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Sonny Rollins is 80!

Herman Leonard, Sonny Rollins, Paris, 1960 (c) Herman Leonard Photography, LLC

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Herman Leonard, 1923-2010

Herman Leonard, Dizzy Gillespie, Royal Roost, NYC, 1948 (c) Herman Leonard Photography, LLC Herman Leonard, Ella Fitzgerald, Downbeat Club, NYC, 1949 (c) Herman Leonard Photography, LLC Herman Leonard, Fats Navarro, NYC, 1948 (c) Herman Leonard Photography, LLC Read more about … Continue reading

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Lena Horne, 1917-2010

Herman Leonard, Lena Horne NYC, 1948 (c) Herman Leonard Photography, LLC

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Herman Leonard’s Jazz Portraits

Herman Leonard, Duke Ellington, Paris, 1958 (c) Herman Leonard Photography, LLC Herman Leonard, Billie Holiday, NYC, 1949 (c) Herman Leonard Photography, LLC Herman Leonard, Charlie Parker with the Metronome All Stars, NYC, 1949 (c) Herman Leonard Photography, LLC Herman Leonard, … Continue reading

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Billie Holiday died 50 years ago today

Herman Leonard, Billie Holiday, NYC, 1949 (c) Herman Leonard Photography, LLC (and John Coltrane died 42 years ago today…)

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Bird Lives!

Herman Leonard, Charlie Parker, Birdland, NYC, 1949 (c) Herman Leonard Photography, LLC Herman Leonard, Charlie Parker with Metronome All Stars, NYC, 1949 (c) Herman Leonard Photography, LLC Charlie Parker (born 1920 in Kansas City) died today, March 12, 1954, in … Continue reading

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