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The Jazz Image

The Jazz ImageTM

with Leigh Kamman
A Jazz Starter Kit

The Latin Tinge: Afro-Cuban to Brazilian

All audio materials should be available through the Public Radio MusicSource ®, most record stores, The Smithsonian Institution, and some public libraries.

  1. Flora Purim and Airto: The Magicians (Crossover CCD45001)
  2. Dizzy Gillespie and the United Nation Orchestra (ENJA 6044-2)
  3. Antonio Carlos Jobim (Warner Archive 9 46114-2)
  4. Tito Puente: 50 Years of Swing (RMM Records and Video Corp. RMD-3 82050)
  5. Irakere: Live at Ronnie Scott's (World Pacific CDP 0777 7 80596)
  6. Machito and the Salsa Band: 1983 Grammy Award (Impuse MCAD 33106)
  7. Mario Bauza: The Legendary Mambo King (Tanga) (Messidorm 15819-2)

The videos listed with an asterisk (*) can be ordered from Jamey Aebersold Jazz Inc., P.O. Box 1244C, New Albany, IN 47151-1224 (800-456-1388).

  1. Airto & Purim (A 75)*
  2. Dizzy Gillespie Live in London (A 258)*
  3. Jobim: An All-Star Tribute (A 258)*
  4. Latin American Percussion: Video Session (A 29)*


  1. Boggs, Vernon W. Salsiology. Excelsior Music Publishing Company, New York, 1992.
  2. McGowan, Chris, and Ricardo Pessania. The Brazilian Sound. Billboard Books (An Imprint of Watson-Guptill Publications), 1991.
  3. Weinsein, Norman C. A Night in Tunisia: Imaginings of Africa in Jazz. Limelight Editions, New York, 1993.