Author: Graham Marsh, Simon Whittle
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About the book:
Ronnie Scott's 1959–69 is a warm and intimate portrait of a legendary jazz venue. Published to celebrate the club’s 60th anniversary, it is the first time Warren’s vast archive of jazz photos have been accessed; nearly all the images included in this publication are completely unseen.
In this volume you will find performance shots of the greats of jazz including Miles Davis, Art Blakey, Stan Getz, Zoot Sims, Duke Ellington, Nina Simone and many more. Powerful on-stage portraits are accompanied by relaxed off-stage moments, such as Yusef Lateef holding an impromptu meeting around soup pots in the kitchen.
About the author:
Graham Marsh is an art director, illustrator and writer. He is the co-author and art director of many ground-breaking books including The Cover Art of Blue Note Records Volumes 1 and 2, East Coasting and California Cool all published by Collins & Brown.
Ronnie Scott's is Simon Whittle's first book.
Freddy Warren began photographing Ronnie Scott’s when it was still a construction site, and went on to photograph every major happening at the club for more than ten years.
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