The Complete Jazz Icons Box Set
- Louis Armstrong - Live in '59
Each DVD features a 16-page booklet with an essay written by an authoritative jazz historian as well as rare and unseen photos. Jazz Icons DVDs are produced with the full support and cooperation of the artists or their estates, who, in most cases, are contributing rare personal photographs, memorabilia, and forewords.
9 Live concert DVD videos from the Pioneers and Legends of Jazz!
- Count Basie - Live in '62
- Chet Baker - Live in '64 & '79
- Art Blakey and The Jazz Messengers - Live in '58
- Ella Fitzgerald - Live in '57 & '63
- Dizzy Gillespie - Live in '58 & '70
- Quincy Jones - Live in '60
- Thelonious Monk - Live in '66
- Buddy Rich - Live in '78
"The release of Jazz Icons is like the unearthing of a musical time capsule -
an audio-visual treasure trove of the music that changed the world. These jazz legends, from Dizzy and Count to Louis and Ella, are the Bachs and Beethovens of our generation.
This is a gift to our culture..."
- Quincy Jones
Also available individually - see related items below.