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S1 Ep1 | 1h 21m 48s

JAZZ begins in New Orleans, nineteenth century America's most cosmopolitan city.

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The Gift
S1 Ep2 | 1h 48m 52s

Louis Armstrong shows the whole world how to swing.

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Our Language
S1 Ep3 | 1h 46m 40s

As the stock market continues to soar, jazz is everywhere in America

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The True Welcome
S1 Ep4 | 1h 58m 57s

Jazz is called upon to lift the spirits of a frightened country.

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Swing: Pure Pleasure
S1 Ep5 | 1h 28m 38s

As the Depression drags on, jazz comes as close as ever to being America's music

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Swing: The Velocity of Celebration
S1 Ep6 | 1h 39m 45s

A new sound emerges- pulsing, stomping, suffused with the blues.

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Dedicated to Chaos
S1 Ep7 | 1h 53m 9s

When America enters World War II, jazz is part of the arsenal.

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S1 Ep8 | 1h 58m 35s

The postwar years bring America to a level of prosperity unimaginable a decade before.

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The Adventure
S1 Ep9 | 1h 54m 32s

Currents of change in American now impact Jazz.

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A Masterpiece by Midnight
S1 Ep10 | 1h 48m 32s

During the Sixties, jazz is in trouble.

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