Read or listen to interviews with hundreds of musicians and others involved in the UK jazz scene, including
- Nearly 200 interviews with visiting American and British musicians by Les Tomkins (1921-2020) between 1963 and 1987 for Crescendo magazine
- Sixty-five interviews with Essex-based musicians and promoters for the Jazz in Essex project made in 2013
- Twenty-nine interviews from the Archive’s Intergenerational Jazz Reminiscence project (2015–16), exploring the investments that different generations make in promoting, performing, supporting and documenting our jazz heritage
Transcriptions of every interview are included, and recorded excerpts or the full audio file can be accessed for many of them.
The interviews are arranged alphabetically and you can explore them using search, or simply scroll through them below.