Keith Jarrett: The Art of Improvisation

An in-depth portrait of one of the world’s superstars of jazz: Keith Jarrett.

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Pianist Keith Jarrett talks about the range of his music, the importance of improvisation, the great artists he worked with, and about the ups and downs of his life.
Further insights are provided by fellow musicians, family members and other musical associates.

With recordings and rare archive footage of concerts dating back to the 1960s and including such greats as Miles Davis and Charles Lloyd, this first-ever major documentary has been made with the full cooperation of Keith Jarrett himself.

Bonus material includes extra interviews with Keith Jarrett, Gary Peacock, and Jack Keith Jarrett: "Butch & Butch", live from Tokyo (8mins) as well as additional interviews with Keith Jarrett, Gary Peacock, and Jack DeJohnette (34mins).

Also available on Blu-ray.

English title Keith Jarrett: The Art of Improvisation
Genre Documentary, Jazz
Production year 2004
Duration 84 mins
Video format 16:9 NTSC
Audio format PCM Stereo
TV Director Mike Dibb
Distribution DVD EuroArts Music International GmbH
Main Actor Keith Jarrett
Soloist Manfred Eicher, Gary Peacock, Jack DeJohnette, Steve Cloud, Scott Jarrett, George Avakian, Charles Lloyd, Gary Burton, Miles Davis, Toshinari Koinuma, Chick Corea, Charlie Haden, Dewey Redman, Rose Anne Jarrett, Jan Garbarek, Jon Christensen and Palle Danielsson



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