CharLES MingUS - Goodbye Pork Pie Hat

Charles Mingus (Kathy Sloane, photographer) Awesome shot of the big bass

JoHN cOLtrAne - Naima

John Coltrane -- iconic photo by Francis Wolff used for the "Blue Train" Blue Note LP

WyNTon MarsALIS - Where or When

Smooth Jazz Background Music Sir Wynton Marsalis - one of the most talented musicians of the century

HeRbie HANcocK - Maiden Voyage

Herbie Hancock during his “Inventions and Dimensions session”, Englewood Cliffs NJ, August 30 1963 Francis Wolff

LoUıS ArMStRoNg - Hello Dolly

Louis Armstrong, American trumpeter, singer, composer and conductor. New York City, Halsman's studio. April (Photo by Philippe Halsman)

BilLIe HOLidAY - God Bless the Child

Her effortless, velvet voice just pours the notes she sings, like melted chocolate over molds. There is a grave depth of sadness in her music, bringing shattering vulnerability to it's beauty.

Ornette COLEMAN - Una Muy Bonita

Ornette Coleman, African American saxophonist, violinist, trumpeter and composer, and a major innovator of the free jazz movement. photographed at the Monterey Jazz Festival

CHArlie PARker - Yardbird Suite

"Music is your experience, your thoughts, your wisdom. If you don't live it, it won't come out of your horn" Charlie Parker

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