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Do you want to know what we did this year?

Posted on 25th Nov 2020 by John Rosie

Despite COVID-19 restrictions, at 7pm on the 7th December 2020 you can find out all about the National Jazz Archive's year at our Annual General Meeting 2020.  By registering with us you will be …

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Update on Covid-19 restrictions

Posted on 5th Nov 2020 by John Rosie

It is with regret that from 5 November 2020 the National Jazz Archive will be closed to visitors until further notice. This decision has been made in the interest of the safety and wellbeing of our …

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October's newsletter

Posted on 22nd Oct 2020 by John Rosie

This month's newsletter provides details as to how you can make use of Free Wills Month in October to provide charities, such as the National Jazz Archive, with future legacies. 2020 has been a diffi …

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A new patron for the archive

Posted on 9th Oct 2020 by Paul Kaufman

We are delighted to welcome Val Wilmer as a Patron of the National Jazz Archive. Val occupies a very special position in our cultural landscape, both as a writer and a photographer.   Writings and …

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Documentary team films at the archive

Posted on 13th Sep 2020 by John Rosie

Clarinettist Adrian Cox, a National Jazz Archive ambassador, has embarked on a new documentary project with Kansas Smitty’s production team and called upon the archive to help collect supporting mat …

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August's newsletter

Posted on 26th Aug 2020 by John Rosie

This month's newsletter continues our successful jazz book sale, with even more jazz biographies and memoirs, books on big bands and swing, New Orleans, jazz guitar, song writing and popular song. All …

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Thank you Waitrose!

Posted on 4th Aug 2020 by John Rosie

The National Jazz Archive was delighted to receive a donation from Waitrose and Partners for £290 on 3 August 2020. The money was raised by Waitrose at their Buckhurst Hill branch through their Commu …

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July's newsletter

Posted on 10th Jul 2020 by John Rosie

This month's newsletter continues from last month's popular book sale with a further selection of over 90 books for our reader's to choose from. We also celebrate the successes of our Patrons Corey Mw …

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We're re-opening!

Posted on 4th Jul 2020 by John Rosie

We're pleased to announce that the National Jazz Archive is re-opening from Monday, 13 July 2020. This follows the temporary closure over the past few months in line with Government Guidance around C …

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2020 Parliamentary Jazz Awards

Posted on 2nd Jul 2020 by John Rosie

The National Jazz Archive is pleased to announce that one of its Trustees, Corey Mwamba, is a recipient of the 2020 Parliamentary Jazz Award for Jazz Media.  This award recognises Corey's work for h …

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