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
Kenny & Violet Milne
Donald ‘Chick’ Murray
Interviews conducted during the Corona-19 pandemic
While social distancing measures remain in place during 2020/21, we are conducting a series of online interviews with eminent contributors to the Scottish jazz scene:
During the Covid pandemic, our friends at Playtime have bravely continued a programme of socially-distanced online gigs featuring musicians from far and wide alongside the house quartet. Independent to the work of the SJA, each of these gigs has featured an interview with the guest artist and they are available here: