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Leonardo Acosta, Cubano Be, Cubano Bop: One Hundred Years of Jazz in Cuba (Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution Press, 2003)

Louis Armstrong, In His Own Words: Selected Writings ed. by Thomas David Borthers (New York, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1999)

E. Taylor Atkins, Blue Nippon: Authenticating Jazz in Japan (Duke University Press, 2001)

Armando Bausch, Jazz in Europa (Trier: Editions Phi, 1985)

Otto Bender, Swing unterm Hakenkreuz in Hamburg 1933-1943 (Hamburg: Christians, 1993)

Laurence Bergreen, Louis Armstrong: An Extravagant Life (New York: Broadway Books, 1997)

Imamu Amiri Baraka (LeRoi Jones) Blues People: the Negro Experience in White America and the Music that Developed from It (Edinburgh: Payback Press, 1995)

Joachim-Ernst Berendt, Das Jazz-Buch: von New Orleans bis in die achtziger Jahre; mit ausführlicher Diskographie. Überarb. u. fortgef. von Günther Huesmann. (Frankfurt am Main, 1997)

Ian Carr, Music Outside: Contemporary Jazz in Britain, (London: Latimer, 1972)

Robert Crunden, Body and Soul: The Making of American Modernism. Art, Music and Letters in the Jazz Age (New York: Basic Books, 2000)

Linda Dahl, Stormy Weather: The Music and Lives of a Century of Jazzwomen (New York: Pantheon Books, 1984)

Michael Danzi, American Musicians in Germany, 1924-1939: Memoirs of the Jazz Entertainment and Music World of Berlin During the Weimar Republic and the Nazi Era (Frankfurt/Main: Rücker, 1985)

Miles Davis with Quincy Troupe, Miles: The Autobiography (New York: Simon and Schuster, 1990)

Ian Carr, Digby Fairweather and Brian Priestley, eds., Jazz: the Essential Companion (London: Paladin Grafton Books, 1990)

Lewis A. Erenberg, Swingin' the Dream: Big Band Jazz and the Rebirth of American Culture (Chicago, Ill.: University of Chicago Press, 1998)

Gerry Farrell," Reflecting Surfaces: Indian Music in Popular Music and Jazz" in Popular Music, 1988, 7(2): 189-206.

Leo Feigin, ed., Russian Jazz (London: Quartet, 1985)

Samuel A. Floyd, jr., The Power of Black Music: Interpreting its History from Africa to the United States (New York, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1995)

John Gilmore, Swinging in Paradise: The Story of Jazz in Montréal (Montréal: Vehicule, 1988)

Paul Gilroy, The Black Atlantic: Modernity and Double-Consciousness (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1995)

Ted Gioia, The History of Jazz (New York, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1997)

Jim Godbolt, A History of Jazz in Britain 1950-70 (London: Quartet, 1989)

Jim Godbolt, A History of Jazz in Britain II: 1970-1979 (London: Quartet, 1989)

Chris Goddard, Jazz Away from Home (New York, London: Paddington Press, 1979)

Robert Goffin, Aux frontières du jazz (Paris: Édition du Sagittaire, 1932)

André Hodeir, Hommes et problèmes du jazz, (Paris: Au Portulan/Flammarion, 1954)

Eric J. Hobsbawm, The Jazz Scene (New York: Pantheon, 1993; 1st ed. London, 1959 published under the pseudonym Francis Newton)

Eric J. Hobsbawm, "On the Reception of Jazz in Europe" in Theo Mäusli, ed., Jazz und Sozialgeschichte (Zurich: Chronos 1994): 13- 21.

