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Season 1, Episode 7 Piano Blues

First Aired: October 4, 2003

Amateur ivory jangler Clint Eastwood journeys into the world of jazz and blues piano in encounters with Ray Charles, Dave Brubeck, Marcia Ball, Jay McShann and others. Highlights include a vintage clip of Charles rocking out on “What'd I Say.”

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  • Premiered: September 28, 2003
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: Seven directors (including Clint Eastwood and Martin Scorsese) interpret facets of the blues in a superb series that juxtaposes archival footage, interviews and performances. Among those included: B.B. King, Eric Clapton, Van Morrison, Ray Charles, Dave Br… (more)

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