Skip to main content

Sound recordings

Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 55 Collections and/or Records:

Abdul, Raoul, 1973 - 1990

 Item — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents Raoul Abdul lectured at the University of Connecticut's Black Experience in the Arts course a total of 18 times between 1973 to 1990. Abdul spoke on 9/16/1975 (2015-0002/RR8), 2/13/1979 (2015-0002/RR57), 9/12/1978 (2015-0002/RR58), 4/5/1988 (2015-0002/RR67), 11/9/1976 (2015-0002/RR84), 9/6/1977 (2015-0002/RR85), 9/18/1973 (2015-0002/RR86), 2/11/1975 (2015-0002/RR87), 10/2/1979 (2015-0002/RR88), 2/12/1980 (2015-0002/RR89), 9/16/1980 (2015-0002/RR90), 2/17/1981 (2015-0002/RR91),...
Dates: 1973 - 1990

University of Connecticut, Alumni Association Records

Identifier: 1998-0253

The collection contains early records of the Alumni Association associated with the University.

Dates: undated, 1881-1986

American Montessori Society Records

Identifier: 2006-0230

The American Montessori Society (AMS) Records document the history of an important American educational organization, and consist of printed, typescript, and handwritten materials; sound recordings; films; photographs; and slides. The collection, although not complete, reflects AMS's professional and administrative activities and also provides historical information about the Montessori system of education in general.

Dates: undated, 1907-2019

University of Connecticut, Archives & Special Collections at the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center Records

Identifier: 1998-0290
Abstract Archives & Special Collections, located at the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center, was created by the merger of Special Collections and Historical Manuscripts and Archives in 1995. The new area moved into the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center upon its opening. President William Clinton officiated at the dedication of the Center and kicked off the "Dodd Year", a year long series of lectures, exhibitions and events. Although the Center houses several entities, the vast majority of the information...
Dates: undated, 1965-2011

Audio, cassettes (6) and reel-to-reel (14),, undated

 File — Box 110, Folder: data_value_missing_3a4f525d4b3f8f80db45c18fb54aa937
Scope and Content From the Collection:

The collection contains newspaper clippings, information on legislative bills, correspondence, executive and campaign records, grant files, questionnaires, press releases, and various Connecticut Town files. There is very little personal material.

The materials added to the collection in 2006 have not been processed but the box numbers and rough inventory information has been incorporated into the appropriate series as part of the description of the collection.

Dates: undated

Natalie Babbitt Papers

Identifier: 1994-0001

The papers of children's author and illustrator, Natalie Babbitt include correspondence, reviews, publicity, manuscripts, drafts, illustrations and finished artwork for sixteen books and several articles.

Dates: undated, 1906-2012

University of Connecticut, Black Experience in the Arts Collection

Identifier: 2015-0002
Scope and Contents Lecture notes, transcriptions of lectures and interviews, and over three hundred audio recordings associated with a University of Connecticut School of Fine Arts course, "Black Experience in the Arts." The course's instructors included professors James Eversole, Hale Smith, Edward O'Connor, Leon Bailey, and Carlton Molette. The records, particularly the audio recordings, document the contributions of black artists of the time period and the power of art as a mechanism for social change and...
Dates: 1970 - 1994

Brother Blue, 1980 September 23

 Item — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents

Master storyteller Brother Blue (Hugh Morgan Hill) delivered his sole lecture at the University of Connecticut on 9/23/1980 (2015-0002/RR2).

Final note, the volume on this tape is uneven especially at the beginning of the recording.

Dates: 1980 September 23

Francelia Butler Papers

Identifier: 1997-0056
Abstract The manuscripts, personal papers, scrapbooks, publications, and media documentation of children's book author and scholar Francelia Butler, Professor Emerita of Children's Literature at the University of Connecticut. The collection includes copies of her own works, as well as the work of various other authors. In addition to the text materials in the collection there are numerous audio and video tapes of many well known figures discussing various topics related to children's literature,...
Dates: undated, 1915-1997