Chief Bassey Ita, Jazz in Nigeria: An Outline Cultural History (Calibar: Radical House, 1984)

Ekkehard Jost, Europas Jazz, 1960-1980 (Frankfurt/Main: Fischer Taschenbuch, 1987)

Ekkehard Jost, Sozialgeschichte des Jazz in den USA (Hofheim: Wolke-Verlag, 1991)

Michael G. Kater, Different Drummers: Jazz in the Culture of Nazi Germany (Oxford University Press, 1997)

Bill Kirchner, ed., The Oxford Companion to Jazz (Oxford, New York: Oxford University Press, October 2000)

Wolfram Knauer, ed., Jazz in Europa (Hofheim: Wolke-Verlag, 1994)

Dietrich Heinz Kraner, Jazz in Austria, (Vienna: Universal Edition, 1972)

Lucien Malson, Histoire du jazz et de la musique afro-américaine, (Paris: Union générale d'éditions, 1967, 2nd ed. 1976)

Brian Matthew, Trad Mad (London: World Distributors, 1960)

Bill Moody, Jazz Exiles: American Musicians Abroad (Reno: University of Nevada Press, 1993)

Paul Oliver, "Jazz Is Where You Find It: The European Experience of Jazz" in C. W. E. Bigsby, ed., Superculture: American Popular Culture and Europe, (London: Elek, 1975): 140-51.

Berndt Ostendorf, "Subversive Reeducation? Jazz as a liberating force in Germany and Europe" Revue Francaise d'Etudes Américaines, Bernard Vincent Ed. Hors séries: Play it again Sim: Hommages à Sim Copans (December 2001): 54-72.

Hugues Panassié, Le jazz hot (Paris: Corêa, 1934)

Hugues Panassié, La Veritable Musique de Jazz (Paris: Laffont, 1946)

Burton W. Peretti, The Creation of Jazz: Music, Race, and Culture in Urban America (Urbana, Ill.: University of Illinois Press, 1992)

Burton W. Peretti, Jazz in American Culture (Chicago, Ill.: Dee, 1997)

Michel Perrin, Le jazz a cent ans (Paris: France-Empire, 1984)

Henry Pleasants, Death of a Music? The Decline of the European Tradition and the Rise of Jazz (London: Jazz Book Club/Gollancz, 1962)

Uta G. Poiger, Jazz, Rock, and Rebels: Cold War Politics and American Culture in a Divided Germany (Berkeley, Calif.: University of Califoria Press, 2000)

Bernd Polster, ed., "Swing Heil": Jazz im Nationalsozialismus (Berlin: Transit Buchverlag, 1989)

John Storm Roberts, Latin Jazz: The First Fusion, 1900-Today (New York: Schirmer Books, 1999)

David H. Rosenthal, "Jazz in the Ghetto, 1950-70" in Popular Music, 1987, 7(1): 51-56.

Gunther Schuller, Early Jazz: Its Roots and Early Development (Oxford University Press, 1986)

Coco Schumann, Der Ghetto-Swinger (Munich: dtv, 1999)

David Sharp, Randall Snyder and Jon. J. Hischke, An Outline History of American Jazz, 2nd ed. (Dubuque, IA: Kendall/Hunt Publishing Company, 1999)

Ben Sidran, Black Talk: How the Music of Black America Created a Radical Alternative to the Values of Western Literary Tradition (New York, Chicago, San Francisco: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1971)

S. Frederick Starr, Red and Hot: The Fate of Jazz in the Soviet Union, 1917 - 1980 (Oxford University Press, 1997)

S. Frederick Starr, Louis Moreau Gottschalk (Chicago, Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2000)

S. Frederick Starr, "Der frühe Jazz: Legende und Wirklichkeit" in Klaus Wolbert (ed.), That´s Jazz: Der Sound des 20. Jahrhunderts (Frankfurt am Main, 1997): 79-102.

Jack Sullivan, New World Symphonies: How American Culture Changed European Music (Yale University Press, 1999)

John F. Szwed, Jazz 101: A Complete Guide to Learning and Loving Jazz (New York: Hyperion, 2000)

Barry Ulanov, A History of Jazz in America (New York: The Viking Press, 1952)

Boris Vian, Autres écrits sur le jazz (Paris: Christian Bourgois, 1981)

Boris Vian, Round About Close to Midnight (London: Quartet, 1988)

Joe Viera, Jazz: Musik unserer Zeit (Schaftlach: Oreos-Verlag, 1992)

Reinhold Wagnleiner, Coca-Colonization and the Cold War: The Cultural Mission of the United States in Austria after the Second World War (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1994, 2nd ed. 2001)

Reinhold Wagnleitner and Elaine Tyler May (eds.), "Here, There and Everywhere": The Foreign Politics of American Popular Culture (Hanover, NH: University Press of New England, 2000)

Reinhold Wagnleitner, "The Empire of the Fun, or Talkin´ Soviet Union Blues" in Diplomatic History vol. 2, no. 3 (Summer 1999): 499-524.

