The Travels of Josephine Baker and Sidney Bechet

The Travels of Josephine Baker and Sidney Bechet

Harlem, Paris, and Beyond This map explores the travels of Sidney Bechet, a jazz saxophonist and clarinetist, and Josephine Baker, a singer and music-hall star, during the 1920s. Both of these individuals were American performers who gained success during the Harlem...
Programs of Modern-Music Societies in New York, 1920-1931

Programs of Modern-Music Societies in New York, 1920-1931

This project is a companion to the appendix of Carol J. Oja’s Making Music Modern, in which Oja compiles a list of programs of the following new-music organizations: Pro Musica Society American Music Guild International Composers’ Guild League of Composers...