Jazz on a Summer’s Day:

Virtual Cinema

Museum Films is partnering with Kino Lorber to deliver the best of new world cinema straight to your living room! We’re pleased to share groundbreaking 1959 concert documentary Jazz on a Summer’s Day, streaming in a gorgeous new restoration.  

One $10 ticket is good for a 5-day pass to see Jazz on a Summer’s Day. 50% of each sale supports OKCMOA and its mission. Click here to purchase a pass.

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Filmed at the 1958 Newport Jazz Festival and directed by world-renowned photographer Bert Stern, Jazz on a Summer’s Day features intimate performances by an all-star line-up of musical legends including Louis Armstrong, Thelonious Monk, Gerry Mulligan, Anita O’Day, Chuck Berry, Dinah Washington, and closes with a beautiful rendition of The Lord’s Prayer by Mahalia Jackson at midnight to usher in Sunday morning. The film has been beautifully and extensively restored in 4K from the best surviving vault elements by IndieCollect.

Director Bert Stern | 1959 | In English | 85 minutes | NR 

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