Jerry Samuels Collection, 1973-2003
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Brief Description: The collection consists of two boxes of assorted papers and audio recordings from Jerry Samuels. Many of the recordings are of educational materials or recordings of music-related workshops and conferences.
Held at:
Music Library
Record Series Number: 06/005
Created by: Samuels, Jerry (1941-2011)
Volume: 2.0 Boxes
Acquired: September 2012 (processed, Boxes 2, 3, 4).
Biographical Note for Samuels, Jerry (1941-2011) : Jerry Samuels was born on June 3, 1941, in Cincinnati, Ohio. He began playing the piano at the age of ten, and graduated from the University of Cincinnati with a Bachelor of Music degree in piano performance. He earned a Master of Music in Music Education in 1969 from what is now the University of North Texas, performing with the Five O'Clock Lab Band during his studies. Samuels worked as a pianist, bandleader, and teacher, performing with Lionel Hampton, Artie Shaw, and Clark Terry. He taught at Brookhaven College and Richland College, and served as the accompanist for the Brookhaven Vocal Jazz Ensemble for 19 years. Samuels died on April 10, 2011, in Dallas.
Access Restrictions: Access to this collection is provided only by special arrangement. Please contact the Music Library for more information.
Subject Index
Jazz
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Rights/Use Restrictions: Reproduction and publication of materials in this collection are subject to the policies of the UNT Music Library. Copyright restrictions may apply.
Physical Access Notes: Collection is housed in the UNT Music Library. Advance notice for use is required. Please contact the Music Library for further information.