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Benny Carter: Symphony In Riffs DVD Burt Lancaster

Benny Carter: Symphony In Riffs DVD Burt Lancaster
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The Fascinating Life And Pioneering Music Of Bennett Lester "Benny" Carter (August 8, 1907 July 12, 2003), American Jazz Master Of The Alto Saxophone, Clarinet And Trumpet, Composer, Arranger, And Bandleader -- From The Very Beginnings Of Hot Jazz In 1924, Through The Big Band Style He Helped To Create In The 1930s and 1940s, And On Further To Play With WIth The Founders Of Bebop, Charlie Parker And Dizzy Gillespie, In The 1950s ("Diz" Appears In Conversation With Carter In This Title), And Played Still Further Until 1997, When He Became Perhaps The Only Musician To Record Music Over An Eight Decade Period -- And Known Affectionately And Respectfully By Other Jazz Musicians As "King". This Documentary Gives Its Respect Where Its Due For All "King" Carter's Achievements, Presented In The Highest DVD Quality MPG Video Format Of 9.1 MBPS In All Regions DVD Format! (Color, 1987, 1 Hour.)

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