A Great Day in Harlem

I was looking for a nice afternoon post and happened across this famous photograph. Here is the story of the shot, which features just about every famous jazz personality of the time. Wikipedia says that as of April only four participants still are alive. This site allows you to hover over each image for an ID and link to a bio, while this one offers closeups. Here is an interesting clip about the photo, which unfortunately seems to be cut off.

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