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  • Joe Pass Interview

    Joe Pass Interview

    Fascinating comments from a brilliant guitarist that go a long way to explaining his genius and the results that he gets. 7834 views
  • Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers (Jazz Icons)

    Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers (Jazz Icons)

    This DVD features one of the great bands; Art Blakey, Bobby Timmons, Jymie Merritt, Benny Golson and Lee Morgan. Lost for nearly 50 years, this 55-min... 7820 views
  • Abbey Lincoln NYPL jazz oral history

    Abbey Lincoln NYPL jazz oral history

    Never one to mince words, Abbey Lincoln sets the record straight on history’s portrayal of Billie Holiday. 7778 views
  • Joe Henderson Quartet

    Joe Henderson Quartet

    In an era of Coltrane clones, Joe Henderson was a fresh voice when he hit the new York scene in 1963.

    This 1977 performance of his "Records Me" is a... 7766 views

  • Charlie Parker & Dizzy Gillespie - Hot House

    Charlie Parker & Dizzy Gillespie - Hot House

    This 1952 performance on columnist Ear Wilson’s television show is the only real performance footage of Parker. Pianist Dick Hyman, bassist Sandy Bloc... 7709 views
  • Classic Artie Shaw Sessions

    Classic Artie Shaw Sessions

    An improviser and technician of the highest order, Shaw’s inventions were a never-ending stream of melodic perfection with a tone that was as full as ... 7662 views
  • Elvin Jones Drum Solo Demonstration

    Elvin Jones Drum Solo Demonstration

    This is Elvin Jones in off hours at the Village Vanguard, playing his composition Three Card Molly on the drums and developing it into an amazing poly... 7641 views
  • Max Roach-Hi Hat

    Max Roach-Hi Hat

    This is an amazing demonstration of pure rhythm and technique.

    Max Roach gets more out of hi-hat than many do out of an entire drum set.

    He starte... 7633 views

  • Andrew Hill at Trinity

    Andrew Hill at Trinity

    Andrew Hill emerged in the '60s as one of most original and identifiable pianists and composers in jazz. Blue Note founder Alfred Lion considered him ... 7525 views
  • Ray Charles - Hit The Road Jack!

    Ray Charles - Hit The Road Jack!

    By 1962 when this great Percy Mayfield song became a hit for Ray Charles, the Raeletts had grown from three to four and his octet had become a big ban... 7482 views