Five Philadelphia jazz organizations are engaged in a collaborative discovery process to preserve, interpret, and share Philadelphia's expansive jazz history. Leading figures in the local jazz community laid the groundwork for a sustainable Philly Jazz Archive, which represents the first coordinated effort to identify and preserve original source materials that tell the story of the city's vibrant jazz tradition.
What We Do
Right now we are surveying the material culture (photos, programs, letters, music manuscripts, videos, etc.) of members of the jazz community