Dan Ouellette has contributed to CSUMB an archive of the tapes of interviews he has conducted over his career, and is recognized internationally as one of the major music journalists and author of two significant books. Dan also contributed recordings of his "Blindfold Tests" which for over 25 years have been the most popular segment of Downbeat Magazine, and the Monterey Jazz Festival.

Additional interviews were contributed by Bob Danziger, who learned about interviewing from Dan Ouellette and Bill Minor.

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Aaron Parks Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2015, Dan Ouellette

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Aaron Parks Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2018, Dan Ouellette

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Abdullah Ibrahim Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2019, Dan Ouellette

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Akua Dixon Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2017, Dan Ouellette

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Allison Miller Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2018, Dan Ouellette

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Allison Miller Interview by Dan Ouellette and Bob Danziger, 2019, Dan Ouellette and Bob Danziger

Ambrose Akinmusire Blindfold Test at North Sea Jazz Festival, 2017, Dan Ouellette

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Andre Menard Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2019, Dan Ouellette

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Angelique Kidjo Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2018, Dan Ouellette

Antonio Sanchez Blindfold Test at the Monterey Jazz Festival, 2019, Dan Ouellette

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Art Hirahara Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2016, Dan Ouellette

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Arturo O'Farrill Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2016, Dan Ouellette

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Bob Danziger Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2019, Dan Ouellette

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Bob Mintzer Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2020, Dan Ouellette

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Bob Neuwirth Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2019, Dan Ouellette

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Branford Marsalis Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2019, Dan Ouellette

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Carla Bley Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2019, Dan Ouellette

Cecile McLorin Salvant Interview at North Sea Jazz Festival, 2016, Dan Ouellette

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Chick Corea Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2015, Dan Ouellette

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Chick Corea Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2019, Dan Ouellette

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Christian McBride Interview by Dan Ouellette and Bob Danziger, 2019, Dan Ouellette and Bob Danziger

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Christian Sands Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2019, Dan Ouellette

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Cory Henry Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2017, Dan Ouellette

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Craig Taborn Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2017, Dan Ouellette

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Dafnis Prieto Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2020, Dan Ouellette

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Dave Douglas Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2017, Dan Ouellette

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David Amram Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2018, Dan Ouellette

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David Sanborn Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2015, Dan Ouellette

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Dee Dee Bridgewater Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2007, Dan Ouellette

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Derrick Hodge Interview by Bob Danziger, 2018, Bob Danziger

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Doctor Lonnie Smith Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2017, Dan Ouellette

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Ethan Iverson Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2018, Dan Ouellette

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Fred Hersch Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2019, Dan Ouellette

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Georgia Anne Muldrow Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2020, Dan Ouellette

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Gerald Clayton Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2015, Dan Ouellette

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Gerard Clayton Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2020, Dan Ouellette

Gilad Hekselman Blindfold Test, 2019, Dan Ouellette

Giovanni Guidi Blindfold Test at Umbria Jazz Festival, 2019, Dan Ouellette

GoGo Penguin Interview at North Sea Jazz Festival, 2016, Dan Ouellette

Gregoire Maret Interview at North Sea Jazz Festival, 2016, Dan Ouellette

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Herbie Hancock Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2015, Dan Ouellette

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James Francies Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2018, Dan Ouellette

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Jana Herzen Motéma Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2018, Dan Ouellette

Jazzmeia Horn Blindfold Test at North Sea Jazz Festival, 2018, Dan Ouellette

JD Allen Blindfold Test, 2017, Dan Ouellette

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Joe Henry Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2016, Dan Ouellette

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John and Gerald Clayton Interview by Bob Danziger, 2017, Bob Danziger

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John Beasley Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2017, Dan Ouellette

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Jonathan Scales Interview by Bob Danziger, 2019, Bob Danziger

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Jon Jang Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2020, Dan Ouellette

Jose James Interview at North Sea Jazz Festival, 2015, Dan Ouellette

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Kenny Barron Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2017, Dan Ouellette

Kurt Elling Blindfold Test at North Sea Jazz Festival, 2018, Dan Ouellette

Mary Halvorson Blindfold Test, 2017, Dan Ouellette

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Mary Halvorson Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2017, Dan Ouellette

Matt Garrison Blindfold Test, 2017, Dan Ouellette

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Matt Wilson Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2017, Dan Ouellette

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Mike McGinnis Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2017, Dan Ouellette

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Noah Haidu Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2017, Dan Ouellette

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Noah Preminger Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2019, Dan Ouellette

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Pedrito Martinez Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2017, Dan Ouellette

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Quiana Lynell Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2019, Dan Ouellette

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Regina Carter Interview by Dan Ouellette and Bob Danziger, 2019, Dan Ouellette and Bob Danziger

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Ron Carter Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2008 (Part 1), Dan Ouellette

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Ron Carter Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2008 (Part 2), Dan Ouellette

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Rudy Royston Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2016, Dan Ouellette

Shabaka Hutchings Interview at North Sea Jazz Festival, 2017, Dan Ouellette

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Shabaka Hutchings Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2012, Dan Ouellette

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Shabaka Hutchings Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2018, Dan Ouellette

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Stephen Prutsman Interview by Bob Danziger, 2019, Bob Danziger

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Sullivan Fortner Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2015, Dan Ouellette

Terence Blanchard Blindfold Test, 2015, Dan Ouellette

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Thana Alexa Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2020, Dan Ouellette

Tigran Hamasyan Interview at North Sea Jazz Festival, 2015, Dan Ouellette

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Uri Caine and Mark Helias Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2019, Dan Ouellette

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Victor Pichardo Interview by Bob Danziger, 2019, Bob Danziger

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Victor Wooten Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2017, Dan Ouellette

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Vijay Iyer Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2016, Dan Ouellette

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Wadada Leo Smith Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2019, Dan Ouellette

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Wynton Marsalis Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2007 (Part 1), Dan Ouellette

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Wynton Marsalis Interview by Dan Ouellette, 2007 (Part 2), Dan Ouellette