06/005 Guide to the Jerry Samuels Collection Samuels Jerry Collection Finding Aid Authors: Maristella Feustle.

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Guide to the Jerry Samuels Collection Music Library Overview of the Collection Jerry Samuels Collection 1973-2003 06/005 Samuels, Jerry, 1941-2011 2.00 English Music Library Biographical Information:

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 Terms

This Collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.

Topical Term: Jazz
Administrative Information Accruals:

September 2012 (processed, Boxes 2, 3, 4).

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Physical Characteristics or Technical Requirements:

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Scope and Contents

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.

Detailed List of Contents id11134 1 706876 id11202 1 1 Binder: "Volume II - The Song Form" Scope and Contents

Method book with lessons and exercises for jazz piano. Authorship unclear.

id11203 1 2 Binder: final volume of a piano method series Scope and Contents

Content patterned after Dick Hyman's Variations on "A Child Is Born." Authorship unclear.

id11204 1 3 Binder: Lead sheets, primarily standard jazz tunes. id11205 1 4 Binder: Spellman, Peter. Indie Marketing Power: The Resource Guide for Maximizing Your Music Marketing 2006 id11206 1 5 Martin, Glenn. Combo-Improv Charts - Set 1 1979 Biographical / Historical Information

Laissez-Faire Publishing, Lake Dallas, TX.

Scope and Contents

Promotional sheet. Bluesin' - Conductor's guide, B-flat instrument part, E-flat part, bass clef part, guitar, bass, drums. Autumn's Riff: Four copies of "Spec. piano voicings" part. Summer's End: Conductor's Guide, C instrument part, B-flat part, E-flat part, bass clef part, piano, guitar, bass, drums.

id11207 1 6 Matteson, Rich, and Jack Petersen. Improvisation Clinic Notes 1973 Scope and Contents

5 leaves, stapled.

id11208 1 7 Sargon, Simon A. Klez MuziK for clarinet (B-flat) and piano. Scope and Contents

Plastic comb-bound photocopy.

id31281 2 713155 id31196 2 2-1 Scope and Contents

Assorted cassette tapes. Barcode 703156.

id31198 2 2-1 1 Advanced DX7 programming id31199 2 2-1 2 Advanced DX7 programming Scope and Contents

Continued.

id31200 2 2-1 3 Bob Bovi / Salt Creek Jazz Band id31202 2 2-1 4 Chick Corea: La Fiesta Scope and Contents

Pentagon 990061.

id31201 2 2-1 5 T. Christ recital 1987 February 15 id31203 2 2-1 6 The Dallas Brass: Debut 1988 Scope and Contents

Resmiranda RES 2019

id31204 2 2-1 7 Gershwin Special 1987 July 11 Scope and Contents

Tape 1 of 2.

id31205 2 2-1 8 Gershwin Special 1987 July 11 Scope and Contents

Tape 2 of 2.

id31206 2 2-1 9 Gershwin Concerto in F / Warsaw Concerto id31207 2 2-1 10 R. Goodman id31208 2 2-1 11 R. Goodman: Student ensemble class #4 Scope and Contents

Tape 2. Goodman Piano Presentations.

id31209 2 2-1 12 The Greatest Gift 1992 Scope and Contents

"A Benzamin Family Production."

id31213 2 2-1 13 HIstory of New Orleans Jazz / The Jazz Piano Book id31210 2 2-1 14 Inside the Score Scope and Contents

Cassette to accompany Rayburn Wright's book on jazz arranging. Kendor Music.

id31211 2 2-1 15 Jazz Flavours at the Atlanta Jazz Festival 1985 Scope and Contents

FCR 161.

id31212 2 2-1 16 "Jazz Stuff / World Series" id31214 2 2-1 17 Les Miserables id31215 2 2-1 18 Lincoln Center: Ellington id31216 2 2-1 19 "Tape from L. McCullough" id31217 2 2-1 20 Marvin "Smokey" Montgomery: 75 and Still Pickin' 1988 id31218 2 2-1 21 National Association of Jazz Educators Convention: #16, Rufus Reid Trio 1987 Scope and Contents

Mark Records.

id31219 2 2-1 22 New Age Music
id31197 2 2-2 Scope and Contents

Assorted cassette tapes. Barcode 707258

id31220 2 2-2 1 New York Voices id31228 2 2-2 2 Nova: Featuring Don Thomas. 1982 February 12 Scope and Contents

Composed by Bob Piper. Recorded at January Sound, Dallas, TX.

id31221 2 2-2 3 Willard Palmer: J.S. Bach: Inventions and More id31222 2 2-2 4 Oscar Peterson: Concert at Cedar Valley 1978 May 7 Scope and Contents

Presumably Cedar Valley College in Dallas, TX.

id31223 2 2-2 5 RMTA Performance Group 1987 February 25 id31224 2 2-2 6 Simon Sargon: Operalogue 1980 December 10 id31225 2 2-2 7 Special Effects - conclusion - workshop id31226 2 2-2 8 Steve Stroud: Reflections for piano id31227 2 2-2 9 Clark Terry Band with Rich Matteson id31229 2 2-2 10 Bo Tomlyn seminar Scope and Contents

Sides A and B.

id31230 2 2-2 11 Bo Tomlyn seminar Scope and Contents

Sides C and D.

id31231 2 2-2 12 Bo Tomlyn seminar Scope and Contents

Sides E and F.

id31232 2 2-2 13 Bo Tomlyn seminar Scope and Contents

Sides G and H.

id31233 2 2-2 14 Bo Tomlyn seminar Scope and Contents

Sides I and J.

id31234 2 2-2 15 Bo Tomlyn: Music and Computers February 27 id31235 2 2-2 16 Phil Woods Quintet
id31282 2 1 Barry Harris #1 Scope and Contents

VHS.

id31283 2 2 Barry Harris #2 Scope and Contents

VHS

id31284 2 3 The Blues, Parts 1, 2, and 3 2003 Scope and Contents

VHS.