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Music USA #3661-B, Interview with Alec Wilder

Description: The entire program for the jazz hour (second hour) of Music USA, broadcast January 7, 1965, including tune selections and an interview with Alec Wilder.
Date: October 28, 1964
Creator: Conover, Willis
Item Type: Sound

Music USA #4618-B, Gerry Mulligan in Moscow

Description: The entire program for the jazz hour (second hour) of Music USA, broadcast August 22, 1967, featuring selections from a jam session at the Molodezhnoe (Youth) Café in which Gerry Mulligan played a borrowed alto saxophone.
Date: July 25, 1967
Creator: Conover, Willis
Item Type: Sound

Music USA #4773-A, Duke Ellington at Tanglewood

Description: The entire program for the first hour of Music USA, broadcast on January 24, 1968. It was originally recorded as Music USA #4740-A, broadcast on December 22, 1967.
Date: November 18, 1967
Creator: Conover, Willis
Item Type: Sound

Music USA #5262-B [part], Duke Ellington at the White House, Part I

Description: The first part of a series of Music USA programs on Duke Ellington's 70th birthday party at the White House. This segment is the last 17 minutes of Music USA #5262-B, the rest of which featured the Miles Davis album "Odyssey!" (Prestige 7540). The program was originally broadcast on May 27, 1969.
Date: April 29, 1969
Creator: Conover, Willis
Item Type: Sound

Music USA, Ben Webster in Copenhagen, 1965

Description: An unedited program for the second hour (jazz hour) of Music USA, featuring performances by Ben Webster in Copenhagen, Denmark, in September of 1965. A program number and date have not been located; the recording includes technical difficulties encountered on the first selection.
Date: 1965
Creator: Conover, Willis
Item Type: Sound

Music USA playlists, 1967

Description: A partial set of playlists for individual Music USA programs 4386 through 4744, broadcast in 1967. There are 160 pages in this document.
Date: 1967
Creator: Conover, Willis
Item Type: Text

Music USA playlists, 1968

Description: A partial set of playlists for individual Music USA programs 4750 through 5115, broadcast in 1968. There are 172 pages in this document.
Date: 1968
Creator: Conover, Willis
Item Type: Text

Voices of VISTA: Charlie Byrd

Description: Willis Conover interviews guitarist Charlie Byrd for Voices of VISTA program #39. This recording is the raw audio which was later incorporated into the program.
Date: 1967~
Creator: Conover, Willis
Item Type: Sound

Voices of VISTA: Interview with Al Hirt

Description: Willis Conover interviews trumpeter Al Hirt for Voices of VISTA program #109. This recording is the raw audio which was later incorporated into the program, and includes other recorded segments for the Hirt program and another which featured Charlie Byrd.
Date: November 27, 1967
Creator: Conover, Willis
Item Type: Sound

Voices of VISTA: Interview with Cy Coleman

Description: Willis Conover interviews Cy Coleman for Voices of VISTA program #70. This recording is part of the raw audio which was later incorporated into the program.
Date: 1967~
Creator: Conover, Willis
Item Type: Sound

Voices of VISTA: Interview with Doc Severinsen

Description: Willis Conover interviews trumpeter and bandleader Doc Severinsen for Voices of VISTA program #112. This recording is the raw audio which was later incorporated into the program.
Date: December 7, 1967
Creator: Conover, Willis
Item Type: Sound

Voices of VISTA: Interview with Marilyn Maye

Description: Willis Conover interviews singer Marilyn Maye for Voices of VISTA program #117. This recording is the raw audio which was later incorporated into the program.
Date: December 9, 1967
Creator: Conover, Willis
Item Type: Sound

Voices of VISTA: Interview with Tammy Grimes

Description: Willis Conover interviews actress and singer Tammy Grimes for Voices of VISTA program #51. This recording is the raw audio which was later incorporated into the program
Date: 1967~
Creator: Conover, Willis
Item Type: Sound

Voices of VISTA: Vikki Carr

Description: Willis Conover interviews singer Vikki Carr for Voices of VISTA program #155. This recording is the raw audio which was later incorporated into the program.
Date: 1967~
Creator: Conover, Willis
Item Type: Sound

Willis Conover interviewed by Steve Allison, WWDC, Part I

Description: Steve Allison interviews Willis Conover in the second half of 1960 -- the date is surmised from the mention of the riots at the 1960 Newport Jazz Festival. Allison conducted his interviews from the Black Saddle House of Beef restaurant in Washington, D.C. (709 18th St. NW).
Date: 1960
Creator: Conover, Willis
Item Type: Sound

Willis Conover interviewed by Steve Allison, WWDC, Part II

Description: Steve Allison interviews Willis Conover in the second half of 1960 -- the date is surmised from the mention of the riots at the 1960 Newport Jazz Festival. Allison conducted his interviews from the Black Saddle House of Beef restaurant in Washington, D.C. (709 18th St. NW).
Date: 1960
Creator: Conover, Willis
Item Type: Sound