Paris Match: Jazz in France 1950-1962 / Various
In print and on CD, this deluxe compilation tells the story of jazz music’s arrival in France in the ’50s and early ’60s. Including original album reviews and other articles published in Paris Match—the French news magazine that was the mirror of local society at the time—the 64-page booklet presents a supremely authentic documentation with specific dates of cultural events and more. The discs bring you a total of 34 tracks from a veritable who’s who of jazz legends including Miles Davis, Django Reinhardt, Duke Ellington, Glenn Miller, Art Blakey, John Coltrane, Dizzy Gillespie, Count Basie, Thelonius Monk, Louis Armstrong, Ella Fitzgerald, Dave Brubeck and more! Believe.
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