About the Book
The Power Of Jazz is a new edition of an acclaimed book of photography by John Watson. It features more than 140 stunning photographs of rising stars and jazz legends - including Chet Baker, Gil Evans, Sonny Rollins, Oscar Peterson and Herbie Hancock.
Reviews and comments on the first edition of The Power Of Jazz:
"A terrific collection of images."
"This book is the greatest! What beautiful photos. He is a master."
"Tremendous images - a great series of photographs."
Features & Details
- Category Fine Art Photography
Standard Landscape, 10×8 in, 25×20 cm
- Publish Date Mar 24, 2011
- Tags Chet Baker, Gil Evans, Sonny Rollins, Oscar Peterson, Herbie Hancock, Jan Garbarek, Cleo Laine, Wynton Marsalis, Hank Jones, Branford Marsalis, Chick Corea, Michael Gibbs, Charles Lloyd, Carla Bley, Jane Monheit, Pat Metheny, big bands, Jazz, music, swing, photography, camera, photos, focus, photographer, photographs, bands, groups, musicians, saxophone, trumpet, drums, guitar, bass, piano, keyboards, clarinet, saxophonist, trumpeter, drummer, guitarist, bassist, pianist, clarinettist, flute, flutist, flautist
John Watson is a professional photographer and writer specialising in music. He is a regular contributor to Jazz Journal magazine, and his work appears internationally in many other magazines, newspapers, and in concert and festival programs and in CD booklets. He is a member of the US-based Jazz Journalists Association.