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Newsletter No. 3 for 2022

Posted on 6th Apr 2022 by Thomas Kuglin

Welcome to our third newsletter for 2022. It contains a reminder that a few tickets are still available for our next fundraising concert, with the wonderful Elaine Delmar and Her Friends featuring the legendary jazz guitarist Jim Mullen, on Saturday 9 April 2022. You can book tickets for the concert, but they are subject to availability. We als …

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New chair opportunity

Posted on 2nd Mar 2022 by Thomas Kuglin

The National Jazz Archive is seeking to appoint a new Chair of Trustees in 2022. The Archive, formed in 1988, is a Charitable Incorporated Organisation (CIO) which aims to safeguard and celebrate the rich cultural heritage of jazz in the UK. The Archive holds the UK’s finest resource of printed and visual jazz-related material, along with an imp …

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Newsletter No. 2 for 2022

Posted on 23rd Feb 2022 by Thomas Kuglin

Our second newsletter for 2022 contains the latest update on our next fundraising concert, with the simply amazing Elaine Delmar and Her Friends featuring the legendary jazz guitarist Jim Mullen, on Saturday 9 April 2022. You can book tickets for the concert, subject to availability. Whether you were at our fundraising last month or not you ca …

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National Jazz Archive partners with Art UK

Posted on 2nd Feb 2022 by Thomas Kuglin

The National Jazz Archive is pleased to announce an exciting new partnership with Art UK, where the Archive joins their ever-expanding list of British institutions making artworks available for learning, enjoyment, and research. With image licensing and prints available too, our collaboration can even help you bring a little bit of the Archive to …

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Newsletter No. 1 for 2022

Posted on 26th Jan 2022 by Thomas Kuglin

Our first newsletter for a new year contains the latest update on our fundraising concerts for 2022 and an opportunity to hear Paul Kaufman, Chair of our Trustees, interviewed on The Jazz Show by musician and DJ Robin Phillips during his weekly Friday night show for Delux Radio, where he interviews a wide range of jazz personalities. You can li …

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Paul Kaufman on The Jazz Show with Robin Phillips

Posted on 26th Jan 2022 by Thomas Kuglin

Paul Kaufman, Chair of Trustees of the National Jazz Archive was interviewed by Robin Phillips on his radio programme ‘The Jazz Show’ broadcast on Delux Radio. Paul tells the story of the Archive and its aim to present the past, present and future of the rich cultural heritage of jazz and how we are safeguarding it for future generations of …

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Newsletter No. 10 for 2021

Posted on 22nd Dec 2021 by Thomas Kuglin

Welcome to our tenth and last e-newsletter of 2021 with news of our upcoming concerts in 2022 and our collaboration with JazzFM with the latest of the ‘Lost Tapes’ broadcast on Boxing Day. Don't forget to sign up to automatically receive our free monthly emails with news about the Archive. A special two-hour programme 26 December at 7 pm on …

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JazzFM Boxing Day treat – Tony Bennett

Posted on 22nd Dec 2021 by Thomas Kuglin

A special two-hour programme profiling Tony Bennett will be broadcast on Sunday 26 December at 7 pm on JazzFM, the world’s largest commercial radio station. The show will, to quote from JazzFM, “via a series of never-before-heard tapes from the National Jazz Archive, give a rare glimpse into Tony’s world through interviews recorded by jour …

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Our 2021 virtual AGM

Posted on 15th Dec 2021 by Thomas Kuglin

The National Jazz Archive held its second virtual Annual General Meeting on 6 December 2021.  Since the restrictions brought about in response to the Covid-19 pandemic, the use of videotelephony has enabled charity organisations to maintain contact both internally, as well as with partners and supporters. The National Jazz Archive has been no ex …

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Join us for our 2021 AGM

Posted on 24th Nov 2021 by Thomas Kuglin

With COVID-19 still a concern for many, the National Jazz Archive will again hold our Annual General Meeting virtually this year at 7pm on the 6th December 2021. Join us at the meeting to find out all about the many Archive activities from the past year. The proceedings will last approximately 60 minutes and there is an agenda listing the princi …

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