Jazz On A Summer's Day
Amazon Instant Video
|Starring||Louis Armstrong, Mahalia Jackson|
|Supporting actors||Gerry Mulligan, Dinah Washington, Chico Hamilton, Anita O'Day, George Shearing, Jimmy Giuffre, Chuck Berry, Jack Teagarden, Thelonious Monk, Big Maybelle, Sonny Stitt, Eli's Chosen Six, David Baily, Danny Barcelona, Bob Brookmeyer, Buck Clayton, Bill Crow, Eric Dolphy|
|MPAA rating||NR (Not Rated)|
|Captions and subtitles||English Details|
|Rental rights||3-day viewing period. Details|
|Purchase rights||Stream instantly and download to 2 locations Details|
|Format||Amazon Instant Video (streaming online video and digital download)|
It's this footage along with the incredible jazz music that makes this documentary really special.
The laid back atmosphere will draw you into their world, and you will feel, like the audience, the excitement of what will come next.
The film is beautifully shot, focusing on the performances, the music and atmosphere, but without a documentary.
This treasure was filmed at the Newport Jazz Festival in Rhode Island in 1958. The festival was held at the same time as the America's Cup yacht races, so there are some scenes of... Read morePublished 1 month ago by My Cuppa Tea
My introduction to Anita O'Day and a revelation. And camera work that's quietly knockout showing a world essentially gone.Published 3 months ago by Reluctant Consumer
I thought that this was fascinating. Lots of great music, my favorites were Thelonius Monk, Gerry Mulligan and Jimmy Giuffre. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Richard Burford
coolest ever. Mid-century Hipsters. very nice to play at a sunday brunch partyPublished 7 months ago by Fur Ry