Lionel Hampton: Jazz Legend: King Of The Vibes (2005)
Ready to join "Mister Excitement" for a program of sizzling interest to jazz fans? This documentary profiles the life and career of percussionist/bandleader Lionel Hampton, who partnered with musical greats such as Benny Goodman and Charlie Parker, and popularized the use of the vibraphone in jazz. Includes rare archival footage and photos from the '30s through the '90s, as well as insights from contemporary "vibe" pro Mike Mainieri. 70 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital stereo.
- Concerts and Performing Arts
- DVD Fullscreen
- Closed Captioned: