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18/01/1944 The Met hosts a jazz concert for the first time

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BILLIE HOLIDAY LIVE at the Met NYC Jan 18, 1944 VID

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HQ Esquire All Stars jazz concert 1945 (Tatum, Bigard, Catlett, ) - Rose Room

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Louis Armstrong 1944 + Dorothy Dandridge - Atlantic City - Ain't Misbehavin' + Harlem On Parade

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If I Had You - Benny Goodman 1941 (Audio only)

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Film Clip: Traffic Jam - Artie Shaw & his Orch., 1939 - M-G-M (original stereo recording for film)

The Metropolitan Opera House in New York is hosting a jazz concert for the first time. The performers were Louis Armstrong, Benny Goodman, Lionel Hampton, Artie Shaw, Roy Eldridge and Jack Teagarden.