Institute Of Jazz Studies
John Cotton Dana Library
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Newark, New Jersey

Preserving The
Benny Carter and Benny Goodman Collectons
A Project funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation


Benny Goodman & Benny Carter

The Institute of Jazz Studies received a grant in 2009 from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to digitize two of its most significant bodies of sound recordings: the Benny Carter and Benny Goodman Collections. 

Publicity about the Project

ARSC Newsletter announcing presentation on the project at the ARSC, New York Chapter meeting,
at CUNY Sonic Arts Center, NYC, 3/24/11 (see pp. 6-7)

The project was also featured in reports on WBGO-FM Jazz 88 in Newark, and WNJN television.


Access to the Collections: Researchers are welcome to listen to any of the digitized recordings on location at IJS.
Click here for information on using the collections at IJS