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Donald Bacon papers, 1970-1997

 Collection
Identifier: BCA-002
Scope and Contents The Donald Bacon papers represent the work of a journalist and photographer who documented the jazz scene in New England over an approximately twenty-five year period; 1970-1997. The collection includes a significant collection of incoming correspondence (he received) and outgoing correspondence (he sent) to jazz musicians, agents and other individuals. A highlight of the collection is a group of thirty-one letters and cards Bacon received from the French jazz violinist Stephane Grappelli...
Dates: 1970-1997
Found in: Berklee Archives

Ed and Ruth Williams collection on Boston jazz, 1984-2004

 Collection
Identifier: BCA-021
Scope and Contents

This collection is comprised of multi-track audio recordings (both masters and production copies) and the multi-track recorders modified by Ed Williams to produce them (required for playback). These recordings are complemented by copies of both of Ruth Williams’ books of photographs documenting decades of the New England jazz scene as well as bound indices for the recordings.

Dates: 1984-2006
Found in: Berklee Archives

Faith Clark collection, circa 1950s-1960s

 Collection
Identifier: BCB-022
Dates: circa 1950s-1960s
Found in: Berklee Archives

Franklin McGinley collection on Duke Ellington, 1936-1999

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Identifier: BCA-004
Scope and Contents Memorabilia created by Franklin McGinley for and by Duke Ellington, including a scrapbook, additional clippings, and various commemorative materials. The scrapbook, presumably put together by McGinley, documents the rise of swing music and Duke Ellington and includes autographs by Ellington and other musicians of the period. The remaining loose materials document Ellington's posthumous legacy, with the majority of the clippings consisting of obituaries or coverage of Duke Ellington’s...
Dates: 1936-1999; Majority of material found within 1936 - 1976
Found in: Berklee Archives

James P. Goss papers, 2008-2013

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Identifier: BCA-012
Scope and Contents These materials were created and/or compiled by author James Goss over the course of writing two books: Vinyl Lives I and Vinyl Lives II. These monographs document the perspectives of various independent record store owners and collectors regarding the rise, decline, and resurgence of record sales. Unpublished materials in this manuscript collection include the author's research files: interview outlines and questions, handwritten chapter outlines, handwritten interview transcripts, project...
Dates: 2008-2013
Found in: Berklee Archives

Jan Veen collection, 1920s-1960s

 Collection
Identifier: BCB-017
Scope and Contents The Jan Veen collection includes correspondence, photographs, writings, clippings, and books relating to or belonging to Jan Veen. The majority of the collection contains photograph collections of Veen, both performing in productions and press stills. Most of the photograph collection is contained in their original scrapbook folders, with additional folders containing personal travel photographs and press photos from other performers. Print materials within the...
Dates: 1920s-1960s
Found in: Berklee Archives

Jazz in the Classroom recordings and scores, 1958-1976

 Collection
Identifier: BCA-053
Scope and Contents This collection comprises original 12-inch vinyl recordings of Jazz in the Classroom (15 volumes) and printed scores (11 volumes). Some albums do not have corresponding scores present in the collection. The collection also contains production masters and working copies of the recordings on DAT (31 tapes) and use copies on CD (3 discs) produced as part of the 1997-2005 project by the Stan Getz Library to digitize the collection. Finally, the collection...
Dates: 1958-1976
Found in: Berklee Archives

Jeff Friedman papers, 1916-1999

 Collection
Identifier: BCA-020
Scope and Contents

This collection is comprised of 3 boxes containing notes, papers, and teaching materials compiled by long-time Berklee faculty member Jeff Friedman. It is believed these materials were primarily used to support his class on Duke Ellington, and it is likely that some of the items were passed down to him by his predecessor, Herb Pomeroy. The bulk of the materials are scores, but also include articles, a few recordings, articles, and other ephemera by or about Duke Ellington.

Dates: 1916-1999; Majority of material found within 1995 - 1999
Found in: Berklee Archives

Jerome Gross and Bert Henry papers on the Schillinger System, 1940-1957

 Collection
Identifier: BCA-006
Scope and Contents This collection is comprised of materials documenting correspondence, coursework, and memorabilia produced and collected by Bert Henry and Dr. Jerome Gross, as students and proponents of the Schillinger System of Musical Composition (SSOMC). The Schillinger System of Musical Composition, was invented by Russian composer and theorist Joseph Schillinger. The system is modeled on mathematical processes and includes theories of rhythm, harmony, melody, counterpoint, form, and semantics. ...
Dates: 1940-1957
Found in: Berklee Archives

John LaPorta papers, 1940-2004

 Collection
Identifier: BCA-001
Scope and Contents Note The personal papers of American saxophonist, clarinetist, and educator John D. LaPorta (1920-2004), who taught at Berklee College of Music from 1959-1985. LaPorta’s papers include published and unpublished compositions and arrangements, teaching materials, correspondence, clippings, programs, assorted writings, photographs, awards, and performance recordings collected by LaPorta over the course of his career a performer and teacher. Audiovisual formats include CDs, DVDs, VHS tapes,...
Dates: 1940-2004
Found in: Berklee Archives

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Gross, Jerome 1
Hammer, Bob 1
Hampton, Slide 1
Hanley, Bill (Sound engineer) 1
Harris, Wynonie 1
Harvey, Mark 1
Hayes, Rob 1
Haynes, Roy 1
Hefti, Neal 1
Henry, Bert (Music instructor) 1
Herman, Woody 1
Hinds, Nelson 1
Holman, Bill 1
Hopkins, Greg 1
Hunt, Joe 1
International Association of Schools of Jazz 1
Johnson, Dick 1
Johnstone, Bruce 1
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