Guide to the Sherrie Maricle Collection, 1997-2009
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.
- Collection Number
- Sherrie Maricle collection
- Maricle, Sherrie
- 0.6 Linear Feet, 100 Items
- David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
- Material in English
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.
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How to Cite
[Identification of item], Sherrie Maricle Collection, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University
1. Press Kits
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.
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The Sherrie Maricle Collection was received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a gift in August 2009.
Processed by Jeremy Smith, December 2009
Encoded by Jeremy Smith, December 2009
Accession 2009-0205 is described in this finding aid.