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Thumbnail image of Dizzy Gillespie performing with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Royal Festival Hall, London, 1985. Artist: Denis Williams

Heritage Images is thrilled to announce its representation of the National Jazz Archive and Images of Jazz collections. These seminal collections of jazz photography are being made available together for the first time through the Heritage Images’ platform.

The National Jazz Archive holds the UK’s finest collection of written, printed and visual material on jazz, blues and related music, from the 1920s to the present day and includes the photographic work of the brilliant Denis Williams. The Images of Jazz collection represents the photography of the outstanding Brian O’Connor and is bought to you by Jazz Services, the UK’s foremost charitable support organisation for jazz music, in partnership with the National Jazz Archive.

Both collections are photographically stunning and capture the excitement and atmosphere of the live performance, the charming informality of off-stage moments and the intensity of the creative process with equal ease and style.

Featuring amongst others such greats as Ella Fitzgerald, Oscar Peterson, Dizzy Gillespie, Count Basie, Dave Brubeck and Buddy Rich, Heritage Images is delighted to also be able to offer many of these extraordinary photographs as framed prints and canvases.

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Thumbnail image of American trumpet and flugelhorn player Art Farmer at The Bell, Codicote, Hertfordshire, 1983. Artist: Denis Williams
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Thumbnail image of Georgie Fame and Sweet Substitute with Keith Smith's Hefty Jazz in concert, 1984. Artist: Denis Williams
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Thumbnail image of American singer Sarah Vaughan at the Capital Radio Jazz Festival, Knebworth, Hertfordshire, 1981. Artist: Denis Williams
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Thumbnail image of Pianist Brian Dee's hands at work, Lansdowne Studios, Holland Park, London, 1989. Artist: Denis Williams
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Thumbnail image of Singer Elaine Delmar performing at Berkhamsted Civic Centre, Hertfordshire, 1986. Artist: Denis Williams
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Thumbnail image of The Daryl Runswick Quartet in concert at The Stables, Wavendon, Buckinghamshire, 1981. Artist: Denis Williams
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Thumbnail image of Henry Lowther playing the trumpet at The Stables, Wavendon, Buckinghamshire. Artist: Denis Williams
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Thumbnail image of Portrait of Count Basie, 1950s. Artist: Denis Williams
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Thumbnail image of Dizzy Gillespie performing with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Royal Festival Hall, London, 1985. Artist: Denis Williams
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Thumbnail image of Humphrey Lyttelton and Sidney Bechet at Colston Hall, Bristol, 1956. Artist: Denis Williams
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Thumbnail image of Ella Fitzgerald after a concert at Colston Hall, Bristol, 24 February 1955. Artist: Denis Williams
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Thumbnail image of Eartha Kitt performing at the Forum Theatre, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, 20 March 1983. Her concert end Artist: Denis Williams
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Thumbnail image of Count Basie Orchestra saxophonist Frank Foster, c1950s. Artist: Denis Williams
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Thumbnail image of Oscar Peterson looking forward to dinner after a concert at Colston Hall, Bristol, 1955. Artist: Denis Williams
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Thumbnail image of Count Basie at the Grosvenor House Hotel, London, 1979. Artist: Denis Williams
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Thumbnail image of Bassist Alec Dankworth at The Fairway, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, 14 April 1991. Artist: Denis Williams
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Thumbnail image of Stephane Grappelli and Claude 'Fiddler' Williams at the Forum Theatre, Hertfordshire, 1980. Artist: Denis Williams
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Thumbnail image of American vocalist Bobby McFerrin at the Bracknell Jazz Festival, 1983. Artist: Denis Williams
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Thumbnail image of American trumpeter Ted Curson playing at the Bracknell Jazz Festival, Berkshire, 1983. Artist: Denis Williams
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Thumbnail image of Portrait of photographer Denis Williams. Artist: Unknown
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Thumbnail image of Lena Antonis and saxophonist Sonny Rollins, Wembley Conference Centre, London, 1979. Artist: Denis Williams
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Thumbnail image of Kenny Clare playing the drums, London, 1978. Artist: Denis Williams
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Thumbnail image of Lionel Hampton on the vibraphone, Knebworth, Hertfordshire, July 1982. Artist: Denis Williams
