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  • Frank Sinatra (FSIN006ABAL)
  • Duke Ellington (DE001JF)
  • Herbie Hancock ( HHAN001WELL)
  • Max Roach (MAXR001WELL)
  • Johnny Cash (CASH002DONH)
  • Amy Winehouse (AMYW001JF)
  • Pat Metheny (PATM001WELL)
  • Amy Winehouse (AMYW001MMAW)
  • Amy Winehouse (AMYW001COCO)
  • Carlos Santana (CS001JF)
  • Elvis Presley (ELPR001ALWE)
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  • Eric Clapton (YDBR001CLPE)
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  • Al Foster (ALFO001WELL)
  • Eric Clapton (EC001JF)
  • Eric Clapton ( YDBR002CLPE)
  • Frank Sinatra (FSIN002ABAL)
  • Frank Sinatra (FSIN005ABAL)

Jazz & Blues Collection

Welcome to our Jazz & Blues Print Collection - over 50 years of iconic images of the world's greatest Jazz & Blues musicians.

Both jazz and blues originated in the deep south around the end of the 19th century. The blues came out of the African-American communities, from their work songs, field chants and hollers. The blues is characterized by its chord progression, the use of flattened or bent notes or “blue notes”, and its sad and melancholy lyrics. Jazz came out of those same southern US communities at the same time, but was the result of the combining of African and European music. it is characterized by the use of blue notes, improvisation, syncopation, and what was coined the “swung note".

For over a century Jazz & Blues have inspired musicians and influenced numerous musical genres. Our fantastic limited edition print collection includes images of some of the world's greatest ever Jazz & Blues artists, John Coltrane, Miles Davis, BB King, Ella Fitzgerald, Cootie Williams, Duke Ellington plus many more, and ensures there is something special for every fan.

John Coltrane ( JCOL001FRAN)

John Coltrane

John Coltrane performing for the last time at the Newport Jazz Festival, Rhode Island in July 1966

Prices from £425.00
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Hugh Masekela (MASE001FRAN)

Hugh Masekela

Hugh Masekela performing at the Village Gate in New York in 1966

Prices from £425.00
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Thelonius Monk ( THEL001FRAN)

Thelonius Monk

Thelonius Monk performing at the Newport Jazz Festival, Rhode Island in July 1965

Prices from £425.00
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Miles Davis (MD002DONH)

Miles Davis

Miles Davis during the recording sessions for 'Kind of Blue' taken in New York in the Spring of 1959

Prices from £450.00
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Ella Fitzgerald (ELLA001FRAN)

Ella Fitzgerald

Ella Fitzgerald performing in Newport, Rhode Island in 1965

Prices from £425.00
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Cootie Williams (COWI001FRAN)

Cootie Williams

Trumpeter Cootie Williams performing in Newport, Rhode Island in 1965

Prices from £425.00
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Dizzy Gillespie (DIZZ002FRAN)

Dizzy Gillespie

Dizzy Gillespie performing in Newport, Rhode Island in 1966

Prices from £425.00
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B.B. King (BB001JF)

B.B. King

B.B. King headlines the venue at the Rainbow Theatre in 1973 with support acts from Lou Reed, Golden Earring & The Persuasions.

Prices from £1,440.00
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Miles Davis (MD001DONH)

Miles Davis

Miles Davis with John Coltrane during the recording sessions for 'Kind of Blue' at Columbia Studios in New York in the Spring of 1959

Prices from £450.00
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Roy Hargrove (ROYH001WELL)

Roy Hargrove

He never seems to stop playing - minutes later he was leading his band up to the stage and was still playing as he walked off afterwards.

Prices from £350.00
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Horace Silver (HSIL001FRAN)

Horace Silver

Horace Silver performing at the Newport Jazz Festival, Rhode Island in July 1966

Prices from £425.00
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Duke Ellington (DE0001FRAN)

Duke Ellington

Duke Ellington performing in Newport, Rhode Island in 1966

Prices from £425.00
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Miles Davis (MD001JF)

Miles Davis

Miles Davis onstage at the Rainbow Theatre, London in July 1973 - “Do not fear mistakes. There are none.” Miles Davis

Prices from £1,440.00
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Dizzy Gillespie (DIZZ001FRAN)

Dizzy Gillespie

Dizzy Gillespie playing in Newport, Rhode Island in 1966

Prices from £425.00
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Cat Anderson (CATA001FRAN)

Cat Anderson

Cat was renowned for his playing in the extreme high register. He claimed that he developed his screaming high notes to impress the girls.

