Jazz on a Summer’s Day

Filmed at the 1958 Newport Jazz Festival and directed by world-renowned photographer Bert Stern, Jazz on a Summer’s Day features intimate performances by an all-star line-up of musical legends including Louis Armstrong, Thelonious Monk, Gerry Mulligan, Anita O’Day, Chuck Berry, Dinah Washington, and closes with a beautiful rendition or The Lord’s Prayer by Mahalia Jackson at midnight to usher in Sunday morning. The film has been beautifully and extensively restored in 4K from the best surviving vault elements by IndieCollect.

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Director: Bert Stern
Cast: Louis Armstrong, Mahalia Jackson, Chuck Berry
Language: English
Genre: Documentary
Rating: Not Rated
Run time: 1 hour 30 minutes