Carnegie Hall Salute the Jazz Masters (1994) DVD
Actors: Herbie Hancock, Vanessa Williams, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Betty Carter, Ella Fitzgerald
Language: English, Dolby Digital 5.1
Run Time: 2hr
Region: All Regions-Playable Worldwide
Plot: The Carnegie Hall gala was part of the 50th birthday party last month for Verve Records, the jazz label founded by music innovator Norman Granz that helped chronicle the careers of such greats as Charlie Parker, Ella Fitzgerald, Oscar Peterson and Lester Young.Vanessa Williams and Herbie Hancock take turns at the podium, introing and at times performing tributes to Fitzgerald, Dizzy Gillespie, Stan Getz, Miles Davis , Count Basie, Art Tatum and Wes Montgomery.