For more than 50 years, the award-winning JazzTimes has covered the jazz music scene in all its complexity with verve and skill. From straight-ahead to fusion, smooth to avant-garde, singers to saxophonists, it’s all included, brought to you 10 times a year by an illustrious list of journalists, critics, photographers and artists. Often controversial, always entertaining, JazzTimes is a favorite of musicians and fans alike.
In-depth profiles and interviews with premier artists by some of music’s leading journalists, as well as historical articles and explorations of current themes and trends.
Before & After
One of the magazine’s most popular departments, this candid listening session enables readers to learn what artists think of the music of their peers and predecessors, and how they listen.
This front-of-the-book section mixes profiles of up-and-coming artists with news about special events and projects in the jazz world.
Jazz’s top players and singers offer essential lessons on technique, stagecraft, business negotiations, career-building and more in this regular instructional column.
Our expert team of critics evaluates the latest albums, books, films and live performances.
JazzTimes’ annual guides to jazz education programs (winter and summer), festivals and venues provide comprehensive information about institutions that are crucial to the jazz community.
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