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Jazz Part 6. Swing: The Velocity of Celebration

As the 1930s drew to a close, swing-mania was still going strong, but some fans were saying success had made the music too predictable. Their ears were tuned to a new sound, suffused with the blues-the Kansas City sound of Count Basie's band, which ignited new musical adventures. By 1938, Basie...

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Other Authors: Burns, Ken, 1953-, Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm), Films Media Group., Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.).
Format: Video
Language: English
Published: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2011], c2000.
Physical Description: 1 streaming video file (110 min.) : sd., col., digital file.
Series: Jazz: A Film by Ken Burns.