Jim Galloway: A Journey in Jazz

Described Video:
Scots-born saxophonist Jim Galloway (1936-2014) became Canada's ambassador of jazz, and his saga is about the global transmission of African-American music. After studying at the Glasgow College of Art, Galloway immigrated to Toronto in 1964. Co-founder of the Toronto Jazz Festival, Galloway also made his mark as an impresario and music journalist. Filmed in Scotland, Kansas City, New York, Toronto and Vienna, this film follows the path of his extraordinary career.
Aired:
Oct 05, 2018