Morgan Powell Music Manuscripts, 1958-1993 | The Sousa Archives and Center for American Music
Series Number: 12/5/41
Volume: 3.5 cubic feet
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Description: Consists of seventeen boxes of original compositions and arrangements for large and small jazz ensemble, small chamber ensemble, chamber ensemble and dancers, and vocal ensemble. Many of the musical works were either composed or arranged for the University of Illinois Jazz Band. Of particular interest are Powell's "Ray's in the Window: Gaman" (1985) and "Red White and Black Blues" (1992) that were composed for the Cleveland Chamber Symphony and "Dreams: Music for Dance" (1983) that was commissioned by One Plus One.