New Hampshire Library of Traditional Jazz
Gray Sargent, Marshall Wood, and Clark Terry
Photo credit: Jim Howe
The New Hampshire Library of Traditional Jazz (NHLTJ) was founded in 1978 by jazz aficionado Dorothy Prescott to preserve and foster appreciation of traditional jazz as an American art form. The archive includes recordings, books, videos, periodicals, photographs, and memorabilia.
The Traditional Jazz Concert Series
Since 1978, the library has produced the Traditional Jazz Series concerts in partnership with the UNH Music Department and has helped bring an impressive range of world-renowned jazz musicians to campus.
Search the New Hampshire Library of Traditional Jazz Recordings Database
The New Hampshire Library of Traditional Jazz archives hold over 25,000 recordings on 78, 33 1/3 LP, and 45 EP. You can use the search box below to search the recordings collection.
Other jazz recordings, generally those more recent and commonly available, are held in Dimond Library's circulating collection, which is searchable via the library catalog.
- DeLellis, Achilles R. and Albert Publio
Recorded Music Collections
- Coe, Joan
- Cullimore, Sherry
- Curran, Leo F. (1927-2008)
- Coffey, Roger T.
- Foreman, Margaret
- Hale, Richard
- McKay, Walter
- Schmidt, Doris
- Weaver, James
Collections & Individual ItemsNew Black Eagle Jazz Band Collection, 1971-2016
Dorothy Prescott Papers, 1945-1988
Bob Wilber Papers, 1943-2006