Don Ellis papers and music
- 1934 - 1988
Scope and Contents
This collection spans Ellis's life and work. The majority of the materials are photocopies. The collection includes personal correspondence, concert programs, articles written by Ellis, and press about him. The collection also comprises liner notes, album charts, obituary information, and two audiocassettes.
This collection contains full scores and arrangements by Ellis for Final Analysis, Concerto for Trumpet, The Great Divide, Indian Lady, and other big band arrangements.
.91 Cubic Feet
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open for use.
Language of Materials
Arrangement is by time period and size.
Box 1: 1934-1978 Box 2: 1979-1988 Box 3: Big band arrangements
- Kristiana Weseloh
Part of the Institute of Jazz Studies Repository
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