Lullaby of Harlem (1999)

Genres - Music  |   Sub-Genres - Music History, Social History  |   Run Time - 60 min.  |   Countries - United States   |  
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Synopsis by Cecilia Cygnar

This documentary on the golden age of Harlem jazz features some of the all-time great jazz musicians playing at some of the most infamous dancehalls of the jazz age. You will see performances from such world-renowned artists as Count Basie, Duke Ellington, Louis Armstrong, Billie Holiday, Dizzy Gillespie, and more. All of the footage on this video is from live recordings at the Cotton Club, the Apollo Theater, or the Savoy Ballroom.

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concert-footage, dance-hall, jazz, musician, nightclub