Film, Video Blue Note at 75

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Blue Note at 75
Library music specialist Larry Appelbaum moderates a panel discussion marking the 75th anniversary of the influential jazz label, Blue Note Records. Panelists include veteran saxophonist Lou Donaldson, producer Michael Cuscuna and pianist Jason Moran.
Event Date
May 10, 2014
-  Jason Moran is a Houston-born, MacArthur Award-winning pianist, composer and bandleader who is the Artistic Advisor in Jazz for the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. Moran has been a Blue Note artist since his debut as leader in 1999.
-  Michael Cusuna is a Grammy-winning record producer, writer, discographer and co-founder of Mosaic Records. He???s worked in jazz radio and has a long career in the record business working for Motown, ABC, Arista, Muse, Freedom, Novus and Elektra. For the past 30 years, he???s been a special consultant, producer, and reissue director of Blue Note Records.
-  Lou Donaldson is a North Carolina-born saxophonist, composer and bandleader whose career spans seven decades playing hard-bop, soul jazz and funky cross-over hits. Donaldson is a National Endowment for the Arts Jazz Master, and his biggest selling records, Alligator Boogaloo and Blues Walk, were recorded for Blue Note.
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Running Time
1 hours 11 minutes 47 seconds
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