Prices from £425.00
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Miles Davis (MD001FRAN)

Miles Davis

Miles Davis performing at the Newport Jazz Festival, Rhode Island in July 1966

Prices from £450.00
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Frank Sinatra (FSIN006ABAL)

Frank Sinatra

Frank Sinatra in London in 1967 off-set from the filming of 'The Naked Runner'

Prices from £150.00
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Duke Ellington (DE001JF)

Duke Ellington

Duke Ellington performing at the Rainbow Theatre, London in 1973

Prices from £1,440.00
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Herbie Hancock ( HHAN001WELL)

Herbie Hancock

Herbie Hancock at a soundcheck prior to his performance at the Bridgewater Hall, Manchester in November 2008

Prices from £350.00
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Max Roach (MAXR001WELL)

Max Roach

Max Roach performing at the Glasgow International Jazz Festival in July 1994

Prices from £350.00
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Johnny Cash (CASH002DONH)

Johnny Cash

Photographer Don Hunstein shot this rural side of Johnny Cash relaxing on his farm in San Antonio, Texas in 1959.

Prices from £250.00
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Amy Winehouse (AMYW001JF)

Amy Winehouse

"She seemed particularly happy that night and made references to a loved one (Blake) who was in the audience."

Prices from £630.00
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Pat Metheny (PATM001WELL)

Pat Metheny

Arriving at sound check as he was running through his guitars, between instruments, I introduced myself and asked if I might take some pics

Prices from £350.00
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Amy Winehouse (AMYW001MMAW)

Amy Winehouse

"At the time, the chances of this gig actually happening at all seemed very remote, Amy arrived an hour and a half late for her slot."

Prices from £350.00
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Amy Winehouse (AMYW001COCO)

Amy Winehouse

This photo was taken in 2007 during the Camden Crawl, a music festival over two days around the venues in Camden Town, London.

Prices from £50.00
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Carlos Santana (CS001JF)

Carlos Santana

This concert was shortly after 'Caravanserai', the 4th album by Santana released in Oct 1972. It was a turning point in Santana's career.

Prices from £900.00
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Elvis Presley (ELPR001ALWE)

Elvis Presley

Elvis Presley taking a nap in July 1956 on the Southern Railroad between Chattanooga, heading towards Memphis, Tennessee, his home.

Prices from £2,400.00
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Elvis Presley (ELPR002ALWE)

Elvis Presley

Elvis Presley combing his hair in the men's room in the Mosque Theatre, Richmond, Virginia in June 1956

Prices from £2,400.00
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Eric Clapton (YDBR001CLPE)

Eric Clapton

A young Eric Clapton during his time with the Yardbirds in Manchester in the summer of 1964

Prices from £350.00
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Eric Clapton ( EC003JF)

Eric Clapton

Eric Clapton performing at the Royal Albert Hall, London in February 1992

Prices from £498.00
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Eric Clapton (EC001PBRI)

Eric Clapton

Eric Clapton performing at the Royal Albert Hall in May 2015

Prices from £200.00
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Al Foster (ALFO001WELL)

Al Foster

William Ellis recalls, "I was very lucky with the light - just enough from the spots overhead to bounce off the snare onto Al's face."

Prices from £350.00
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Eric Clapton (EC001JF)

Eric Clapton

Eric Clapton performing at the Rainbow Theatre, London in January 1973

Prices from £1,440.00
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Eric Clapton ( YDBR002CLPE)

Eric Clapton

A young Eric Clapton during his time with the Yardbirds in Manchester in 1964

Prices from £350.00
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Frank Sinatra (FSIN002ABAL)

Frank Sinatra

Frank Sinatra on the set of his last ever film with Warner Bros, 'The Naked Runner', by Allan Ballard, in London in 1967

Prices from £350.00
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Frank Sinatra (FSIN005ABAL)

Frank Sinatra

Frank Sinatra walking over a London bridge in 1967 during a break from his filming of 'The Naked Runner'

Prices from £250.00
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Featured Prints

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Great Prints for £250 or less

Check out our great range of authentic fine art photographic prints available for £250 or less.

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Pink Floyd

1967 Syd Barrett performs during an early photo session prior to the release of Pink Floyd's debut album

Prices from £350.00
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The Smiths

The image of The Smiths outside Salford Lads' Club that graces the inner sleeve of their classic album The Queen is Dead

Prices from £150.00
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Pink Floyd

The original Pink Floyd line-up on their first ever photo shoot in Ruskin Park, London

Prices from £300.00
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Bob Dylan

Bob Dylan shot while recording his 5th studio album in Studio A, Columbia Recording Studios in New York City 1965.

Prices from £450.00
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Pink Floyd

Syd Barrett captured in a candid moment at Abbey Road Studios whilst rehearsing for the recording of 'The Piper at the Gates of Dawn'

Prices from £350.00
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Pink Floyd

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The Beatles

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Bob Dylan

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Elton John

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Jimi Hendrix

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