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Ella Fitzgerald: Just One Of Those Things

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Just One Of Those Things
Ella Fitzgerald
Eagle Rock
90 minutes
2019

In the public mind, Ella Fitzgerald was unarguably one of the great jazz figures of the twentieth century. She mightn't be fetishized the way Billie Holiday, Miles Davis, John Coltrane or Chet Baker have been--there wasn't quite ...

ARTICLE: BOOK REVIEWS

Stan Levey: Jazz Heavyweight

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Stan Levey: Jazz Heavyweight
Frank R. Hayde
224Pages
ISBN: #13978-1-59580-086-2
Santa Monica Press
2016

When one thinks of Bebop, the names Bird and Dizzy along with Monk, Max and Bud immediately pop up. In the mind's eye, one can see those classic Herman Leonard jazz photos of these Cats ...

ARTICLE: INTERVIEWS

Vangthanousone Bouaphanh: Lao Jazznova

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Cradling his Epiphone Emperor Regent as he stands against the backdrop of a Buddhist temple, guitarist Vangthanousone Bouaphanh cuts a dashing figure. Vangthanousone comes from the “Land of a Million Elephants," better known these days as Laos--a small, Buddhist/animist country sandwiched between Vietnam, China, Burma, Thailand and Cambodia. Vangthanousone may look like a star, but he's ...

ARTICLE: BOOK REVIEWS

Herman Leonard: Jazz

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Jazz

Herman Leonard

Hardcover; 320 pages

ISBN: 9781848870741

Atlantic Books

2010

Jazz is billed as the definitive collection of photographer Herman Leonard's jazz photos. When record companies use ths term to promote box sets, appealing to the completist in many jazz fans, it is often not the case, ...

NEWS: EVENT

Herman Leonard Inaugurates the New Galerie Lounge TD Exhibition Hall in Montreal

Herman Leonard Inaugurates the New Galerie Lounge TD Exhibition Hall in Montreal

Iconic photographer Herman Leonard inaugurates the new Galerie Lounge TD exhibition hall in Montreal with retrospective.

The exhibit of 40 classic images of the greats of jazz will be on display for four months and prints will be available for purchase. The exhibit is free and open to the public.

Please check the webcast live ...