Brian Morton

Scottish writer, journalist and former broadcaster, specialising in jazz and modern literature

born 1954 in Paisley, near Glasgow and raised in Dunoon

Morton was educated at Edinburgh University and taught in the late 1970s at theUniversity of East Anglia (under Malcolm Bradbury) and the University of Tromsø in Norway.

Involved in György Szabados "Body of Work":

GSDA2001F wrote LINER NOTES for 2000 release CD “Time Flies” recorded 1998, November 19-21, at Hungaroton Studio, Budapest 


The Penguin Guide to Jazz Recordings (with Richard Cook)(formerly …on CD), whose ninth edition (undertaken single-handed following Cook’s premature death in 2007) was published at the end of October 2008

The Blackwell Guide to Recorded Contemporary Music (1996), which covers modern classical music


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