Research

The Mission of the JEN Research Interest Group is to provide a platform and network for jazz research and its applications to pedagogy and the art form.

Monthly Newsletter

Sign up for our monthly newsletter from the JEN Resesarch Interest Group includes news, job listings, and conferences.

EFCF/JEN Research Fellowship

The Ella Fitzgerald Charitable Foundation/JEN Research Fellowship is intended to provide opportunities for a serious educator/student/music historian (such as senior researchers, postdoctoral fellows, and graduate students) to conduct a directed research Project associated with the archival collections at the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of American History in Washington, D.C.

JEN membership required to apply.

Callout for Research Presentations

CLOSED

Callout opens for the January 2019 Conference in February 2018 

The research track solicits the submission of original, principled research presentations dealing with topics related to jazz history, pedagogy, industry, and performance practice.  Presentations will run parallel to clinics and performances during the conference. We encourage research that has a direct impact on jazz education and performance. 

Conference

Research Presentations

Video produced by Mojo Factory Productions

Online Journals

Current Research in Jazz
http://www.crj-online.org/

Hardbop (not refereed)
http://hardbop.tripod.com/

Journal of Jazz Studies
http://newarkwww.rutgers.edu/IJS/JJS.html

Print Publications

Jazz Audiences Initiative

The Jazz Audiences Initiative was a two-year national market study conducted by the Jazz Arts Group of Columbus with support by the Doris Duke Foundation. All findings, summary reports, and data are featured on the JEN website as a resource for insights into audience development and further research initiatives.

JAZZ AUDIENCES INITIATIVE

Have questions? Please contact me!

Dr. Monika Herzig, JEN Research Committee Chair

mherzig@indiana.edu