Model.MovieDetails.ProductName
Blue Note Records: Beyond The Notes
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2019

HD available on all devices. 4K limited to select SmartTVs. Learn more at cinplx.co/4k

Synopsis

One of the most important record labels in the history of jazz, and of American music, Blue Note Records has been home to such groundbreaking artists as Miles Davis, Thelonious Monk, John Coltrane, Bud Powell and Art Blakey, as well as present-day luminaries like Robert Glasper, Ambrose Akinmusire and Norah Jones. Founded in New York in 1939 by German Jewish refugees Alfred Lion and Francis Wolff, the history of Blue Note Records goes beyond the landmark recordings, encompassing the pursuit of musical freedom, the conflict between art and commerce and the idea of music as a transformative and revolutionary force. Through rare archival footage, current recording sessions and conversations with jazz icons Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter and today’s groundbreaking Blue Note musicians, the film reveals a powerful mission and illuminates the vital connections between jazz and hip hop. ...  

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Runtime

86 Minutes

Closed Captions

CC Available

Rental Period

You have 30 days from the date of purchase to start watching your rental, and 48 hours to finish it once you've started watching
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