WWNO radio producer Fred Kasten interviews legends of New Orleans jazz in his monthly Talkin' Jazz series held at Old U.S. Mint in partnership with the New Orleans Jazz NHP.
Click here for Dr. Sherrie Tuckers' research study, A Feminist Perspective on New Orleans Jazzwomen
Tulane University Hogan Jazz Archives
Click here to access the online collection published by Tulane University's Hogan Jazz Archives entitled the Jazz Archivist.
Did You Know?
Jazz music was born in New Orleans at the turn of the twentieth century, a combination of many musical styles, including blues, gospel and ragtime. The originality of the art form came from its focus on improvisation.