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Benny Carter

2004 NR

Discover the breadth and depth of jazz trumpeter and saxophonist Benny Carter's legacy in this fascinating music documentary. From his rise on the scene in the 1920s to his demise in 2003, Carter -- who worked with such legends as Count Basie and Duke Ellington -- worked tirelessly by taking his music on the road, scoring numerous films as both composer and arranger, and simply sharing his prodigious talents with the world.