Music, opera, jazz (37 publications)

NEA jazz masters : America’s highest honor in jazz, 2005 fellows

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Publication:
Washington, D.C. : National Endowment for the Arts, 2005
26p.

Introduction — Brief history of the program — Program overview — 2005 NEA Jazz Masters: Kenny Burrell — Paquito D’Rivera — Slide Hampton — Shirley Horn — Artie Shaw — Jimmy Smith — George Wein

Subjects:
Jazz musicians

NEA jazz masters : America’s highest honor in jazz, 25th anniversary

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Publication:
Washington, D.C. : National Endowment for the Arts, 2007
26p.
Subjects:
Jazz musicians

NEA opera honors


Publication:
Washington (D.C.) : National Endowment for the Arts, 2008
24 p. : ill., ports. ; 28 cm.

“National Endowment for the Arts salutes … Leontyne Price soprano, Carlisle Floyd composer/librettist, Richard Gaddes general director, James Levine music director/conductor, October 31, 2008.”–P. 1.

Subjects:
Price, Leontyne
Floyd, Carlisle
Gaddes, Richard
Levine, James
Opera--Awards--United States

NEA opera honors

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Publication:
Washington, D.C. : National Endowment for the Arts, 2011
70p.
Subjects:
Opera--Awards--United States

Performing Arts Spread Out : The Geography of Performing Arts Organizations, 1992. Research Division Note no. 63

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Publication:
Washington, D.C. : National Endowment for the Arts, 1992
22p.

A comparison of total revenues for nonprofit and taxable performing arts (theater, music, dance) based on the Economic Censuses of 1992, 1987, 1982, and 1977. State and regional estimates are also provided.

Subjects:
Arts--Economic aspects--United States
Performing arts--Economic aspects--United States

State Counts of Performing Arts Companies : Economic Census Data Show Losses For Several High-Index States. Research Division Note no. 93

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Authors:
Nichols, Bonnie
Publication:
Washington, D.C. : National Endowment for the Arts, 2006
13p.

Economic census data show 9,303 performing arts companies in 2002, up by 104 from 1997. The data also reveal that many states with large numbers of companies, such as New York and California, lost organizations, while small states such as North Dakota and Mississippi added companies.

Subjects:
Arts--Economic aspects--United States
Arts--United States--Statistics
Theatrical companies--United States--Statistics
Opera companies--United States--Statistics
Dance companies--United States--Statistics

U.S. Performing Arts Organizations Increase by 11%: 1982 – 1987 : Research Division Note no. 44

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Publication:
Washington, D.C. : National Endowment for the Arts, 1993
16p.

A comparison based on total revenues for nonprofit and taxable performing arts organizations (theater, dance, music). State and regional estimates are also provided.

Subjects:
Arts--Economic aspects--United States
Dance companies--Economic conditions--United States
Theater--Economic conditions--United States
Music--Economic conditions--United States
Performing arts--Economic conditions--United States