WTIU Documentaries

The Gennett Suite

Passport Special | 26m 46s

One hundred years ago, many of the greatest jazz pioneers made their first recordings at a little studio in Richmond, Indiana – the Gennett Studios. Today, Indiana University Jacobs School of Music Associate Professor Brent Wallarab conducts the IU Student Jazz Ensemble in an original production of The Gennett Suite, a tribute to those early jazz recording artists, recorded at the WTIU studios.

Aired: 11/25/18

Rating: NR

Video has closed captioning.

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