For more Remembering Ornette podcasts click here

Starting in the 1960s, filmmaker Shirley Clarke began a film about the life and art of Ornette Coleman. After a hiatus, the project was resumed in the 1980s, updated and released theatrically in 1985.

The trailer


More Jazz Resources: Visit’s video archive of over 2,000 annotated class jazz videos, the largest collection on the Internet.

And don’t forget our comprehensive, up-to-date global list of jazz clubs, jazz radio stations, festivals, and jazz education programs.

Ornette: 1930 through the first half of his career
Silvie Jensen: Ornette in London (2001) (interview)

Subscribe to Jazz on the Tube

Jazz on the Tube is the largest annotated and indexed online collection of jazz videos on earth - and it's free. 

We have THREE OPTIONS to help de-clutter your mail box, but still keep the great music coming.

You have Successfully Subscribed!