Archives of Traditional Music

Indiana University

The largest university-based ethnographic sound archives in the United States: http://www.indiana.edu/~libarchm/

Latin American 78RPM Record Collection: (Search IUCAT for Cataloged Titles so far, work in progress): http://www.iucat.iu.edu/authenticate.cgi?status=start IUCAT Search Guide: http://www.indiana.edu/~libopac/iucathelp/iucat_help.html

Hoagy Carmichael Collection:

Song: “One Night in Havana”:

Correspondence: In chronological order

Box 1: 1925-1960 (Folder 2: 1930s) Item: 2-2

From: Carmichael, Hoagy   To: Tom   Date: 1933

Keywords: autobiography; colleagues; employment; influences

Notes:  . . . pan out right so I returned to Indianapolis and practiced there for awhile. Before leaving Fla. I made a trip to Cuba and the music I heard down there inspired me to write “One Night in Havana”. . .

Recordings of “One Night in Havana”: http://www.letrs.indiana.edu/cgi-bin/hoagyrec-idx.pl?type=simple&display=brief&q1=havana&rgn=All&size=First+30

Listen to Excerpt Online:

http://new.music.yahoo.com/hoagy-carmichael/tracks/one-night-in-havana–496293

YouTube recording:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1K1yjOr3cbY

Other Cuban related materials in the Hoagy Carmichael Collection:
http://www.letrs.indiana.edu/cgi-bin/hoagy-idx.pl?type=boolean&idno=&rgn=ITEMHEAD&operator1=And&q1=cuba&q2=ATM&size=First+30

 

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