Project

Analyzing Large-Scale Data for Patterns in Jazz

Office of Digital Humanities

"Al Grey, the last great big time plunger". Charcoal, pastel, and graphite on paper, 18" x 24", 2015.
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"Al Grey, the last great big time plunger". Charcoal, pastel, and graphite on paper, 18" x 24", 2015.

Gwendolyn Lanier-Gardner

This project aims to develop innovative technological and music-analytical methods to gain fresh insight into jazz history by bringing together renowned scholars and results from several high-profile projects. Musicologists and computer scientists will together create a deeper and more comprehensive understanding of jazz in its social and cultural context.