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