Episode 2 | 1h 48m 52s | WETA Passport
As the Roaring Twenties accelerate, Paul Whiteman, a white bandleader, sells millions of records playing a sweet, symphonic jazz. Louis Armstrong comes to New York, adding his improvisational brilliance to the band's new sound - and soon Armstrong is showing the whole world how to swing.
Aired: 12/15/15 | Expires: 12/31/25 |
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