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Giants at Play: LIFE With Jazz Legends

Duke Ellington, New York, 1943.<br>Gjon Mili—The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images<p>1 of 30<p>LIFE photographer Gjon Mili (who also directed the classic …

Duke Ellington

Still 'Out To Lunch' 50 Years Later

1964 was a great year for cutting-edge jazz records like Albert Ayler's <i>Spiritual Unity</i>, John Coltrane's <i>A Love Supreme</i> and Andrew Hill's <i>Point of Departure</i>. But none sounds as far ahead of its time as Eric Dolphy's masterpiece <i>Out to Lunch</i>, recorded for Blue Note on Feb. 25, 1964. Half a century later …

The Stacks: Billie Holiday: Jazz’s Aching Songbird

Her life bore all the cliches of the jazz world: horrible childhood, meteoric rise to fame, addiction, bad love affairs. But when she opened her …

Jazz Review: The Complete Dial Modern Jazz Sessions

These recordings are the stuff of legend, capturing Bird on some his first dates under his own name, initially accompanied by a 20-year-old trumpeter …

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