Paris Match: Jazz in France 1950-1962 / Various
(Deluxe Edition, Boxed Set, 2PC)
2014 two CD collection charting the arrival of jazz music in France told via 34 tracks and a deluxe 64 page booklet. PARIS MATCH: THE HISTORY OF JAZZ IN FRANCE (1950 - 1962) tells the story of the arrival jazz music in France during the 50s and early 60s through the social, cultural and political coverage of PARIS MATCH magazine - the most famous French news magazine and one that was a mirror of French society at the time. Featuring a 64-page booklet including original jazz albums reviews, iconography and vintage articles of the time, it represents an authentic documentation with dates, cultural events and political and social elements that help understand the history of the arrival of jazz music in France.