Robert Dietsche

Robert Dietsche has taught courses in jazz history at Oregon colleges and universities and was the longtime host of
“Jazzville” on Oregon Public Broadcasting radio. He is the founder and former owner of Django Records, Portland’s
legendary used-record store. His writings about jazz have appeared in numerous publications, including Jazz Journal,
The Oregonian, Willamette Week, Pittsburgh Press
, and the Toledo Blade.

Books by this Author


A fascinating blend of music, politics, and social history, Jumptown sheds light on a time and place overlooked by histories of Portland and jazz. For...

| paperback | $24.95

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