Jazz Heritage Wales is based at Swansea Metropolitan University’s Library at Townhill Campus. Founded in 1986 by pianist and historian Jen Wilson, they became a registered charity in 1998.Jazz Heritage Wales celebrated their 20th Anniversary with a Gala Evening attended by Dame Cleo Laine and Sir John Dankworth in 2006. Jazz Heritage Wales is run by a Board of Trustees. Jazz Heritage Wales, incorporating the Women In Jazz Swansea Jazz Archive Collection, is a registered Charitable Trust no. 1068022.
Jazz Heritage Wales have just published their Annual Review for 2016 and it details the incredible amount of work they have undertaken during the past year. An impressive organisation.
Please read the Annual Review here: Jazz Heritage Wales Annual Review 2016