Professor Brian Torff’s Memoir

Paris spring 2008 059Renowned jazz bassist, composer, and Fairfield University Music Professor Brian Torff has authored the new book, In Love With Voices: A Jazz Memoir.   A copy is now available in New Books located on the first floor of the Library.  Torff wrote the book in Paris on sabbatical last year.

The book is particularly instructive to music students by adding his deep vision of American music and the changes it has undergone from the 1970’s to the present. He illuminates the work by describing the realities of a musical career from a professional and personal standpoint.