References

The following list contains titles of books, articles and doctoral dissertations that were referenced in writing articles for this website.

They may serve as important introductory materials for anyone interested in the history of jazz in Montreal and the histories of the city’s diverse black communities.

Listing of musicians playing at The Rising Sun written about in the Gazette
Listing of musicians playing at The Rising Sun written about in The Gazette.

Boicel, Rouè-Doudou. L’histoire du Rising Sun et ses légendes jazz & blues. Montréal: Michel Brûlé, 2008.

Bourassa, André-G., et Jean-Marc Larrue. Les nuits de la « Main »: Cent ans de spectacle sur le boulevard Saint-Laurent (1891-1991). Études québécoises 30e. Montréal: VLB, 1993.

Dumas, Carmel. Montréal Show Chaud. Montréal: Fides, 2008.

Fillion, Éric. Jazz libre et la révolution québécoise: Musique-action, 1967-1975. Collection Mouvements. Saint-Joseph-du-Lac (Québec) Canada: M éditeur, 2019.

Gilmore, John. Swinging in Paradise: The Story of Jazz in Montreal. Dossier Quebec series. Montréal: Véhicule Press, 1988.

———. Une histoire du jazz à Montréal. Collection Mémoire des Amériques. Montréal: Lux, 2009. 

———. Who’s Who of Jazz in Montreal: Ragtime to 1970. Montréal: Vehicule Press, 1989. 

Laing, Corky. Letters to Sarah. Loddon: Waterside Press, 2019.

Lees, Gene. Oscar Peterson: The Will to Swing. 1st éd. New York: Cooper Square Press, 2000.

Leitch, Peter. Off The Books: A Jazz Life. Montréal: Véhicule Press, 2013.

Linteau, Paul-André, Geneviève Létourneau-Guillon, Claude-Sylvie Lemery, et musée d’archéologie et d’histoire de Montréal Pointe-à-Callière. La rue Sainte-Catherine: au cœur de la vie montréalaise. Montréal, Québec: Pointe-à-Callière, musée d’archéologie et d’histoire de Montréal, 2010.

Marrelli, Nancy et Université Concordia. Service des archives. Stepping out: the golden age of Montreal night clubs, 1925-1955. Montréal: Véhicule Press, 2004.

McGarrigle, Anna, et Jane McGarrigle. Mountain city girls: the McGarrigle family album. Toronto: Vintage Canada, 2017.

Mullone, Matthew et Black Community Resource Centre. Where They Stood: The Evolution of the Black Anglo Community in Montreal. Montreal: Linda Leith Publishing, 2023.

Péan, Stanley. Black and Blue: Jazz Stories. Traduit par David Homel. Montréal, Québec, Canada: Véhicule Press, 2022.

Pierre, Samuel. Ces Québécois venus d’Haïti: contribution de la communauté haïtienne à l’édification du Québec moderne. Montréal: Presses internationales Polytechnique, 2007. 

Proulx, Daniel. Le Red light de Montréal. Études québécoises 41e. Montréal: VLB Éditeur, 1997.

Sansregret, Marthe. Oliver Jones: The Musician, the Man : A Biography. Montreal: XYZ, 2006.

Sarsfield, Mairuth. No crystal stair. Toronto: Stoddart, 1998.

Weintraub, William. City unique: Montreal days and nights in the 1940s and ’50s. Trade pbk. ed. 1998. Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1998.

Williams, Dorothy W. Blacks in Montreal, 1628-1986: An Urban Demography. Montréal: D.W. Williams, 2008.

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