Hogan Jazz Archive

  •  Contact

    Alaina H├ębert
    (504) 865-5688
  •  Hours

    M - F 8:30am - 5:00pm
    Sat. Closed
    Sun. Closed

  •  Location

    Jones Hall, Room 304
  •   Website



The Hogan Jazz Archive is the leading research center for the study of New Orleans jazz and related musical genres, including New Orleans ragtime, gospel, blues, rhythm and blues, and Creole songs. Among its holdings are 2,000 reels of oral history interviews with musicians, family members, and observers that document the stories surrounding the emergence of jazz in New Orleans from the late 19th century forward. Other holdings include sound recordings, film, photography, sheet music, personal papers, records of the American Federation of Musicians local 174-496, ephemera, and realia.

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