Dance Hall, New York, 1950
Gelatin silver print
Joe Henderson, American jazz saxophonist: Apr. 24, 1937 – 2001…
Photo - Francis Wolff: Kenny Dorham and Joe Henderson at Dorham’s Una Mas session, Englewood Cliffs NJ, April 1, 1963
Album cover of the day: “Indestructible”, Art Blakey and The Jazz Messengers.
Album cover of the day: “Bird and Diz”, Charlie Parker and Dizzie Gillespie.
A photo of the US Army Jazz Band at Camp Upton in Long Island, probably around 1917.
Interesting, by 1917 the word “jazz” had apparently made its way from New Orleans to Long Island, New York. Also, note the unusual instrumentation (from left) of mandolin and cello.