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Search For The New Land
written & performed by Lee Morgan
published by BMG Platinum Songs, A BMG Company and EMI Longitude Music, Courtesy of Sony/ATV Music publishing Scandinavia
(P) 1964 Blue Note Records
under license from Universal Music AB See more »
I found this documentary on a FB Profile of a friend who recommended it. Well, she is a Jazz musician, so it´s understandable. I thought the story-telling was slow and boring and after I watched the whole documentary I thought to myself :
there are people you have never heard about and it this is sometimes even better- like in this case here
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