Films By donald mcglynn

Donald McGlynn has developed documen­tary portraiture of jazz musicians to a fine art. Dexter Gordon - More Than You Know is his latest exemplary effort. Gordon is the transitional fig­ure between the great classical tenor saxophone styles of Coleman Hawkins and Lester Young in the 1930's and modern approaches; he is the artistic godfather and inspiration for the genera­tion which includes John Co... Read more
“Blues are the songs of despair, but gospel songs are the songs of hope.” - Mahalia Jackson ... Take a foot-stompin' journey into the heart and soul of gospel music from seasoned music documentary filmmaker Don McGlynn (The Howlin' Wolf Story). Combining archival footage, rare recordings, interviews with gospel luminaries and a lot of great music, Rejoice and Shout is a celebration of a musical mo... Read more
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