US.INSON Mss 010
Name and location of repository
Will Friedwald Sound Recording Collection
- 1935 - 2010 (Publicatie)
90 linear feet; 59 boxes
Naam van de archiefvormer
Will Friedwald is an American author as well as jazz and cabaret critic. He has authored nine books and nearly five hundred liner notes for compact discs, for which he has received eight Grammy nominations. He has written for newspapers and magazines include Wall Street Journal, New York Times, New York Sun, The Village Voice, Vanity Fair, BBC Music Magazine, and Oxford American, among other publications.
Content and structure elements
Bereik en inhoud
The collection consists of 3,500+ LP recordings, 78 rpm recordings, video discs and radio transcription discs. The LP collection includes Broadway cast recordings, jazz, blue, swing, Western swing, and novelty albums.
The LP collection has been cataloged using the Library of Congress classification system. Catalog records for these LPs can be found in our LibraryWorld catalog (link can be found on homepage).
Conditions of access and use elements
Voorwaarden voor raadpleging
All material is open to the public without restriction. Copyright laws of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) govern the making of photocopies or other reproductions.
Voorwaarden voor reproductie
The copyright interests in this collection have not been transferred to the Great American Songbook Foundation. Music written prior to 1923 is in the public domain. For more information, please consult the staff of the Library & Archives.
Languages of the material
Scripts of the material
Taal en schrift aantekeningen
The attached finding aid represents the original order of the collection as received. As the published items are cataloged, they are filed as part of the Foundation’s library collections and will no longer be found in the box numbers listed in the inventory.
Uploaded finding aid
Acquisition and appraisal elements
Directe bron van verwerving
Received from Will Friedwald in New York City on July 21, 2010.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information
Related materials elements
Bestaan en verblifplaats van originelen
Bestaan en verblijfplaats van kopieën
Related archival materials
- Processing information: Processing and cataloging ongoing.
- Citation: Will Friedwald Collection, The Great American Songbook Foundation.
Description control element
Regels of conventies
Aantekeningen van de archivaris
AtoM description created by Ashlee James, November 2017.