Story Of Jazz

Masters of American Music

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Duke Ellington
Billie Holiday
Ray Charles
Sarah Vaughan
Louis Armstrong
Charlie Parker
Thelonious Monk
Ella Fitzgerald
Count Basie
King Oliver
Miles Davis
John Coltrane
Dizzy Gillespie
Ornette Coleman

Program notes

The Story of Jazz puts the crown on the brilliant, highly acclaimed Masters of Jazz Series, which has profiled some of the music’s pivotal figures: John Coltrane, Sarah Vaughan, Miles Davis, Count Basie, Thelonious Monk, Billie Holiday, Louis Armstrong and Charlie Parker. The Story of Jazz  places these important artists into historical context, allowing us to see them in the proper perspective. 

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Directed by:
Matthew Seig
Production date: 1993
Duration: 1 h 38 min
Production: © Multiprises, LLC
Resolution: Full HD

Available until

Friday, April 30, 2027