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Thumbnail image of Ronnie Boykins playing at the Newport Jazz Festival, Ayresome Park, Middlesbrough, July 1978. Artist: Denis Williams
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Thumbnail image of George Melly on stage at the Forum Theatre, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, 8 April 1983. Artist: Denis Williams
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Thumbnail image of Tina May performing at The Fairway, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, 7 March 1999. Artist: Denis Williams
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Thumbnail image of Steve Swallow, Ronnie Scott's, London, 1999. Artist: Brian O'Connor
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Thumbnail image of Count Basie and Lena Horne at the Grosvenor House Hotel, London, 1979. Artist: Denis Williams
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Thumbnail image of Portrait of American cornet player Wild Bill Davison, c1950s. Artist: Denis Williams
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Thumbnail image of Dizzy Gillespie meeting baby Gary Colfer at Knebworth, Hertfordshire, July 1982. Artist: Denis Williams
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Thumbnail image of Band members of the Eddie Condon All Stars, 1957. Artist: Denis Williams
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Thumbnail image of Ella Fitzgerald with her sister and record producer and impresario Norman Granz, Bristol, 1955. Artist: Denis Williams
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Thumbnail image of Cleo Laine, The Globe, London, 2000. Artist: Brian O'Connor
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Thumbnail image of Roland Hanna playing the piano, 1980. Artist: Denis Williams
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Thumbnail image of Viola Wills, Ronnie Scott's, London, 1974. Artist: Brian O'Connor
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Thumbnail image of Lenny White, Ronnie Scott's, London, 2002. Artist: Brian O'Connor
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Thumbnail image of Curtis Stigers, Brecon Jazz Festival, Powys, Wales, 2007. Artist: Brian O'Connor
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Thumbnail image of John Stubberfield, Tenor Clef, London, 1993. Artist: Brian O'Connor
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Thumbnail image of Bryan Ferry, Love Supreme Jazz Festival, Glynde, East Sussex.  Artist: Brian O'Connor
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Thumbnail image of Georgie Fame, Ronnie Scott's, London.   Artist: Brian O'Connor
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Thumbnail image of Legendary jazz clarinetist and saxophonist Sidney Bechet at Colston Hall, Bristol, 1956. Artist: Denis Williams
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Thumbnail image of The Daryl Runswick Quartet in concert at The Stables, Wavendon, Buckinghamshire, 1981. Artist: Denis Williams
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Thumbnail image of Jose Neto, Ronnie Scott's, London, 1994. Artist: Brian O'Connor
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Thumbnail image of Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen, Brecon Jazz Festival, Powys, Wales, 1999. Artist: Brian O'Connor
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Thumbnail image of Spike Robinson, Ronnie Scott's, London, 1993. Artist: Brian O'Connor
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Thumbnail image of Dave Brubeck in concert at Kelsey Kerridge Sports Hall, Cambridge, 25 May 1978. Dan Brubeck is on dr Artist: Denis Williams
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Thumbnail image of Bobby Wellins, Watermill, Dorking, Surrey, 2000. Artist: Brian O'Connor
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Thumbnail image of Alec Dankworth, Watermill, Dorking, Surrey.  Artist: Brian O'Connor
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Thumbnail image of Cleo Laine, John Dankworth, Tim Garland and Alec Dankworth, The Globe, London, 2008.  Artist: Brian O'Connor
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Thumbnail image of Courtney Pine, Love Supreme Jazz Festival, Glynde, East Sussex, 2013. Artist: Brian O'Connor
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Thumbnail image of Illinois Jacquet and Sarah Vaughan, Capital Radio Jazz Festival, Knebworth, Hertfordshire, 1981. Artist: Denis Williams
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Thumbnail image of Bassist Eddie Jones at the Capital Radio Jazz Festival, Knebworth, Hertfordshire, 1982. Artist: Denis Williams
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Thumbnail image of Petula Clark in concert at the Forum Theatre, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, 28 January 1984. Artist: Denis Williams
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Thumbnail image of Eddie Henderson, Bass Clef, 1990. Artist: Brian O'Connor
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Thumbnail image of Art Blakey on stage with the Jazz Messengers at the Forum Theatre, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, 1978. Artist: Denis Williams
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Thumbnail image of The Lionel Hampton Orchestra in concert at Colston Hall, Bristol, 1956. Artist: Denis Williams
