Sony Masterworks Jazz, Larry Rosen, and Quincy Jones Debut
First Historical Jazz Compilation Linked to the JAZZ ROOTS Concert Series
JAZZ ROOTS: THE MUSIC OF THE AMERICAS
"You can't know we're you're going unless you know where you've come from."
The historical descriptions included in the package have been created in association with The Quincy Jones Musiq Consortium. The 2-CD 37 track compilation will be available in stores on April 5, 2011.
Documents jazz from African drums through today includes artists Olatunji, Scott Joplin, Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington, Billie Holiday, Charlie Parker, Miles Davis, John Coltrane, Dave Brubeck, Tito Puente, Weather Report, Herbie Hancock, George Benson, Wynton Marsalis, Chris Botti, and more.