Jazz Magazine (1976-1980)

A complete annotated index compiled by Michael Fitzgerald
Thanks to Tom Stites (Editor and Publisher) and Peter Keepnews (Contributing Editor/Managing Editor)

Volume 1

Volume 2

Volume 3

Volume 4

Volume 3, Number 1 (Fall 1978) view cover


Carmen McRae, Perfectionist

Interview by Harvey Siders; cover graphic by Bob Delboy

Here Come the Jazz Choirs

Article by Doug Anderson

Organ Trios Still Roar

Article by Tony Outhwaite

Letters

Notes

Gallery: Sarah Vaughan

Text and photos by Mitchell Seidel

First Take: Teddi King

By Burt Korall

Woodshed: Eddie Jefferson

Article and transcription of "I'm in the Mood for Love" and "Moody's Mood for Love"

by Carol Crawford

Books

Reviews

[Abdullah Ibrahim: The Journey; David Eyges: The Captain; Mike Santiago: Entity; Bruce Ditmas: Aeray Dust; Gil Goldstein: Pure as Rain]

[Art Blakey: Live Messengers; Jackie McLean: Hipnosis; Lee Morgan: The Procrastinator; Chick Corea: Circulus; Stanley Turrentine: Jubilee Shouts]

On The Record

Thumbnail reviews by Randy Savicky

Time Capsules

Reviews of reissues

Waxings

By Dan Morgenstern

Clues in the search for hard-to-get records

Bookings

Where major groups are playing nationally

Fragments

By Vincent Pelote

Answers to your jazz history questions

Volume 3, Number 2 (Spring 1979) view cover


Bird's Rainbow

Essay by Associate Editor Tom Piazza

Remembering Charles Mingus

Text and photos by Sy Johnson

Jazz at the Top of the World

By Arnold Jay Smith

Letters

Notes

First Take: Brecker Brothers

By Burt Korall

Books

Reviews

[Ornette Coleman: Body Meta; Paul Desmond: Paul Desmond; Thad Jones & Mel Lewis: The Thad Jones-Mel Lewis Quartet; Charlie Haden & Hampton Hawes: As Long As There's Music; Jim Hall & Red Mitchell: Jim Hall-Red Mitchell]

On The Record

Thumbnail reviews by Randy Savicky

Time Capsules

Reviews of reissues

Soundings

By Harry Pearson

A jazz-lover's audio and record-care guide

Waxings

By Dan Morgenstern

Clues in the search for hard-to-get records

Woodshed: Transcription and Analysis of Miles Davis's Solo on "So What"

By David Wild

Bookings

Where major groups are playing nationally

Rehearsal Bands

By Bill Schremp

Fragments

By Vincent Pelote

Answers to your jazz history questions

Volume 3, Number 3 (Summer 1979) view cover


Thad and Mel Go Pfffft

By Ed Newton

Gary Burton's Many Facets

Assessment by Neil Tesser; cover and color graphics by Bob Delboy

Insight: Clark Terry…

Interview by Doug Ramsey

…and Buddy Tate

Interview by Bill Esposito

Letters

Notes

Gallery: Archie Shepp

Text and photos by John Mitchell

First Take: Dave Brubeck

By Burt Korall

Reviews

[Clifford Brown & Max Roach: Live At The Beehive; Don Byas & Bud Powell: A Tribute To Cannonball; Duke Ellington: Unknown Session; Charles Mingus: Nostalgia In Times Square; Thelonious Monk: Always Know; Lester Young: Lester Leaps In]

On The Record

Thumbnail reviews by Randy Savicky

Time Capsules

Reviews of reissues

Waxings

By Dan Morgenstern

Clues in the search for hard-to-get records

Woodshed: Trumpet Technique

By Mike Carubia

[excerpts from Legit Etudes for the Jazz Oriented Player by Glenn Drewes and Mike Ross]

Bookings

Where major groups are playing nationally

Rehearsal Bands

By Bill Schremp

Fragments

By Vincent Pelote

Answers to your jazz history questions

Volume 3, Number 4 (Fall 1979) view cover


Record Industry Droops But Jazz Plays On

By Charles Paikert

Insight: Bill Barber: Birth of Cool Tuba

Interview by Scott Kevin Fish

A Jazz Odyssey

Interview of David Bailey by Arnold Jay Smith

Stan Kenton, 1912-1979

Article by Peter Keepnews; cover and color graphics by Bob Delboy

Letters

Soundings

By Charles Graham

A jazz-lover's audio and record-care guide

Waxings

By Dan Morgenstern

Clues in the search for hard-to-get records

Bookings

Where major groups are playing nationally

Rehearsal Bands

By Bill Schremp

Notes

Books

First Take: Milt Hinton

By Burt Korall

Gallery: Dexter Gordon and Friends

Photos by Morty Yoss and Carol Friedman

Woodshed: Exploring Roots of 'The Kenton Sound'

By Bob Curnow

Reviews

[Passion; Man Of The Light; Solo Violin; Zbigniew Seifert; Oregon: Violin; Charlie Mariano: Helen Twelve Trees]

[Courage; Milagre Dos Peixes; Geraes; Minas; Milton Nascimento; Milton; Clube Da Esquina; Milton; Journey To Dawn; Native Dancer]

On The Record

Thumbnail reviews by Randy Savicky

Time Capsules

Reviews of reissues

Fragments

By Vincent Pelote

Answers to your jazz history questions