Program Details
Air Time: 
08/24/2013 - 9:30pm - 10:29pm
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Program Service: 
PSIP Description: 
Performances from Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington, Ella Fitzgerald and more jazz legends are shown.
Long Description: 
JAZZ ICONS is a one hour special that highlights performances culled from the critically acclaimed Jazz Icons series, a significant collection of classic concerts and studio sessions that took place throughout Europe between 1957 and 1978. The numbers showcased in this vibrant public television version feature the greatest legends of jazz, including Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington, Count Basie, Ella Fitzgerald, Dizzy Gillespie, Dave Brubeck, John Coltrane, Sarah Vaughan, Lionel Hampton, Wes Montgomery, Anita O'Day, Rhassan Roland Kirk, Buddy Rich and Thelonious Monk.