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Blue Note Records: Beyond the Notes (2018)

A revelatory, thrilling and emotional journey behind the scenes of Blue Note Records, the pioneering label that gave voice to some of the finest jazz artists of the 20th and 21st centuries.

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Sophie Huber

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Sophie Huber
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Cast

Credited cast:
Ambrose Akinmusire Ambrose Akinmusire ... Himself
Art Blakey ... Himself (archive footage)
John Coltrane ... Himself (archive footage)
Michael Cuscuna Michael Cuscuna ... Himself
Miles Davis ... Himself (archive footage)
Lou Donaldson Lou Donaldson ... Himself
Robert Glasper ... Himself
Herbie Hancock ... Himself
Derrick Hodge ... Himself
Norah Jones ... Herself
Lionel Loueke Lionel Loueke ... Himself
Terrace Martin Terrace Martin ... Himself
Thelonious Monk Thelonious Monk ... Himself (archive footage)
Ali Shaheed Muhammad Ali Shaheed Muhammad ... Himself
Kendrick Scott Kendrick Scott ... Himself
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A revelatory, thrilling and emotional journey behind the scenes of Blue Note Records, the pioneering label that gave voice to some of the finest jazz artists of the 20th and 21st centuries.

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Switzerland

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English

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23 April 2018 (USA) See more »

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