Jazz Research Papers and Reports

This section is in chronological order and deals with reports and research papers on jazz

National Endowment for the Arts Research Report 31 Scott DeVeaux

Author” Scott DeVeaux

Publisher: National Endowment for the Arts

1995

A Policy for Jazz in England

The Arts Council published a policy for the support of jazz in 1996 and then 4 years later it was abandoned  In Paragraph 62 ot the policy the Arts Council say clearly that they will implement the policy over five years, yet when it was dropped there was no evaluation by the Arts Council of their activities in implementing the policy and how much of what they intended had been achieved.

Author: Arts Council England

Publisher: Arts Council England

1996

The Duke’s Man – Ellington, Shakespeare and Jazz Adaptation

Author: Terence Hawkes

2004

Learning Jazz Improvisation

Phd Thesis

Kathy Dyson

2006

The Jazz Economy Parts 1, 2 and 3

Jazz UK in three consecutive issues; September/October 2004, November/December 2004 and January /February 2005 published an in depth survey of the jazz scene in Britain. The contributors were Brian Blain, Emma Kendon, Peter Vacher, Pete Martin,Godfrey Pratt and John Fordham. I have reproduced the reports here. The report was subtitled a “A Labour of Love.”

Authors: Brian Blain, Emma Kendon, Peter Vacher, Pete Martin,Godfrey Pratt and John Fordham.

Publisher: Jazz UK

September/October 2004, November/December 2004 and January /February 2005

The Value Of Jazz In Britain

Authors: Mykaell Riley and Dave Laing

Publisher: Jazz Services

December 2006

A Brief History of British Jazz Women

Authors: Dr Catherine Parsonage and Dr Kathy Dyson

Publisher: Fondazione Adkins Chiti Donne in Musica

2007

Jazz Services Media Report

Authors: Mykaell Riley and Dave Laing

Publisher: Jazz Services

2009

Value Of Jazz In Britain II

Authors: Mykaell Riley and Dave Laing

Publisher: Jazz Services

October 2010

A Literature Review of the Jazz Audience

Author: Produced by Bijan Warner

Publisher: The Jazz Education Network

August 2010

Jazz in the Media 

Author: Hester Briggs

Publisher: Jazz Services

September 2012

Rhythm Changes Statistical Overview Of Five Partner Countries

Authors: Edited by Tony Whyton and Christa Bruckner-Haring

Publisher: Institute for Jazz Research,
University of Music and Performing Arts Graz

2013

Changes in the attendance of young adults at jazz events

Author: Chris Hodgkins

Publisher: Arts Marketing An International Journal – Emerald

March 2013

Working Lives In Black British Jazz

Authors: Mark Banks, Jill Ebrey and Jason Toynbee

Publisher: Open University

April 2014

Jazz Heritage Wales Annual Review 2016

Author: Jen Wilson

Publisher: Jazz Heritage Wales

2016

25 Years of the London Jazz Festival

Authors:Emma Webster and George McKay

Publisher: University of East Anglia

2017

Jazz Heritage Wales Annual Review 2017

Author: Jen Wilson

Publisher: Jazz Heritage Wales

2017