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The Lady & The Count at The Sound of Jazz TV special (1957)
The picture at the top was taken during the second gif.
Billie Holiday having fun with Count Basie’s Orchestra during their performance of “Dickie’s Dream” on the CBS special The Sound of Jazz (1957)
Miles Davis photographed by Tom Palumbo, 1956.
Quincy Jones and Sarah Vaughan, Paris, photographed by Jean-Pierre Leloir 1958.
Billie Holiday at the d’Orly airport, Paris, photographed by Jean-Pierre Leloir, 1958.
Study In ‘A Minor’ | Jess Stacy
In the beginning of this audio clip, Stacy reminisces about his infamous piano solo during ‘Sing Sing Sing’ with the Benny Goodman band at the 1938 Carnegie Hall concert.
Stacy then begins to play what he had previously improvised 15 years ago.
Recorded in Los Angeles, May 23, 1953.