Category Archives: Arts

Be-Bop, Re-Bop: Bop

The Video/Audio below is an excerpt from the 10th show of my radio series Voices and Freedoms: A History of Jazz, based on my 1976 book of the same name.  This focuses on one of the greatest revolutions in jazz: … Continue reading

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The Jazz Age

The Video/Audio below is an excerpt from the 6th show of my radio series Voices and Freedoms: A History of Jazz, based on my 1976 book of the same name.  This show is about the so-called Jazz Age, which ran … Continue reading

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Regression or Revival?

The Video/Audio below is an excerpt from the 12th show of my radio series Voices and Freedoms: A History of Jazz, based on my 1976 book of the same name.  The 16-part series played across the nation for five years … Continue reading

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