Lester Young "Lester Leaps In" (Limited Edition)

Lester Young "Lester Leaps In" (Limited Edition)

Collection: Metronome Jazz Collection
Subject: Lester Young
Photographer: Unidentified
Genre: Music Photography
Genre 2: Contemporary Fine Art Photography
Year Photo Taken: c. 1944
Additional Info: This photo is part of the Metronome Magazine Jazz Archives. Metronome Magazine published its first issue in 1881 and quickly became the premiere music magazine of its time. At the start of the Swing era Metronome shifted its editorial coverage to primarily Jazz music, and continued to cover the genre until it published its final issue in the early 1960’s.

Photo appeared in Metronome Magazine in the September, 1942 issue on page 10, in a news piece that read "Lester and Lee Young make their eastern debut with their new band at Café Society early this month," in the April, 1947 issue on page 48, in an article entitled, “Jazz In Kansas City,” and in the February 1949 issue on page 18, in an article entitled, “Influences Of The Year.”

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Available Editions

Print size - 30" x 40"
Edition size - 7
Printing Process - Archival Pigment Print

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