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Michael Cuscuna and Charlie Lourie Discuss the "Blue Note Years"

Michael Cuscuna and Charlie Lourie are co-founders of Mosaic Records, a label committed to reissuing classic jazz recordings, many of them originally recorded by Blue Note. The two have also collaborated on the new book, "The Blue Note Years: The Jazz Photography of Francis Wolff," (Rizzoli International Publications). It includes 200 photographs taken by Francis Wolff from 1941-1965, who also co-founded the Blue Note label. Many of Wolff's photographs were used as Blue Note album covers.

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Other segments from the episode on February 21, 2017

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, January 4, 2001: Interview with John Balaban; Review of Ken Burns' documentary series "History of Jazz;" Obituary for Charlie Lourie; Review of the film "Traffic."

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