Upcoming Conference: Documenting Jazz 2020

Birmingham is hosting 2020’s Documenting Jazz conference in January.

Birmingham City University is pleased to announce the Call for Papers for the Documenting Jazz conference, to be held on 16–18 January 2020. Now in its second year, Documenting Jazz brings together colleagues from across the academic, archive, library, and museum sectors to explore and discuss documenting jazz.

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AGM 2019

Our Annual General Meeting 2019 took place in the Civil Service Club, London on the 27th April. Congratulations to our newly-elected committee, consisting of: Chairman: Michael Coates Vice-chairman: Roger Boyes Treasurer: Grant Elliot Secretary: Quentin Bryar Meetings: Antony Pepper Other members: Frank Griffith (Artistic adviser) Patrick Olsen (Blue Light editor) Charlie Dyson Gareth Evans George Duncan John Lucas Pedro Cravinho The Jazz Centre Roy Tresadern was on hand to give an introduction to the UK Jazz Centre at Southend-on-Sea.