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Thumbnail image of Slim Gaillard playing his guitar at the Forum Theatre, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, 13 November 1986. Artist: Denis Williams
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Thumbnail image of Frank Sinatra and Frank Sinatra Jr backstage at the Royal Albert Hall, London, 28 May 1992. Artist: Denis Williams
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Thumbnail image of Irving Rosenthal with a French horn, c1950s. Artist: Denis Williams
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Thumbnail image of Portrait of American pianist Earl 'Fatha' Hines, 1950s. Artist: Denis Williams
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Thumbnail image of Big Chief Russell Moore, Arvell Shaw and Barrett Deems performing, Stevenage, Hertfordshire, 1984. Artist: Denis Williams
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Thumbnail image of Art Pepper holding his saxophone, Royal Festival Hall, London, 14 July, 1980. Artist: Denis Williams
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Thumbnail image of Buddy Rich in Middlesbrough, 1978. Artist: Denis Williams
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Thumbnail image of Dave Brubeck and Dizzy Gillespie at the Capital Radio Jazz Festival, Alexandra Palace, London, 1979. Artist: Denis Williams
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Thumbnail image of The brass section of the Count Basie Orchestra, Royal Festival Hall, London, 18 July 1980. Artist: Denis Williams
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Thumbnail image of American bandleader Stan Kenton giving an interview, c1950s. Artist: Denis Williams
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Thumbnail image of Herbie Flowers, Hawth, Crawley, West Sussex, Nov 2015. Artist: Brian O'Connor.
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Thumbnail image of Herb Geller, Bass Clef, London, April 1990. Artist: Brian O'Connor.
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Thumbnail image of Abdullah Ibrahim, Brecon Jazz Festival, Powys, Wales, August 2001. Artist: Brian O'Connor.
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Thumbnail image of Salena Jones, Pizza Express, Maidstone, December 1993.   Artist: Brian O'Connor.
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Thumbnail image of Ronnie Cuber, Brecon Jazz Festival, Brecon, Powys, Wales, 2003. Artist: Brian O'Connor.
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Thumbnail image of Marlene VerPlanck, Watermill, Jazz Club, Dorking, Surrey, Mar 1999. Artist: Brian O'Connor.
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Thumbnail image of Dave McKenna, Gracey's, Eastbourne, 1998. Artist: Brian O'Connor.
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Thumbnail image of Frank Morgan, Subterranean Club, Labroke Grove, London, Oct 1990. Artist: Brian O'Connor.
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Thumbnail image of Brian Dee, Watermill Jazz Club, Dorking, Surrey, June 2000. Artist: Brian O'Connor.
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Thumbnail image of Roy Hargrove, Ronnie Scott's, London, Nov 1991. Artist: Brian O'Connor.
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Thumbnail image of Gogi Grant, Pizza on the Park, London, Dec 1993. Artist: Brian O'Connor.
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Thumbnail image of Larry Grenadier, Brecon Jazz Festival, Brecon, Powys, Wales, Aug 1999. Artist: Brian O'Connor.
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Thumbnail image of Nnenna Freelon, Ronnie Scott's, Soho, London, July 2000. Artist: Brian O'Connor.
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Thumbnail image of Susannah McCorkle, Pizza on the Park, London, April 1991. Artist: Brian O'Connor.
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Thumbnail image of Nicholas Payton, Brecon Jazz Festival, Powys, Wales, August 2001. Artist: Brian O'Connor.
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Thumbnail image of Ernestine Anderson, Ronnie Scott's, Soho, London, 1981. Artist: Brian O'Connor.
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Thumbnail image of Mose Allison, Bulls Head, Chislehirst, 1994. Artist: Brian O'Connor.
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Thumbnail image of Jimmy Ruffin, London, 1974.   Artist: Brian O'Connor.
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Thumbnail image of Dionne Warwick, London, 1974.   Artist: Brian O'Connor.
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Thumbnail image of Art Pepper, (Dexter Gordon), Knebworth, 1981.   Artist: Brian O'Connor.
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Thumbnail image of Dennis Potter, BAFTA, London, 1990.  Artist: Brian O'Connor.
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Thumbnail image of Andre Previn, London, 1985.   Artist: Brian O'Connor.
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Thumbnail image of Marion Montgomery, Ronnie Scott's, Soho, London, 1987.   Artist: Brian O'Connor.
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Thumbnail image of Ella Fitzgerald, Capital Jazz Festival, Knebworth, 1981.   Artist: Brian O'Connor.
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