August 4, 2020

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 Singers online exhibition

Jazz magazine clippings from the William P. Gottlieb collection

Historical newspaper coverage: jazz

More jazz texts

Influence of Jazz on Modern Music brochure

Influence of Jazz on Modern Music: Aaron Copland lecture notes

Jazz and Folk Influences, 1947-1963 Aaron Copland lecture notes

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

U.S. legislation related to jazz

Today in History primary source collections


Teaching resources

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