Articles about Johnny Hodges

Hodges at Newport: The Rhetoric of "Jeep's Blues"
Jazz Perspectives (2012) Vol. 6, No. 1-2, pp. 247-263

The Duke Ellington Orchestra's performance at the 1956 Newport Jazz Festival is remembered chiefly for its hard-swinging rendition of "Diminuendo in Blue and Crescendo in Blue" with an extended "interval" of twenty-seven solo choruses by tenor saxophonist Paul Gonsalves. While ...

IAJRC Journal (2012) Vol. 45, No. 1, pp. 82-84