Jazz Album Cover Art Exhibit at the Moscow Chamber of Commerce Open Through March 8
February 14, 2019
The exhibit “Cover to Cover: Jazz Album Art” celebrates the colorful and creative art found on jazz albums. Provided by the International Jazz Collection of the University of Idaho Library’s Special Collections and Archives, the exhibit at the Moscow Chamber of Commerce displays art from albums of some of the jazz greats, including Lionel Hampton, Louis Armstrong and Glenn Miller. The exhibit runs concurrently with a Jazz Festival office display of past Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival posters.
The International Jazz Collections were established at the University of Idaho in 2000, featuring papers and photographs of the legendary Lionel Hampton and is now the preeminent jazz archive in the Pacific Northwest.
Special Collections and Archives is a department in the University of Idaho Library that specializes in the acquisition, preservation and use of research materials that document the cultural and environmental history of Idaho, the University of Idaho and the surrounding states.
About the University of Idaho
The University of Idaho, home of the Vandals, is Idaho’s land-grant, national research university. From its residential campus in Moscow, U of I serves the state of Idaho through educational centers in Boise, Coeur d’Alene and Idaho Falls, nine research and Extension centers, plus Extension offices in 42 counties. Home to nearly 12,000 students statewide, U of I is a leader in student-centered learning and excels at interdisciplinary research, service to businesses and communities, and in advancing diversity, citizenship and global outreach. U of I competes in the Big Sky Conference. Learn more at uidaho.edu