Rise up Singing: Jazz Portraits by Herman Leonard

Rise up Singing: Jazz Portraits by Herman Leonard
May 27–September 4, 2017

Photographer Herman Leonard (1923-2010) was renowned for his photographs of many of the 20th century’s greatest jazz artists. This exhibition features Leonard’s portraits of jazz legends such as Frank Sinatra, Louis Armstrong, Charlie Parker, Duke Ellington, Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday, Dizzy Gillespie, and Lena Horne.

Sponsored in part by Dr. Nancy Kollisch and Dr. Jeffrey Pressman.

Image: Billie Holiday, NYC, 1949. © Herman Leonard Photography, LLC

Exhibit organized by Herman Leonard Photography, LLC