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  • Johnny Griffin, Joe Henderson & George Adams

    Johnny Griffin, Joe Henderson & George Adams

    These three tenor giants jam on the Gene Ammons-Sonny Stitt classic “Blues Up & Down” at the 1988 Mt. Fuji Blue Note Jazz Festival with Horace Parlan,... 5308 views
  • Count Basie & Helen Humes

    Count Basie & Helen Humes

    Basie and his septet with Buddy Defranco, Wardell Gray, Clark Terry, Freddie Green, Jimmy Lewis and Gus Johnson back up Helen Humes on this 1951 Pathe... 11026 views
  • Coleman Hawkins

    Coleman Hawkins

    Coleman Hawkins in 1935 during his European sojourn from the United States playing “I Wish I Were Twins” accompanied by the pianist Leo de la Fuente. 5394 views
  • Don Pullen-George Adams Quartet

    Don Pullen-George Adams Quartet

    A great performance from the final year of this band at the 1989 Mt. Fuji Blue Note Festival. Cameron Brown is on bass and Lewis Nash is on drums fill... 5012 views
  • Hank Crawford

    Hank Crawford

    Hank Crawford was among other things David Sanborn’s primary influence. Saborn featured the master alto saxophonist and arranger on his 1989 TV show N... 4603 views
  • George Shearing Quintet

    George Shearing Quintet

    An early 1951 incarnation of Shearing’s trademark quintet with Don Elliott on vibes, Chuck Wayne on guitar, John Levy on bass and Denzil Best on drums... 4653 views
  • Oliver Nelson – Black, Brown And Beautiful

    Oliver Nelson – Black, Brown And Beautiful

    A beautiful chart performed by the Berlin Dream Band at the 1970 Berlin Jazz Festival. Oliver Nelson is the sole soloist on alto saxophone. And he’s a... 5284 views
  • Count Basie- Singin The Blues

    Count Basie- Singin The Blues

    The powerful 1943 edition of the Basie band is shown to great advantage in this clip from Universal Pictures entitled "Choo Choo Swing". Soloists Buck... 5217 views
  • Sonny Rollins & Don Cherry

    Sonny Rollins & Don Cherry

    A rare video performance by the short-lived 1963 Sonny Rollins quartet with Don Cherry, Henry Grimes and Billy Higgins playing Monk’s “52nd Street The... 7195 views
  • Louis Armstrong – Newport Jazz Festival

    Louis Armstrong – Newport Jazz Festival

    The documentary “Jazz On A Summer’s Day” brilliantly filmed by Bert Stern is a compelling visual tour of the 1958 Newport Jazz Festival, the America’s... 6541 views