CfP: Jazz Research Journal special issue on ‘Jazz Television’. Deadline: Sept 8, 2017

In an account of Roland Kirk’s appearance on the television programme Soul!, Gayle Wald argues that the mediation of a television camera “renders the affective power of Kirk’s performance more immediate and more suspenseful than it might have been in a nightclub setting” (2015: 124-125). With these words, Wald explodes dominant myths in jazz regarding … Continue reading CfP: Jazz Research Journal special issue on ‘Jazz Television’. Deadline: Sept 8, 2017