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 2, Number 1 (Fall 1977) view cover


"How Many of You Are There in the Quartet?"

By Paul Desmond

[reprinted from Punch magazine, January 1973]

60 Years of Recorded Jazz

Article by Dan Morgenstern

Zawinul From Birdland to 'Birdland'

Interview by Sy Johnson; cover illustration by Bob Delboy

Insight: How Red Scare Closed Early Integrated Clubs

Interview by Tom Piazza

Letters

People

Festivals

Notes

Gallery: Art Pepper

Photos by Veryl Oakland and Mitchell Seidel

Reviews

[Butterbeans & Susie; Baby Laurence: Dancemaster; Sy Oliver and his Orchestra: Above All]

[J.A.T.P. In Tokyo: Live At The Nichigeki Theatre; Milt Jackson: At The Kosei Nenkin; John Coltrane: Afro-Blue Impressions]

Time Capsules

Reviews of reissues, by John McDonough

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

Books

Rehearsal Bands

By Bill Schremp

Woodshed: Melody Lines for Three Blues Progressions

By Carl Strommen

Bookings

Where major groups are playing nationally

Fragments

By Vincent Pelote

Answers to your jazz history questions

Volume 2, Number 2 (Winter 1978) view cover


Tapping Back Into View

Interview of Chuck Green by Jane Goldberg

John Hammond's Own Story

Excerpts from John Hammond On Record: An Autobiography

[Billie Holiday, Mildred Bailey, Benny Goodman, Bessie Smith, Charlie Christian]

Insight: Jimmy McPartland Recalls Condon Boys' Beginning

Interview by Bill Esposito

Ron Carter: New Giant of the Bass

Interview by Milt Hinton; cover illustration by Bob Delboy

Letters

Notes

Gallery: Keith Jarrett

Text and photos by Sy Johnson

Reviews

On The Record

Thumbnail reviews by Randy Savicky

Books

Waxings

By Jeff Barr

Clues in the search for hard-to-get records

[Shopping in Japan]

Soundings

By Harry Pearson

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

Rehearsal Bands

By Bill Schremp

[Repertoire]

Woodshed: Ed Xiques Saxophone Embouchure Exercise

By Carl Strommen

Bookings

Where major groups are playing nationally

Fragments

By Vincent Pelote

Answers to your jazz history questions

Volume 2, Number 3 (Spring 1978) view cover


And Now, the Emerging Wacko Countess Carla Bley!!!

Interview and photos by Sy Johnson; cover graphic by Bob Delboy

Red Garland Returns From Exile

Interview by Herb Wong

Smithsonian Oral History: A Look at the Program and a Sample Interview

Article by Fred Frailey; Interview by Milt Hinton

Insight: Jazz Marshall Plan

Article by Donald J. Brewer

Letters

Notes

Gallery: Charles Mingus Atlantic Recording Session

Text and photos by Sy Johnson

First Take: Tony Scott

By Burt Korall

Reviews

On The Record

Thumbnail reviews by Randy Savicky

Waxings

By Bill Esposito

Clues in the search for hard-to-get records

[Collecting experiences]

Woodshed: Charlie Parker's "Embraceable You" Take 1 & 2 Solo Transcriptions

By Carl Strommen

Rehearsal Bands

By Bill Schremp

[Repertoire]

Bookings

Where major groups are playing nationally

Fragments

By Vincent Pelote

Answers to your jazz history questions

Volume 2, Number 4 (Summer 1978) view cover


Eubie!! Mr. Ragtime Talks Jazz

Interview and photos by Frederick G. Vogel

Phil Woods, King of the Alto

Interview by Herb Wong; cover graphic by Bob Delboy

Success Story: Self-Made Records

Article by Ted Fox

[Errol Parker, JCOA/NMDS, Joe Ruddick, Rashied Ali, et al.]

Toward a Jazz History

Analysis by Stanley Dance

[Leroy Ostransky: Understanding Jazz; Frank Tirro: Jazz: A History; James Lincoln Collier: The Making Of Jazz: A Comprehensive History]

Letters

Notes

Festivals

Gallery: Sonny Stitt

Text and photos by John A. Mitchell

First Take: Ted Curson

By Burt Korall

Books

Reviews

On The Record

Thumbnail reviews by Randy Savicky

Time Capsules

Reviews of reissues

Nessa Records Comes Of Age

By Jerry DeMuth

Waxings

By Dan Morgenstern

Clues in the search for hard-to-get records

[Brian Rust: discography; Jan Evensmo solography]

Woodshed: John Coltrane's "Outer World" Solo Transcription by Andrew White

By Carl Strommen

Bookings

Where major groups are playing nationally

Fragments

By Vincent Pelote

Answers to your jazz history questions