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Jazz and China

Tad Hershorn, archivist at the Institute of Jazz Studies, explores the possibilities of a thriving jazz scene in a country where the art form was once censored.

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Wanted: Jazz Champion Who Just Can’t Keep A Secret

Quick: Where is the largest, most comprehensive jazz archive and research center in the world?  New Orleans?  St.

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Strike Up the Band: Mostly Free Music, Dance at Rutgers University-Newark, This Spring

(above) The Lula Washington Dance Theater, in concert on Feb. 26

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Visiting Scholars Bring Noteworthy Archives to Light at Institute of Jazz Studies

Thanks to the work of three visiting researchers and one hard working intern/resident at the Institute for Jazz Studies (IJS), the archives of two hidden heroes of the mid-20th century jazz scene have been fully processe

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Rutgers University-Newark and Community Partners Celebrate Newark’s “Super” Jazz Heritage

On Super Bowl Media Day, Tuesday, January 28, the Rutgers Office of University-Community Partnerships hosted “A Super Celebration of Jazz Saxophones at Rutgers University-Newark.” This historic campus-community cultural

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