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Free Jazz!: Articles

historical information on the Free Jazz movement (1950s-1970s), as well as primary sources and recordings

Articles

A selection of scholarly articles that deal with the Free Jazz movement from various perspectives

Doing Free Jazz and Free Organizations, "A Certain Experience of the Impossible"? Ornette Coleman Encounters Jacques Derrida

Free Jazz and the French Critic

Always in Trouble: ESP-Disk and Free Jazz

Misconceptions in Linking Free Jazz with the Civil Rights Movement

Religious Imperatives, Boogaloo Rhythms: Taking another Listen to Albert Ayler's New Grass

Radio Free Coltrane: Free Jazz Radio as Revolutionary Practice

Citations

Kaler, M. (2013). Religious imperatives, boogaloo rhythms: Taking another listen to albert ayler's new grass. Journal of Religion and Popular Culture, 25(2), 264-272. Retrieved from http://ezproxy2.library.drexel.edu/login?url=https://search-proquest-com.ezproxy2.library.drexel.edu/docview/1448803823?accountid=10559

 

Tobias, J. (2013). Always in trouble: ESP-disk and free jazz. American Music Review, Xlii(2) Retrieved from http://ezproxy2.library.drexel.edu/login?url=https://search-proquest-com.ezproxy2.library.drexel.edu/docview/1830444639?accountid=10559

 

Griffin, M., Humphreys, M., & Learmonth, M. (2015). Doing Free Jazz and Free Organizations, “A Certain Experience of the Impossible”? Ornette Coleman Encounters Jacques Derrida. Journal of Management Inquiry24(1), 25–35. https://doi.org/10.1177/1056492614532316

 

Drott, E. (2008). Free jazz and the french critic. Journal of the American Musicological Society, 61(3), 541-581. Retrieved from http://ezproxy2.library.drexel.edu/login?url=https://search-proquest-com.ezproxy2.library.drexel.edu/docview/937216?accountid=10559

 

Gridley, M. (2007). Misconceptions in Linking Free Jazz with the Civil Rights Movement. College Music Symposium, 47, 139-155. Retrieved from http://www.jstor.org.ezproxy2.library.drexel.edu/stable/40374510

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  • Baham, N. L., III. (2006). Radio free coltrane: Free jazz radio as revolutionary practice.Americana: The Journal of American Popular Culture (1900-Present), 5(2)