Pasadena Festival of Jazz on Film - First Annual

10/6/1980 - 10/27/1980

Location: Rear of Aarnun Gallery, 99 East Colorado Blvd, Pasadena

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Time: 7:30 & 9:30 pm

Day: Monday

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Masters of Mainstream jazz, featuring Louis Armstrong, Count Basie, Sidney Bechet, Cab Calloway, Slim Gaillard, Dizzy Gillespie, Lional Hampton, Billie Holiday, Art Tatum, and more Exhibition of jazz photos by Mark Weber in the lobby.
10/13 -Masters of Jazz Dance, featuring Bill "Bojangles" Robinson, The Nicholas Brothers, James Barton, The Four Step Brothers, and live demonstration by Foster Johnson10/20 - Masters of Avant-Garde Jazz with New York Eye and Ear Control by Michael Snow; films on Sun Ra, Bobby Bradford and John Carter; and a slide presentation on Los Angeles avant-garde jazz musicians by Mark Webber.
10/27 - Masters of Modern Jazz, featuring Lester Young, Dizzy Gillespie, Sonny Rollins, John Coltrane Quartet, and more