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Jazz: Home

Locations of Music Materials


Hawthorne-Longfellow Library, 3rd floor
Beckwith Music Library (published in the last 2 years)
ML: Books about jazz music and jazz musicians
MT: Jazz instruction and study, including analyses of compositions and method books


Beckwith Music Library, Gibson Hall
M: Scores and performance editions   

Sound and Video Recordings:

Beckwith Music Library, Gibson Hall

Journals and Magazines

Beckwith Music Library, Gibson Hall (current issues)
Hawthorne-Longfellow, Library, Basement (past issues)

Reference Collections:

Beckwith Music Library or Hawthorne Longfellow Library;
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Quick Links

Quick Links

Grove Music Online--The online bio-biographical encyclopedia of music; includes The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz and other reference sources available through Oxford Music Online.

Naxos Music Library Jazz--A streaming blues and jazz collection of recordings from the Naxos labels and over 150 other record labels.

Other Journal and Research Indexes and Databases

Other Online Audio and Video Recordings

Your Librarian

Karen Jung
Hawthorne-Longfellow Library

Bowdoin College