September 26, 2017

Primary Source Spotlight: Jazz Music

partial from Hollywood

Jazz audio recordings

Jazz webcasts and performance videos

Jazz image set

Gottlieb jazz photos on Flickr

“I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel to be Free” images & score

Jazz sheet music

Jazz life histories

Jazz magazine clippings from the William P. Gottlieb collection

Historic newspaper coverage: jazz (through 1922)

More jazz texts

Joslyn Art Museum: Jazz on the Green A Local Legacy

Influence of Jazz on Modern Music (Aaron Copland)

Jazz and Folk Influences, 1947-1963 (Aaron Copland)

Farewell, Jazz Cleveland Advocate 06, no. 20 (09/20/1919)

“The Faces of Jazz” Civilization September-October 1995

All That Jazz Library of Congress blog January 31, 2014

All This Jazz Library of Congress blog February 16, 2016

Inquiring Minds: Finding Gems in the Jazz Collections Library of Congress blog July 27, 2017

Shanghai Jazz In the Muse blog May 14, 2010

U.S. legislation related to jazz

Jazz Singers online exhibition

Learning from the Source: Capturing Character on Camera

Integrating Technology: Linking Primary Sources to Literature (primary sources, Thinglink, & Jazz by Walter Dean Myers)

Memoirs of  Lieutenant “Jim” Europe (curator note on jazz master James Reese Europe)

Jazz Giant Louis Armstrong Was Born

Today in History primary source collections

Teaching resources

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