Category: jazz

Dancers work the floor to the sound of Humphrey Lyttelton and his New Orleans-style jazz band at the 100 Club in Oxford Street, London, November 1949. Photographed by Charles Hewitt.

A jazz jam session takes place at photographer Gjon Mili’s studio loft in New York City, 1943. Photographed by Gjon Mili-LIFE.

Billie Holiday, 1958. Photographed by Dennis Stock.

Billie Holiday, 1958. Photographed by Dennis Stock.

20 stunning photos capture Dizzy Gillespie’s cheeks inflating while playing the trumpet.

Pierrot Jazz Band, Paris, France, 1925.

Are you sure this is Chris Barber’s place?”, Punch Magazine, July 19, 1961

The Press Democrat, Santa Rosa, California, March 18, 1962

Bradford Evening Star, Pennsylvania, November 18, 1940

The Daily Tribune, Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin, October 21, 1933