Noël A. Cazenave Papers

Identifier: 1999-0055
Abstract Noel A. Cazenave is Professor of Sociology at the University of Connecticut whose research and teaching interests include racism, poverty policy, political sociology, urban sociology, and criminal justice. The author of numerous publications, Cazenave conducted his undergraduate studies at Dillard University and was awarded an M.A. in Psychology from University of Michigan and Ph.D. from Tulane (1977). Temple University awarded tenure 1984. Most of his research focuses on the impact of...
Dates: undated, 1988-1999

Chandler, Dana, 1970 October 26

 Item — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents

Painter Dana Chandler delivered his sole lecture on 10/26/1970 (2015-0002/RR41). A

Dates: 1970 October 26

Chandler, John Edward, 1971 - 1975

 Item — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents

Artist John Chandler delivered 3 lectures. He spoke on 4/21/1971 (2015-0002/RR42), 1/29/1974 (2015-0002/RR43), and 4/8/1975 (2015-0002/RR40).

Dates: 1971 - 1975

Samuel and Ann Charters Archives of Blues and Vernacular African American Musical Culture

Identifier: 2000-0105
Abstract Despite its primary emphasis on the blues and ragtime, the Samuel and Ann Charters Archives spans the entire 20th century, beginning with African-American spirituals and the ragtime of Scott Joplin and other early composers, and ending with Snoop Doggy Dogg and the rappers of the late 20th century. The Archives holds thousands of hours of recorded music on LP, 45 rpm and 78 rpm records, compact discs, audio cassettes, and reel-to-reel tapes. Though some records date back to the 1920s, the...
Dates: undated, 1844-2001

Connecticut Central Railroad Records

Identifier: 2009-0091

The collection consists of administrative files, photographs, and DVDs associated with the formation, maintenance and demise of the Connecticut Central Railroad, a freight line that ran in and around Middletown, Connecticut, from 1987 to 1998.

Dates: undated, 1967-1998, 2008

Cortez, Jayne, 1972 - 1987

 Item — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents Poet, activist, and spoken word performer Jayne Cortez delivered a dozen lectures at the University of Connecticut, spanning the years 1972 to 1987. Cortez was a National Endowment for the Arts fellowship winner and the spouse of sculptor, Melvin Edwards, also a frequent lecturer to the course.Cortez spoke on 5/12/1972 (2015-0002/RR20), 11/28/1972 (2015-0002/RR74), 12/4/1973 (2015-0002/RR75), 2/18/1975 (2015-0002/RR76), 4/11/1978 (2015-0002/RR77), 2/19/1980 (2015-0002/RR78),...
Dates: 1972 - 1987

Thomas J. Dodd Collection

Identifier: 1997-0004

The collection contains materials about Thomas J. Dodd that have been donated by individuals other than the Dodd Family.

Dates: 1935-1996

Thomas J. Dodd Papers

Identifier: 1994-0065

The Thomas J. Dodd Papers illuminate the diverse public life of a self-styled crusader. The collection consists primarily of material from Dodd's Senate years (1959-1971) and the Nuremberg war crimes trial before the International Military Tribunal from 1945-1946.

Dates: undated, 1919-1971

Edwards, Melvin, 1971-1987

 Item — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents Edwards spoke on 10/24/1978 (2015-0002/RR3), 10/26/1971 (2015-0002/RR141), 11/9/1971 (2015-0002/RR142 reel 1), (2015-0002/RR143 reel 2), 2/29/1972 (2015-0002/RR144), 11/28/1972 (2015-0002/RR145), 10/23/1973 (2015-0002/RR146), 9/30/1975 (2015-0002/RR147), 11/16/1976 (2015-0002/RR148), 9/20/1977 (2015-0002/RR149 reel 1), (2015-0002/RR150 reel 2), 9/25/1979 (2015-0002/RR151), 11/18/1980 (2015-0002/RR152), 11/24/1981 (2015-0002/RR153), 11/2/1982 (2015-0002/RR154), 10/11/1983 (2015-0002/RR155),...
Dates: 1971-1987

Herbert A. France Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2016-0141

Herbert A. France was the driving force behind the establishment of the University of Connecticut's Music Department in 1931. The collection consists of biographical materials, photographs, programs, clippings, musical scores and sound recordings documenting his activities between 1936 and 1952.

