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Karsh photographed jazz musicians, too

until January 10, 2010 - 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily
Free

As part of the Festival Karsh exhibit, Library and Archives Canada is showing

Sound and Vision: Portraits of Musicians and Composers by Yousuf Karsh

See photographic portraits by Yousuf Karsh on view along with drawings, album artwork, letters and audio recordings featuring Dizzy Gillespie (cheeks engorged) and Dave Brubeck (pensive), as well as many other famous musicians such as Paul Robeson, Glenn Gould, Benjamin Brittain, and Joan Baez.

Other Karsh exhibits closed earlier. A major exhibit at the Museum of Science and Technology closed September 13; one at the National Gallery closed September 20.

Library and Archives Canada
395 Wellington Street (at Bay St.)
Ottawa
www.festivalkarsh.ca