Jim Marshall: Jazz Festival

From Thelonius Monk to John Coltrane, Miles Davis to Nina Simone, Jim Marshall s defining photographs of the 1960s jazz sceneJim Marshall is known as the defining father of music photography and his intimate photographs of the greats of rock roll, country, folk, blues and jazz are legendary Renowned for his extraordinary access and ability to capture the perfect momFrom Thelonius Monk to John Coltrane, Miles Davis to Nina Simone, Jim Marshall s defining photographs of the 1960s jazz sceneJim Marshall is known as the defining father of music photography and his intimate photographs of the greats of rock roll, country, folk, blues and jazz are legendary Renowned for his extraordinary access and ability to capture the perfect moment, his influence is second to none In 2014, Marshall became the only photographer ever to be honored by the Grammys with a Trustees Award for his life s work.Published here for the first time ever are Marshall s jazz festival photographs from the 1960s, which capture the crowd, the performances and unguarded moments with jazz icons such as Thelonious Monk, John Coltrane, Miles Davis, Nina Simone, Ray Charles and many .Over 95% of the material in this breathtaking volume has never been seen before Marshall s remarkable photographs of the festivals at Newport and Monterey immortalize the unique energy and soul of these celebrations of jazz Complete access to Marshall s vast archive has been granted for this book It includes a foreword by President Bill Clinton and an introduction by renowned jazz writer Nat Hentoff, and is designed by art director Graham Marsh The Cover Art of Blue Note Records, Hollywood and the Ivy Look This is the first in a series of books to be published by Reel Art Press in collaboration with the Jim Marshall Archive.Jim Marshall 1936 2010 was born in Chicago While still in high school, he purchased his first camera and began documenting musicians and artists in San Francisco Over a 50 year career he created hundreds of legendary images that came into public consciousness through magazine features, than 500 album covers and six books Monterey Pop, Not Fade Away, Proof, Jazz, Trust and Pocket Cash.
Jim Marshall Jazz Festival From Thelonius Monk to John Coltrane Miles Davis to Nina Simone Jim Marshall s defining photographs of the s jazz sceneJim Marshall is known as the defining father of music photography and his i

  • Title: Jim Marshall: Jazz Festival
  • Author: Jim Marshall
  • ISBN: 9781909526327
  • Page: 212
  • Format: Hardcover
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