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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 call …

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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 Orlean …

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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 …

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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 al …

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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 fe …

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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 …

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UK Jazz in 100 Images

Posted on 22nd Jun 2020 by John Rosie

There has often been something very distinctive about UK jazz. It has constantly absorbed innovations from across the Atlantic but there have been wid …

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Black Lives Matter

Posted on 12th Jun 2020 by John Rosie

A statement from the trustees of the National Jazz Archive.   As trustees of the National Jazz Archive we recognise the enormity of recent events i …

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June's newsletter

Posted on 5th Jun 2020 by John Rosie

This month's varied newsletter provides an update on Darius Brubeck, who is now recovering after his serious illness. We have an update on the Nation …

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Call for a Social Media volunteer

Posted on 21st May 2020 by John Rosie

If you're interested in developing your social media skills, this could be the opportunity for you.  The National Jazz Archive is actively seeking c …

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