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We're recruiting an Archivist
Friday 29th June 2018

The NJA is looking for a part time Archivist to develop our services on site and digitally, to help build our collections, and to diversify and expand our reach.

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June newsletter out now
Wednesday 20th June 2018

Read this month's newsletter with all our latest news - including our upcoming fundraising concert with Julian Marc Stringle, the International Duke Ellington Study Group Conference, Don Lusher and this month's Jazz Reminiscence interview with Derek Coller.

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The Julian Marc Stringle Quartet
Friday 23rd March 2018

The Julian Marc Stringle Quartet play the music made famous by Benny Goodman, Buddy de Franco and Artie Shaw at our next Loughton fundraiser on Saturday 23 June

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Read our March newsletter
Tuesday 13th March 2018

All the latest news from the Jazz Archive - as well as drummer Jackie Free, trumpeter and band leader Rod Hamer, photographer Val Wilmer, Blues Matters! and more

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February newsletter out now
Tuesday 20th February 2018

Read about our upcoming big band concert in Loughton, the Rhythm and Reaction exhibition, this month's Jazz reminiscence interview with drummer Crissy Lee and our collection of jazz programmes in our latest newsletter

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Read our January newsletter
Thursday 25th January 2018

Featuring the Rhythm and Reaction exhibition, alto maestro and long-time Duke Ellington sideman Johnny Hodges, our Jazz reminiscence interview with musician John Whitehead and more

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New December newsletter out now
Saturday 2nd December 2017

Read about all our latest news - including Clark and Stan Tracey, the December 1937 issue of Musical News and Dance Band, and this month's oral history highlight on jazz photographer Brian O’Connor.

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