63 Jazz Studies
The Public Domain Song Anthology
This is a collection of 348 popular songs with modern and traditional harmonization. This resource was curated by two leading jazz repertory experts and consists of songs in the US public domain.
Includes: Lead sheets
Make It New: Reshaping Jazz in the 21st Century
This work profiles a number of modern jazz performers.
The Global Politics of Jazz in the Twentieth Century
This book examines the development of jazz outside America, including across diverse historical periods and geographies – shedding light on the effectiveness of jazz as an instrument of state power within a global political context.
Free Music Archive
This collection includes public domain and Creative Commons licensed sound recordings.
Smithsonian Jazz Oral History Program
This collection comprises interviews and interview transcripts from over one hundred jazz musicians, relatives, and associates. Note that these materials are free to access but not freely licensed unless otherwise indicated.