Norman Granz

Norman Granz

Also known as Granz, Norman Ganz, Norman Grantz, Norman Graz
This performer (group) in the Internet: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Norman_Granz, http://jazztimes.com/articles/28170-ella-fitzgerald-norman-granz-she-was-his-star

Discography of Norman Granz:

# Release title Total tracks Type of release is Imprint date Label
1 Bird On Verve - Volume 4 13 Audio 1984 Verve Records
2 Cubano Album 5 Audio Clef Records
3 Jazz At The Philharmonic In Europe 7 Audio 1963 Verve Records
4 '40s-'50s 10 Audio 1983 Verve Records
5 Norman Granz' Jazz Session No.4 2 Audio Columbia
6 J.A.T.P. In London, 1969 19 Audio 1989 Pablo Live
7 J.A.T.P. In London, 1969 21 Audio 1989 Pablo Live
8 Presents Improvisation 17 Audio 1996 LASERSWING PRODUCTIONS
9 The First Ten Years - Vol. One To Four 46 Audio 2004 Proper Box
10 1950s 25 Audio 1981 Verve Records
11 1940s 16 Audio 1981 Verve Records
12 Jazz At The Hollywood Bowl 20 Audio
13 The Jazz Scene 38 Audio 1994 PolyGram
14 Jazz At The Philharmoic 10 CD-Set 82 Audio Membran
15 Jam Session No. 2 4 Audio Columbia


Influential American jazz label founder. Significant production, design and layout and liners notes credits.

Born in Los Angeles, of a Ukrainian-Jewish ancestry, Granz was a fundamental figure in American jazz music, especially of the 1950s and the 1960s. He was the founder of [l=Verve Records] and [l=Pablo Records].

He started the Jazz At The Philharmonic (JATP) sessions which were perhaps the first marketed "jam" sessions to be distributed.

Born 6 August 1918 in Los Angeles, California, USA. Died 22 November 2001 in Geneva, Switzerland aged 83.


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