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 Decade: 1940-1949
 Year: 1949
Willis Conover: American Jazz #1

Willis Conover: American Jazz #1

Date: August 23, 1949
Creator: Conover, Willis
Description: The second part of a broadcast which featured Willis Conover discussing the music of Duke Ellington, followed by a translation in Swedish by an unknown speaker. This program occurred more than five years before the beginning of Conover's long-running VOA program, Music USA.
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Willis Conover at the microphone

Willis Conover at the microphone

Date: 1949
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of Willis Conover at a microphone at radio station WWDC, Washington, D.C., holding a cigarette in one hand, and the May 1949 issue of Metronome magazine in the other. Fran Warren is on the cover of the magazine.
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School of Music Program Book 1948-1949

School of Music Program Book 1948-1949

Date: 1949
Creator: North Texas State College. School of Music.
Description: Fall/Spring performances program book from the 1948-1949 school year at the North Texas State College School of Music.
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[Clipping: "Don Gillis Is Going to Be A Well-Whistled Composer"]

[Clipping: "Don Gillis Is Going to Be A Well-Whistled Composer"]

Date: November 3, 1949
Creator: Hughes, Alice
Description: Newspaper clipping
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[Clipping: Article by Alice Hughes about Don Gillis]

[Clipping: Article by Alice Hughes about Don Gillis]

Date: 1949
Creator: Hughes, Alice
Description: Newspaper clipping
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[Stan Kenton with bandleader Charlie Barnet]

[Stan Kenton with bandleader Charlie Barnet]

Date: 1949
Creator: Capitol Records
Description: Photograph of Stan Kenton with fellow bandleader Charlie Barnet in Hollywood. Barnet is seated at a desk and holding a sheet of paper while Kenton leans over to read it. Various objects are visible on the desk and there are windows behind them.
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