Below is a selection of filmed interviews with grandees of the Scottish jazz scene. Click on individual names for unique and wonderfully vivid stories about the foundations of Scotland’s jazz community that underpin the SJA collections.

Charles ‘Dizzie’ Jackson
Fionna Duncan
Alan Steadman
Tom Lowrie
Ken Mathieson
Dave Swanson
Andrew Lauder
Norrie Thomson
Lachlan MacColl
Kenny & Violet Milne
Graham Blamire
Donald ‘Chick’ Murray

Kenny Ellis
Jim Petrie
Freddie King
Dick Lee
Colin Steele
Bob Busby

Jim Vincent