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Musical Instrument

From the Collection of Australian Jazz Museum Koomba Park 15 Mountain Highway Wantirna Victoria

Description
Recording Brass Bass manufactured by Boosey & Hawkes circa 1930s. Played by Lou Silbereisen for recordings with Graeme Bell and His Australian Jazz Band in the late 1940s and 1950s. Played by Brian Carter from 1958 to the mid 1960s.
Object Registration
11804
Keywords
lou silbereisen, recording brass bass, boosey hawkes, graeme bell and his australian jazz band, brian carter
Historical information
Played by Lou Silbereisen for recordings with Graeme Bell and His Australian Jazz Band in the late 1940s and 1950s. Played by Brian Carter from 1958 to the mid 1960s.
When Made
1930 (estimated); "circa 1930s"
Made By
Boosey & Hawkes (Maker)
Significance
Boosey & Hawkes is a British music publisher. Until 2003, it was also a major manufacturer of brass, string and wind musical instruments.

Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:10AM