Jazz

  • TV Show
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Radio simulcast.

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The Adventure (1955-1960) Season 1, Episode 9 Jan 29, 2001 Subscription

For jazz, the late 1950s is a period of transition when old stars like Billie Holiday and Lester Young will burn out while young talents arise to take the music in new directions.

Risk (1945 - 1955) Season 1, Episode 8 Jan 24, 2001 Subscription

The postwar years bring prosperity, but the Cold War threat makes these anxious years as well.

Dedicated to Chaos (1940 - 1945) Season 1, Episode 7 Jan 23, 2001 Subscription

When America enters World War II, jazz is part of the arsenal.

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Ken Burns: Jazz
The story, sound and soul of a nation come together in the most American of art forms: Jazz. Ken Burns celebrates the music's soaring achievements, fr (more…)
Ken Burns: Jazz
The story, sound and soul of a nation come together in the most American of art forms: Jazz. Ken Burns celebrates the music's soaring achievements, fr (more…)
The Savoy Ballroom
03:53 — Exuberant dancing at the Savoy Ballroom.
Louis Armstrong Returns to Europe
02:12 — Louis Armstrong's triumphant return to Europe.

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