New Woody Herman Documentary Set for Release

October 19, 2012

The Graham Carter-produced and directed documentary Woody Herman – Blue Flame, is set for DVD release on November 13.  The 110-minute DVD is chock full of rare photos, film, and video clips of various incarnations of The Woody Herman Orchestra, It includes interviews with 35 musicians and jazz historians associated with Woody (including Phil Wilson, Joe Lovano, Terry Gibbs, Jeff Hamilton, Sonny Igoe, Frank Tiberi, Dr. Herb Wong, Dan Morgenstern, and Bill Clancy) as well as extensive filmed interviews with the man himself. Next year marks the 100th anniversary of Herman’s birth.

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