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Institute of Jazz Studies at Rutgers-Newark Celebrates Acclaimed Jazz Historian and Author Dan Morgenstern as He Turns 90

October 29, 2019
Photo of Dan Morgenstern

“Dan Morgenstern is literally a national treasure and was the guiding force at IJS for almost four decades,” said IJS Executive Director Wayne Winborne.

Appoints Morgenstern IJS Executive Director Emeritus, Names Fellowship in His Honor, Will Host Symposium on His Life and Legacy

The Institute of Jazz Studies (IJS) at Rutgers University–Newark has appointed Dan Morgenstern Executive Director Emeritus of IJS and has named a yearlong fellowship in his honor to celebrate his 90th birthday and significant contributions to jazz scholarship. Homage will continue in the spring with a symposium on Morgenstern’s life and legacy.

Read all the details on the Rutgers–Newark news site.