Oscar Peterson: Music in the Key of Oscar (1995)

Genres - Music  |   Sub-Genres - Biography, Instrumental Music, Music History  |   Run Time - 106 min.  |   Countries - United States   |   MPAA Rating - NR
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Synopsis by Perry Seibert

Oscar Peterson: Music in the Key of Oscar documents the career of the respected jazz pianist Oscar Peterson. The film combines interviews with the man and many of the people with whom he worked, archival footage, and a great deal of music in order to show how Peterson grew from a teen star into one of the most admired players in the genre with the help of his Oscar Peterson Trio.

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career-retrospective, concert-footage, interview, jazz, pianist, reunion-concert, rise-to-fame