jazz photographs

Arts and Culture
12:44 pm
Thu April 3, 2014

10 years of iconic jazz photos in public domain

Billie Holiday
Credit www.flickr.com/photos/library_of_congress

KUVO's celebration of Jazz Appreciation Month in April is a great occasion to remind our audience of a virtual treasure trove of iconic jazz photographs taken from 1938 to 1948, and they're all in the public domain.  Larry Appelbaum in the Music Division at the Library of Congress joined "First Take with Lando and Chavis" to talk about photographer William Gottlieb and the collection."Almost all of Gottlieb's shots were done on location," said Appelbaum.

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