Jazz has been called the purest expression of American democracy; a music built on individualism and compromise, independence and cooperation. Ken Burns follows the growth and development of jazz music from the gritty streets of New Orleans to Chicago's south side, the speakeasies of Kansas city and to Times Square. (official site)
Ep1 | 1h 21m 48s | WETA Passport
Ep2 | 1h 48m 52s | WETA Passport
Clip: S1 | 2m 12s
Ep10 | 1h 48m 32s | WETA Passport
Ep9 | 1h 54m 32s | WETA Passport
Ep8 | 1h 58m 35s | WETA Passport
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