Norman Granz (August 6, 1918 – November 22, 2001) was an American jazz music impresario.
Granz was a fundamental figure in American jazz, especially from about 1947 to 1960. He was the founder of five record labels: Clef, Norgran, Down Home, Verve and Pablo. Granz was acknowledged as "the most successful impresario in the history of jazz". Granz is also known for his anti-racist position and for integrating audiences.
Birth and Death Data: Born August 6th, 1918 (Los Angeles), Died November 22nd, 2001 (Geneva)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1942
Roles Represented in DAHR: session supervisor
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Philo||P1000A||12-in.||July 1942||Body and Soul||Lester Young Trio||Instrumental trio||session supervisor|
|Philo||P1000B||12-in.||July 1942||Indiana||Lester Young Trio||Instrumental trio||session supervisor|
|Philo||P1001A||12-in.||July 1942||Tea for two||Lester Young Trio||Instrumental trio||session supervisor|
|Philo||P1001B||12-in.||July 1942||I can't get started||Lester Young Trio||Instrumental trio||session supervisor|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Granz, Norman," accessed August 3, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105390.
Granz, Norman. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 3, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105390.
"Granz, Norman." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 3 August 2021.
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