Fats Waller - This Joint Is Jumpin' (DVD)
Release Date: 03/10/09
Documentary celebrates the exemplary life and work of the greatest of jazz entertainers through interviews and music.
This Joint Is Jumpin' celebrates the life and work of the the great Fats. Fats started playing church organ at age 10 and his all-action musical career ended, full speed ahead, at the age of 39. This documentary features his son, Maurice, and Eddie Barefield and Marshal Royal, fellow musicians. Sammy Price and Paul Machlin talk about stride and Andy Razaf's widow, Jean Hutson, remembers him.
|Label: SCREEN EDG|
|Run Time: 52 mins|