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Papers of Simon Banks, 1943-1993 [manuscript]
Bib ID 3067166
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Banks, Simon
 
Access Conditions Available for reference. Not for loan. 
Description 1943-1993 
14 cm (1 box) 
Summary

The collection contains research material on Don Banks, correspondence regarding a production proposal for a film on Don Banks; music scores; newspaper cuttings; photocopied photographs and correspondence by Don Banks. Typescript copy of 'Early modern jazz in Australia : the introduction of bop'. Programmes of the Don Banks Festival, 1993; lists of music by Don Banks, and an article by John Whiteoak entitled 'The influence of early bop : Melbourne 1946-51.

Biography/History

Cine-cameraman, freelance cameraman and editor. Simon Banks is the son of composer and jazz musician, Don Banks. Simon researched, produced and filmed 'A portrait of Don Banks" with film producer Richard Jasek.

Notes

Manuscript reference no.: MS 9745

Reproduction Some photocopies. 
Subjects Banks, Don, 1923-1980.  |  Banks, Simon -- Archives  |  Jazz -- Australia -- History.  |  Jazz musicians -- Australia -- Biography.  |  Bop (Music) -- Australia.
Occupation Composers.  |  Musicians.

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