Willis Conover with Duke Ellington, Billy Strayhorn, and others

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Photograph of Willis Conover, Duke Ellington, Billy Strayhorn, and other band members and friends.

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1 photograph : b&w

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Creator: Unknown. April 1946.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Music Library Conover Collection and was provided by UNT Music Library to Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 34 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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UNT Music Library

The UNT Music Library - one of the largest academic music collections in the United States - contains over 400,000 volumes of books, periodicals, scores, dissertations, and reference works in many languages, as well as nearly 900,000 sound recordings in a variety of formats, including cylinders, reel-to-reel tapes, 45/33/78rpm records, compact discs, and digital tape recordings. The Music Library is also home to many rare books and scores and other special collections.

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Photograph of Willis Conover, Duke Ellington, Billy Strayhorn, and other band members and friends.

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1 photograph : b&w

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Music Library Conover Collection

This small selection of program lists, recording schedules, and promos comes from the collection of Willis Conover (1920-1996), a jazz producer and broadcaster on the Voice of America for over forty years. A much larger collection of Conover materials--including some 22,000 recordings--is available in tangible form at the UNT Music Library.

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  • April 1946

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  • Oct. 20, 2015, 11:28 p.m.

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  • March 23, 2017, 12:29 p.m.

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Willis Conover with Duke Ellington, Billy Strayhorn, and others, photograph, April 1946; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc743808/: accessed November 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Music Library.