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Jimmy Heath: Jazz saxophonist and last link to bebop era

An accomplished player and composer, Heath worked with many of the greats of the Forties and Fifties

Dorothy Masuka: South African musician and firebrand

Her singles denouncing the country’s racist politicians and politics were banned as she risked all to speak out

The Miles Davis jazz album that transformed music

To mark its 60th anniversary, Martin Chilton tells the story of how the trumpeter created a multimillion-selling masterpiece that still ranks as one of the greatest albums of all time

The Great Gatsby needs more than three dimensions

I'm worried my love of the book will be killed if I watch Lurhmann's new film