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Love, Preston

 Person

Biography

Preston Love was a saxophonist, bandleader, and songwriter in jazz and rhythm and blues bands. He was from Omaha, Nebraska.

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Interview with Preston Love, August 6, 1982

 Item
Identifier: MSS-0130_Preston-Love-edited
Scope and Contents An oral history interview with Preston Love, concerning his status as a jazz musician. Love was born in Omaha in 1921. Over the course of his life, he became one of the most well-known jazz musicians in the Midwest. The Love family, like many black families during the 1930’s, knew economic hardship. However, Love recounted a day that his older brother Thomas “Duke” Love brought home a newly purchased saxophone. Thomas went on to learn how to play from other musicians and Love eventually...
Dates: August 6, 1982

Johnny Otis Presents Preston Love and His Orchestra - Strictly Cash Featuring Omaha Blues, 1982

 Item — Box 7
Identifier: 2020-027
Scope and Contents

Record includes Signed by Preston Love to H.E. Vant.

Dates: 1982

Preston Love

 Series
Content Description From the Collection:

The Omaha Music Collection documents Omaha musicians including bands, solo artists, composers, and collaborations. Material collected includes recordings as well as ephemeral material such as promotional stickers, buttons, and other material. The collection is open to material from most genres of music with new material added through purchases, free digital downloads or promotional material, and donations to the repository. See series descriptions for more detailed descriptions.

Dates: circa 1993-2022

Preston Love - Omaha Blues, 2001

 Item — Box 6
Identifier: 2020-051
Scope and Contents

CD of Preson Love's Omaha Blues.

Dates: 2001

Preston Love's Omaha Bar-B-Q Featuring Shuggie Otis on Guitar, 1969

 Item — Box 7
Identifier: 2020-026
Scope and Contents

Published in the EU. Copyright 1969, but unclear if this is a later reprint.

Dates: 1969

Preston Love's Omaha Bar-B-Q Featuring Shuggie Otis on Guitar, circa 1975

 Item — Box 9
Identifier: 2020-060
Scope and Contents

Preson Love's Omaha Bar-B-Q is an 8 track recording.

Dates: circa 1975

The Loves of Omaha, 1993

 Item — Box 6
Identifier: 2020-050
Content Description From the Collection:

The Omaha Music Collection documents Omaha musicians including bands, solo artists, composers, and collaborations. Material collected includes recordings as well as ephemeral material such as promotional stickers, buttons, and other material. The collection is open to material from most genres of music with new material added through purchases, free digital downloads or promotional material, and donations to the repository. See series descriptions for more detailed descriptions.

Dates: 1993