 - 1949

17 blues and swing 78rpm recordings

Brown, Geoffrey

Gerry LaFollette 78 Collection

  • US.INSON A2011-024
  • Collection
  • 1940 - 1955

100's of popular recordings in 78 format, many in original albums, some loose.

Jolson, Al, 1886 - 1950

Graduate Student Papers

  • US.INSON Mss 055
  • Collection
  • 2014-present

This collection contains papers written by graduate students on topics related to the Great American Songbook.

Gus Kahn Collection

  • US.INSON Mss 001
  • Collection
  • 1909 - 2007

The collection consists of scrapbooks, photos, sheet music, manuscripts, and other material documenting the personal and professional life of popular music lyricist Gus Kahn who collaboratedon many of the most enduring hits of the 20th-century inc...

Kahn, Gus

Results 1 to 20 of 48