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Guide to the Sherrie Maricle Collection, 1997-2009

Abstract

Sherrie Maricle (b. 1963) is a drummer, bandleader, composer, and educator. She directs the jazz groups Five Play, The Diva Jazz Trio, and The Diva Jazz Orchestra.

The Sherrie Maricle Collection contains press kits and compact discs of commercial studio recordings by Five Play, The Diva Jazz Trio, and The Diva Jazz Orchestra.

Descriptive Summary

Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University
Creator
Maricle, Sherrie
Title
Sherrie Maricle collection 1997-2009
Language of Material
English
Extent
0.6 Linear Feet, 100 Items
Location
For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.

Collection Overview

The Sherrie Maricle Collection contains press kits for The Diva Jazz Orchestra (a 15 member all-female jazz big band) and Five Play (an all-female jazz quintet), both directed by Sherrie Maricle. The kits include publicity photographs, album and concert reviews, and biographical information on the group members. The collection also contains audio compact discs of commercially available recordings by The Diva Jazz Orchestra, The Diva Jazz Trio, and Five Play.

Administrative Information

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Collection is open for research.

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Contents of the Collection

Press Kits

(2 folders)
Diva Jazz Orchestra Press Kit
Box 1
Five Play Press Kit
Box 1
The Diva Jazz Orchestra: I Believe in You (1999)
Box 1
The Diva Jazz Orchestra: Leave it to Diva (1997)
Box 1
The Diva Jazz Orchestra: Live From Jazz at Lincoln Center's Dizzy's Coca Cola Club (2008)
Box 1
The Diva Jazz Orchestra: Live in Concert (2002)
Box 1
The Diva Jazz Orchestra: A Tommy Newsom Tribute (Lightyear, 54698-2: 2005)
Box 1
The Diva Jazz Trio: Never Never Land (Arbors Records, ARCD 19393: 2009)
Box 1
Five Play: On the Brink (Arbors Records, ARCD 19218: 1999)
Box 1
Five Play: Plus (Arbors Records, ARCD 19307: 2004)
Box 1
Five Play: What the World Needs Now (Arbors Records, ARCD 19381: 2008)
Box 1

Historical Note

Jazz drummer, bandleader, composer, and educator Sherrie Maricle (born Buffalo, N.Y., 2 Sept, 1963) studied clarinet, cello, and drums as a child. She began her professional musical career while an undergraduate at Binghamton University (BA 1986) and continued her career while pursuing additional studies at New York University (MA 1988, PhD 2000). Maricle currently performs with and leads the all female bands The Diva Jazz Orchestra, Five Play (jazz quintet), and The Diva Jazz Trio. She also performs with The New York Pops while serving as the orchestra's Director of Education. Maricle's awards include a Kennedy Center Alliance Award for Outstanding Achievements in the Arts, and a Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2009 Mary Lou Williams Women in Jazz Festival.

Subject Headings

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Sherrie Maricle Collection, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University

Provenance

The Sherrie Maricle Collection was received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a gift in August 2009.

Processing Information

Processed by Jeremy Smith, December 2009

Encoded by Jeremy Smith, December 2009

Accession 2009-0205 is described in this finding aid.

Descriptive sources and standards used to create this inventory: DACS, EAD, NCEAD guidelines, and local Style Guide.

This finding aid is NCEAD compliant.