Category Archives: Jazz

Sings Lullabys of Birdland

Chris Connor loves to belt out those old jazz classics on the library deck, where there’s no one to give her The Shush. In this photo: Chris Connor, Michael Lee and Anne Lake. Photo by Liz Tousey.

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Angel Eyes

Er, Angel Eyes.  If you’re looking for the New Groves, they’re on the bookshelves behind you. In this photo: Denielle Buenger and Lisa Disinger.  Photo by Liz Tousey.

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Favorites

In this photo: Louis Armstrong and Ted Hunter.  Photo by UNCG Music Library at the University of North Carolina in Greensboro.

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The Best of Bill Evans

Houa and Terry show off the new M&M music editing stations to Bill Evans. Mr. Evans was impressed and wished this set-up had been available back in his day. In this photo: Bill Evans, Houa and Terry.  Photo by the … Continue reading

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The Light in the Wilderness

Look toward the light. In this photo: Dave Brubeck, Kristina Moore and Jario Duarte-Lopez.  Photo by Gerry Szymanski from Sibley Music Library at the Eastman School of Music in Rochester.

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Mingus, Mingus, Mingus, Mingus, Mingus

Charles Mingus is happy to set up one of the library’s turntables for a patron to do some listening. In this photo: Charles Mingus and John Shifley.  Photo by Liz Tousey.

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Like Someone in Love

Ella Fitzgerald stops to reminisce about that wild night at the Basie/Getz concert at Lincoln Center. In this photo: Ella Fitzgerald, Jamie Leigh Sampson and Andrew Smith.  Photo by Liz Tousey.

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