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BOX 70-72, 74 Photographs, 1912-1990s
Chiefly images of Almeida alone or with various musical figures.
Arranged first by subject, then alphabetically therein where appropriate.
Laurindo Almeida, alone
BOX-FOLDER 70/1 Early career
BOX-FOLDER 70/2-4, 72/1-2 Early / mid-career
BOX-FOLDER 70/5-8, 72/3-6, 74/2 Late career
Laurindo Almeida, with others
BOX-FOLDER 70/9-10, 72/7, 74/3 Almeida, Deltra
BOX-FOLDER 70/11 Bohemian Club
BOX-FOLDER 70/12 Brown, Ray
BOX-FOLDER 70/13 Castelnuovo-Tedesco, Mario
BOX-FOLDER 70/14 Constanza, Jack
BOX-FOLDER 70/15 Hayworth, Rita
BOX-FOLDER 70/16, 72/8 L.A. Four
Includes: Ray Brown, Jeff Hamilton, Bud Shank
BOX-FOLDER 70/17 Lawrence, Ray
BOX-FOLDER 70/18 Manne, Shelly
BOX-FOLDER 71/1 Miscellaneous people
Arranged chronologically
Includes: Deltra Almeida, Eddie Bert, Buddy Childers, Bob Cooper, Jack Costanza, Monty Budwig, Vic Feldman, Plas Johnson, Pete Rugolo, Billy Taylor
BOX-FOLDER 72/9-10 Miscellaneous people
Recording session for the film, Goya
BOX-FOLDER 71/2-3 Miscellaneous people
BOX-FOLDER 71/4 Scharf, Walter
BOX-FOLDER 71/5 Segovia, Andrés
BOX-FOLDER 71/6 Takahasji, Isao
BOX-FOLDER 71/7 Temianka, Henri
BOX-FOLDER 71/8 Villa-Lobos, Heitor
Other people
BOX-FOLDER 71/9 Almeida, Deltra
BOX-FOLDER 71/10 Carter, Benny
BOX-FOLDER 74/4 Hayworth, Rita
BOX-FOLDER 71/11 Jeffries, Herb
Includes: Deltra Almeida
BOX-FOLDER 71/12 Manne, Shelly
Includes: Deltra Almeida, Bud Shank
BOX-FOLDER 71/13 Schweitzer, Albert
BOX-FOLDER 71/14 Segovia, Andrés
BOX-FOLDER 71/15 Unidentified
BOX-FOLDER 71/16 Almeida home interior
BOX-FOLDER 71/17 Almeida's hands, playing guitar
BOX-FOLDER 71/18 Laurindo Almeida Latin percussion instruments and rhythms
BOX-FOLDER 71/19 Promotional album collage
BOX 73, 75-81 Realia, 1955-1981
Plaques for Almeida's Grammy Award nominations, as well as a variety of lacquered, wood-mounted LP album covers. Asterisks next to titles denote Grammy Award winners.
BOX 75 Plaques, 1959-1964
10 plaques
  • 1959: Danzas. Best Classical Performance: Instrumental Soloist
  • 1960: Conversations with the Guitar.* Best Classical Performance: Chamber Music
  • 1960: The Spanish Guitars of Laurindo Almeida.* Best Classical Performance: Instrumental Soloist or Duo
  • 1961: Discantus.* Best Contemporary Classical Composition
  • 1961: Reverie for Spanish Guitars. Album of the Year: Classical
  • 1961: Reverie for Spanish Guitars.* Best Classical Performance: Instrumental Soloist or Duo
  • 1962: The Intimate Bach. Best Classical Performance: Chamber Music [with Virginia Majewski and Vincent de Rosa]
  • 1962: Viva Bossa Nova! Best Jazz Performance: Soloist or Small Group
  • 1962: Viva Bossa Nova! Best Performance by an Orchestra: For Dancing [this plaque has been altered to indicate Guitar from Ipanema, 1965]
  • 1964: Collaboration. Best Instrumental Jazz Performance: Small Group or Soloist with Small Group
BOX 73 Plaques, 1972-1981
3 plaques
  • 1972: The Art of Laurindo Almeida. Best Classical Performance: Instrumental Soloist or Soloists
  • 1978: Laurindo Almeida Trio. Best Latin Recording
  • 1981: Brazilian Soul. Best Latin Recording [with Charlie Byrd]
LP covers
BOX 76 Contemporary Creations for Spanish Guitar
BOX 76 Danzas!
BOX 77 Duets with the Spanish Guitar
BOX 77 Flamenco
BOX 78 For My True Love
BOX 78 Guitar Music of Spain
BOX 79 The Intimate Bach
BOX 79 It's a Bossa Nova World
BOX 80 Laurindo Almeida Quartet, vol. 2
BOX 80 Night in Madrid
BOX 81 Ole! Bossa Nova!
BOX 81 Softly, the Brazilian Sound

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