“Community of Sound” - A map of past members of Local 558

  • Wednesday | 6th Feb, 2019
  • Posted by oma@omahamusic.com

These "jazz maps" were created by OPS students (from the 'Making Invisible Histories Visible' program), in collaboration with university students, and include about 100 of the 200 African American musicians living in North Omaha from approximately 1940-1960. The map paints an incredible portrait of a, "Community of Sound."


And here is a link to the secondary map with all 200 musicians: