Commercial and live recordings of jazz performances, including big and small bands, and ragtime.
Fred and Audrey Baker Collection
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- ReferenceGB 2942 FAB
- Dates of Creationc1950-2004
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical Description2 boxes cassettes; c.350 LPs; c.25 reel-to-reel tapes; 8 books; 6 LP box sets
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Administrative / Biographical History
Fred and Audrey Baker, resident in Sheffield, were dedicated collectors of jazz recordings. As well as purchasing a large number of commercial recordings, some now very rare, they made many live recordings at performances (after obtaining the relevant permissions).
Conditions Governing Access
Available for reference by appointment with the librarian.
Description created by Claire Marsh, Librarian, Leeds College of Music.
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