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The video, part of a series in which pre-MTV artists retroactively join the video age, brings Davis' late-life visual art in dialogue with a classic piece of his music.
Ella Fitzgerald's talent for vocal improvisation made her one of the most important singers of all time. Watch Jazzmeia Horn explain what scat singing is and demonstrate Fitzgerald's trademark skill.
Whether you were in attendance this year or not, these photos from the 2019 Pickathon Music Festival will transport you to one of the country's most scenic, diverse and sustainable festivals — featuring more jazz and jazz-adjacent acts than ever before.
Coltrane recorded the album in New Jersey, at the admiring behest of a Québécois filmmaker named Gilles Groulx, who used it to score his docufictional film Le chat dans le sac.