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Albert Murray (1916–2013)

Albert Murray was born on May 12, 1916 in Nokomis, Mobile County, Alabama, USA. He is known for his work on Bluesland: A Portrait in American Music (1993), Lady Day: The Many Faces of Billie Holiday (1990) and 12 Minutes (2013). He was married to Mozelle Menefee. He died on August 18, 2013 in New York City, New York, USA. See full bio »

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 2001 Jazz (TV Mini-Series documentary) (senior advisor - 4 episodes)
- The True Welcome: 1929-1934 (2001) ... (senior advisor)
- Our Language: 1924 -1929 (2001) ... (senior advisor)
- The Gift: 1917-1924 (2001) ... (senior advisor)
- Gumbo: Beginnings to 1917 (2001) ... (senior advisor)
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 2013/I 12 Minutes (Short) (executive producer) / (producer)
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 1993 Bluesland: A Portrait in American Music (Documentary) (with excerpts from: "Stompin' the Blues")
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 2004 Unforgivable Blackness: The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson (Documentary) (extra special thanks)
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 2001 Coat of Many Colors (TV Movie documentary)
 2000 Culture Shock (TV Mini-Series documentary)
- The Devil's Music: 1920s Jazz (2000) ... Himself
 1999 American Experience (TV Series documentary)
- New York: Part V - Cosmopolis (1999) ... Himself
 1996 Charlie Rose (TV Series)
 1993 Bluesland: A Portrait in American Music (Documentary)
Himself - Commentator
 1990 Lady Day: The Many Faces of Billie Holiday (TV Movie documentary)
 1987 Long Shadows (Documentary)
 1970 The David Frost Show (TV Series)
- Episode #2.167 (1970) ... Himself

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Jazz critic, biographer and novelist.

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