Dates: undated, 1852-1980

Louis Gerson Papers

Identifier: 2009-0037

Film and microfilm versions of materials collected by Dr. Gerson in the course of his research.

Dates: undated, 1920-2003

Heath, Jimmy, 1976 November 2

 Item — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents Composer and saxophonist Jimmy Heath lectured on 11/2/1976 (2015-0002/RR18). James Edward Heath (October 25, 1926 – January 19, 2020), nicknamed Little Bird, was an American jazz saxophonist, composer, arranger, and big band leader. He was the brother of bassist Percy Heath and drummer Albert Heath. At the time of his 1976 lecture, he had composed over 60 compositions and described himself as a "musician's musician" because he was more interested in writing and performing rather than fame...
Dates: 1976 November 2

Hendricks, Barkley, 1986 - 1987

 Item — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents Painter Barkley Hendricks delivered 2 lectures to the Black Experience in the Arts course. The first occurring on 11/4/1986 (2015-0002/RR38) and the 2nd happening on 11/17/1987 (2015-0002/RR39). Barkley L. Hendricks (April 16, 1945 – April 18, 2017) was a contemporary American painter who made pioneering contributions to Black portraiture and conceptualism. While he worked in a variety of media and genres throughout his career (from photography to landscape painting), Hendricks' best known...
Dates: 1986 - 1987

Eleanor Herrmann Nursing History Collection

Identifier: 1998-0329

Materials collected by Eleanor Herrmann, Professor of Nursing at the University of Connecticut, regarding the history of nursing.

Dates: 1904-2007

Hutson, Bill, 1971 - 1984

 Item — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents Painter Bill Hutson delivered 4 lectures that can be accessed on 5 reels:3/3/1971 (2015-0002/RR320), 10/31/1972 (2015-0002/RR35), t 9/21/1982 (2015-0002/RR36), 9/11/1984 (2015-0002/RR37), 9/11/1984 (2015-0002/RR323). Hutson is an internationally recognized artist, known for his abstract paintings. Having traveled all over the world, his art is housed in museums in several different countries across the globe, most notably in the USA, Cuba, the Netherlands, and Australia. Hutson in an...
Dates: 1971 - 1984

Walter R. Ihrke Papers

Identifier: 1989-0082

Walter Ihrke, a composer and musician, served as Head of the Music Ddepartment at the University of Connecticut from 1949-1965. The collection contains scores and recordings as well as correspondence, publications and documentation of Ihrke's "Automated Musical Training" ["Ihrke Method"].

Dates: undated, 1925-1988

Jimmy Heath lectures at the University of Connecticut

 Digital Record

Joachim Schumacher Papers

Identifier: 1996-0016

The collection contains Schumacher's research on philosophy and art history, and materials relating to his years at Westover School. Consisting of books, correspondence, clippings, and manuscripts, the collection includes sources in both German and English.

Dates: 1922-1982

Johnson, Budd, 1972 September 12

 Item — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents Writer, arranger, and saxophonist Budd Johnson spoke to the Black Experience in the Arts course only one time on 9/12/1972 (2015-0002/RR10 reel 1) (2015-0002/RR11 reel 2). From his lecture, Johnson spoke about learning the piano at age 8 and later convinced his mother to buy him a saxophone. As a child, Johnson performed in musical groups such as the Blue Moon Chasers. Johnson's participation in the Chasers was just the beginning of his journeymen career as a...
Dates: 1972 September 12

Johnson, Conrad, 1978 - 1983

 Item — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents Architect Conrad A. Johnson delivered 4 lectures to the Black Experience in the Arts course, ranging from the years 1978 to 1983. In his 1983 lecture, Johnson described what it was like to be a working architect in New York City. He helped found Ifill, Johnson, and Hanchard architectural design firm. One reason the firm was established was Johnson related how hard it can be for black architect to find a permanent position. Johnson's presentations showed slides of buildings he...
Dates: 1978 - 1983

Keita, Souleymane , 1982 October 19, 1984 November 6

 Item — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents

Painter Souleymane Keita lectured on 10/19/1982 (2015-0002/RR33) and again on 11/6/1984 (2015-0002/RR34).

Dates: 1982 October 19, 1984 November 6