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Blue Note: Jazz Photography of Francis Wolff Michael Cuscuna

Blue Note: Jazz Photography of Francis Wolff

Michael Cuscuna

Published November 4th 2000
ISBN : 9780789304933
Paperback
176 pages
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Following the success of Rizzolis The Blue Note Years, the treasured archive of Francis Wolff photographs has been opened once again to present a previously unseen collection of dynamic images. Included aer never-before-published color images fromMoreFollowing the success of Rizzolis The Blue Note Years, the treasured archive of Francis Wolff photographs has been opened once again to present a previously unseen collection of dynamic images. Included aer never-before-published color images from Wolffs later years of photography. This volume is a collection of the jazz photographs taken from 1941 to 1968 by Francis Wolff, cofounder of Blue Note Records, to document the worlds most famous jazz label.Vignettes tell the story of Blue Note Records- its founders, Alfred Lion and Francis Wolff- recording master, Rudy Van Gelder- and many of the labels great artists--Jimmy Smith, Miles Davis, Wayne Shorter, Herbie Hancock, Grant Green, John Coltrane, Lee Morgan, Hank Mobley, Joe Henderson, and Art Blakey, among others.