The second masking


  • Corey Mwamba Royal Birmingham Conservatoire



vibraphone, jazz, practice research


This article is a condensed summary of the author’s primary research. Using music, prose, and free verse, I seek to highlight the issues that work revealed within jazz and improvised music studies, and studies into vibraphone practice; briefly show the practical-philosophical roots of my methodology in the research; and present the practice-led roots of my current philosophy of the vibraphone.

Author Biography

  • Corey Mwamba, Royal Birmingham Conservatoire

    Corey Mwamba is a musician, researcher, promoter, and presenter from Derby. He is currently a PhD candidate at Birmingham City University.


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How to Cite

Mwamba, C. (2020). The second masking. Jazz Research Journal, 12(2), 237–241.