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Mel Lewis: Jazz Masters Series

2005 Rated NR 1hr

Meet Mel Lewis, the jazz drum master who singularly claimed the instrument as his own and was point man for numerous ensembles beginning in the late 1940s. This program, part documentary and part concert, features Lewis's work with his legendary band, the 17-piece Jazz Orchestra, and showcases his sensational percussion skills. Watch as they run through some of the most memorable tunes of the genre, including bebop, big band and fusion.

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Cast: Mel Lewis

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Movie Details

Ratings
NR
Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1

Subtitles

No

Closed captioned

No

Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access.