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Joyce Mekeel

Joyce Mekeel

Read the newly written article on the American composer Joyce Mekeel, updated by Christina Linklater.

© Joyce Mekeel in the late 1960s, photo credit: Harvard University, Radcliffe Archives

Yusef Lateef

Yusef Lateef

Read the Grove article on Jazz musician Yusef Lateef, updated and revised by Lars Helgert.

© http://yusefllateef.com/

We are pleased to have added 12 new articles and 5 new images, revised 1 entry, and refreshed data for 4 entries for this site update. Read more about the changes.

Concert in the Egg painting by Hieronymus Bosch

Subject Guides

Learn more about particular time periods or genres with our subject guides. Each guide contains lists of editorially-selected articles associated with a particular time period or genre.

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JUNE 24, 2021

What's new in June 2021

This month we have added 12 new entries and 5 new images, revised 1 entry, and refreshed data for 4 entries for this site update.

MAY 28, 2021

What's New May 2021

This month we have revised 48 entries and refreshed data for 22 entries for this site update.

APRIL 30, 2021

What's New April 2021

This month we have refreshed data for 45 entries for this site update.