Reinhold Wagnleitner, "´No Commodity Is Quite So Strange As This Thing Called Cultural Exchange´: The Foreign Politics of American Pop Culture Hegemony" in Amerikastudien/American Studies 46 3(2001): 443-470.

Geoffrey C. Ward and Ken Burns, Jazz: An Illustrated History (New York: Knopf, 2000)

Norman C. Weinstein, A Night in Tunisia: Imaginings of Africa in Jazz (Metuchen, NJ: Scarecrow 1992)

Otto Werner, The Latin Influence on Jazz (Dubuque, IA: Kendall/Hunt, 1992)

Kevin Whitehead, New Dutch Swing (New York: Watson-Guptill, 1998)

Kevin Whitehead, "Jazz Worldwide" in John Edward Hasse, (ed.), Jazz: The First Century (New York: HarperCollins, 2000): 169-193.

Mike Williams, The Australian Jazz Explosion (Sydney: Angus & Robertson, 1981)

Klaus Wolbert, ed., That's Jazz: der Sound des 20. Jahrhunderts. Eine Musik-, Personen-, Kultur-, Sozial- und Mediengeschichte des Jazz von den Anfängen bis zur Gegenwart (Frankfurt am Main: Zweitausendeins, 1997)

Mike Zwerin, La tristesse de Saint Louis: Jazz Under the Nazis (New York: William Morrow, 1987)


Jazz Bibliography by Peter Wicke


Down Beat (Chicago, seit 1934)


Jazz Magazine

Jazz Pages


Jazz Media Resources on the Internet

Offbeat Magazine

The Jazz Thing

Jazz USA


William Claxton Photography

Gallery 41: Interviews, photographs, sounds

William P. Gottlieb: Photographs from the Golden Age of Jazz from The Music Division of the Library of Congress



Building a Jazz Library: BBC

What is Jazz? Four lectures by Dr. Billy Taylor at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C

Wolfram Knauer, Jazz: Ein Überblick über die Jazzgeschichte (Jazz Institut Darmstadt)

The History of Jazz Music

Richard V. Duffy, Jazz Definitions

Terry Teachout, "Jazz Masterpieces: A Finale" in Commentary, January 2000

Blues and Jazz Discography Link Page

A Map of Jazz Styles by Joachim Berendt and Joe Germuska, "The Jazz Book"

Jazz Styles

Die Stilarten des Jazz

History of Jazz Timeline from allaboutjazz

American Cultural History: The Twentieth Century (Kingwood College Library)

A Chronological Subject Guide To American Popular Music 1900-1950 (Kingwood College Library)

American Music from 1950 to Present (Kingwood College Library)

Margo Jefferson, "When Black America Triumphed in France" The New York Times, 3 October 2000

Absolutely Jazz

America´s Jazz Heritage: The Smithsonian

America´s Jazz Heritage Exhibitions

Center for Black Music Research

Contemporary Jazz

Contemporary List of Jazzlinks

Culturekiosque Jazznet

Europe Jazz Network

International Association of Jazz Educators

Internet Big Band and Jazz Hall of Fame

European Free Improvisation Pages

Jazz Art

Jazz Education and Musicianship

The Jazz Institute of Chicago

Jazz-Institut Darmstadt

Jazz Labels

Jazz Labels on the Internet

Jazz at Lincoln Center

Jazz Market

Jazz Online

Jazz Review

Jazz Roots


Leonard Feather

The Louis Armstrong Jazz Oral History Project: Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture

Lost Jazz Shrines

The Red Hot Jazz Archive

Satchmo Meets Amadeus

The William Ransom Hogan Archive of New Orleans Jazz, Tulane University

The World Of Jazz Improvisation

The World of Jazz and Its Originators

WWOZ: New Orleans Community Radio - Your Jazz and Heritage Station Online

WWOZ Jazz Links