As a saxophonist, John Coltrane stood above Dexter Gordon and Miles Davis.
These three performances demonstrate why Sarah Vaughan is invariably mentioned in the same breath as Ella Fitzgerald and Billie Holiday.
A brilliant interplay between the two musicians and combines the several worlds of jazz, Malian and classical music.
Since 1960, legendary saxophonist Charles Lloyd has lent his adventurous, lyrical sound to collaborations with likes of Cannonball Adderley, Keith Jarrett and The Beach Boys.
A performance at Estival in Switzerland, Lugano, by The Crusaders, an American jazz fusion group popular in the 1970s. The group employ a two-manned front-line horn section, and their sound is rooted in hard bop, with an emphasis on R&B and soul.
Since its opening in 1992, jazz club Moods has developed into one of Zurich's largest and most prominent cultural venues. One of the artists performing at Moods is Laurent Coulondre, a rising star on the French jazz scene.
The melodiousness and maturity of Charlie Mariano's saxophone and the freshness and feistiness of Wolfgang Dauner's piano turn the meeting of these two jazz greats into a thrilling interplay.
Jacques presents a programme that swings between modernity and tradition.
Wynton Marsalis takes the cameras with him around New York, to his home town of New Orleans, and to his rehearsal studios where he and his assembled band of musicians are seen putting together the album `Blood on the Fields'.
Joel Hierrezuelo Balart is Cuban multi-instrumentalist. Hirrezuelo describes Zapateo Suite as the story of his career and the musical influences from his career, especially jazz. It can be viewed as the musician's personal story of Cuban music.
American jazz trumpeter Christian Scott performs.
Portraits of artists, concerts and festivals that give good impressions of the jazz world. Both famous and less famous jazz artists will give new insights in their life, such as why they wrote a certain song and what was the first record they bought.
The MotorMusic Jazz Sessions filmed in MotorMusic Studios in Mechelen, Belgium, attracts many great jazz musicians. Singer David Linx and pianist Mike del Ferro's distinctive voices are expressed through polyphonic contemporary musical pieces.
Live Recording from the 1990 Jazz Festival Jazz in Antibes. Part 2: Pasha's Love, One Night Stand, Mother Tongues.
The crème de la crème of the Paris jazz, blues, gypsy and funk scene performs at the legendary club annex restaurant Le Resevoir.
An intimate and beautiful show in the antique theatre of Vienne.
The annual international festival November Music was first held in 1993. Its 2018 edition included jazz, avant-garde, world, and electronic music. One of the performers in 2018 was the singer Lucia Cadotsch.
George Benson and Kenny G at the world-renowned North Sea Jazz Festival.
Biréli Lagrène is a French jazz guitarist born on September 4, 1966 in a family of gypsy tradition. In this performance, Lagrène pays homage to Django Reinhardt with his son, Babik Reinhardt.
Two incredible concerts featuring stellar European and American legendary side-musicians including Harry Edison on trumpet and drummer `Papa' Jo Jones.
Featuring Dutch jazz icon Benjamin Herman in collaboration with gypsy guitar masters Robin and Kevin Nolan and bassist Arnoud van den Berg. The band play swinging jazz in the style of legendary French jazz guitarist Django Reinhardt.
Nicknamed Mama Africa, Miriam Makeba was a singer, actress, UN ambassador and civil rights activist.
With his relaxed and clear voice, Belgian-born vocalist Michel Tasky has developed an enviable reputation on the Brazilian jazz scene, navigating smoothly between jazz, French song and samba.
Pauli Lyytinen Magnetia Orkesteri perform at the Jazzahead! 2018 festival.
High Definition Quartet perform at the Jazzahead! 2018 festival.