Illuminating a Musical Legacy: The Barney Kessel Project


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1963 Engagements

1964 Engagements

1965 Engagements (January–May)

1965 Engagements (June–October)

1965 Engagements (November–December)

A Note on Music Studies

Barney and the Basset

Barney Kessel in Newcastle

Barney Plays for the King (of Rock & Roll)

Calendar Page, December 1965

Crescendo Article (April 1979)

Crescendo Interview (November 1972)

Crescendo Interview (October 1988)

Family Responsibilities

Fan Mail


Jazz Club Franco Borrini Letter

Letter from B.J. Baker to Barney Kessel

Letter to B. J. Baker

Madelyn Roberts Letter

Modular Course Note

Muskogee Souvenir Postcard

New Jersey Jazz Society Ad

Seminar Book Note

The Barney Kessel Personal Manuscript Series #102-105

The Book That Never Was

The Great Guitars - 1976 European Tour

The Oscar Peterson Trio: Featured with "Norman Granz' Jazz at the Philharmonic"

All About Jazz Interview

Barney Kessel Guitar Journal: Instilling Integrity

Barney Kessel: Life on the Third Floor

Barney Kessel: Sailor On Dry Land

Great Guitars Itinerary (1982)

Interview by Ian MacGregor

Transcript of the research team's interview with Phyllis Kessel