Free Jazz: A Research and Information Guide offers carefully selected and annotated sources on free jazz, with comprehensive coverage of English-language academic books, journal articles, and dissertations, and selective coverage of trade books, popular periodicals, documentary films, scores, Masters’ theses, online texts, and materials in other languages.
Free Jazz will be a major reference tool for students, faculty, librarians, artists, scholars, critics, and serious fans navigating this literature.
Table of Contents
Introduction General Works Pioneers New York 1 – The New Thing Chicago, St. Louis, Los Angeles, and Other US Scenes International New York 2 – Loft Jazz, Downtown, and Beyond Index
Jeff Schwartz is a reference librarian at the Santa Monica Public Library and a working bassist.