• American Masters -- Jascha Heifetz: Passion in His Playing
    S29 E3: Jascha Heifetz: Passion in His Playing
    Jascha Heifetz, a child prodigy violin player, was taught to present himself ...
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  • American Masters -- Clark Terry Performs
    Clark Terry Performs
    Celebrated jazz musician Clark Terry (Dec. 14, 1920 - Feb. 21, 2015 ) played ...
    0:02:11
  • American Masters -- Clark Terry on Count Basie's Space and Time in Jazz
    Clark Terry on Count Basie's Space and Time in Jazz
    Trumpeter and composer Clark Terry (1920 - 2015) talks about what Quincy Jones ...
    0:03:25
  • American Masters -- Clark Terry on Touring the South with All-Black Band
    Clark Terry on Touring the South with All-Black Band
    Legendary trumpeter Clark Terry (1920 - 2015) describes an era when touring the ...
    0:01:17
  • American Masters -- Actor James Earl Jones on August Wilson's Plays
    S29 E2: Actor James Earl Jones on August Wilson's Plays
    In this behind-the-scenes look from August Wilson: The Ground on Which I Stand, ...
  • American Masters -- Filmmaker Sam Pollard on His August Wilson Documentary
    S29 E2: Filmmaker Sam Pollard on His August Wilson Documentary
    Filmmaker Sam Pollard's latest documentary for American Masters is August ...
    0:02:29
  • American Masters -- August Wilson in Seattle
    S29 E2: August Wilson in Seattle
    In 1990, August Wilson and his wife, costume designer Constanza Romero, moved to ...
    0:01:57
  • American Masters -- August Wilson's Youth
    S29 E2: August Wilson's Youth
    August Wilson and two of his sisters recall his early school days, when he ...
    0:01:24
  • American Masters -- Monologue from "Ma Rainey's Black Bottom" by August Wilson
    S29 E2: Monologue from "Ma Rainey's Black Bottom" by August Wilson
    "White folks don’t understand about the blues," says Ma Rainey in the play, ...
    0:00:47
  • American Masters -- Scene from "Fences," a Pulitzer Prize-Winning Play
    S29 E2: Scene from "Fences," a Pulitzer Prize-Winning Play
    August Wilson's "Fences" won a Pulitzer Prize and four Tony Awards in 1987. In ...
    0:01:02
  • American Masters -- Phylicia Rashad Performs "Gem of the Ocean" Aunt Ester Scene
    S29 E2: Phylicia Rashad Performs "Gem of the Ocean" Aunt Ester Scene
    In August Wilson's "Gem of the Ocean," Aunt Ester is a matriarch and former ...
    0:02:23
  • American Masters -- Costume Designs for August Wilson Plays
    S29 E2: Costume Designs for August Wilson Plays
    Constanza Romero created costume designs for August Wilson's plays and the two ...
    0:03:15
  • American Masters -- August Wilson on the Dialogue in His Plays
    S29 E2: August Wilson on the Dialogue in His Plays
    August Wilson describes how dialogue comes to him and guides his character ...
    0:01:38
  • American Masters -- Journalist Bob Simon on His Early Career
    Journalist Bob Simon on His Early Career
    60 Minutes journalist Bob Simon (1941 - 2015) was interviewed for "American ...
    0:04:20
  • American Masters -- Filmmaker Molly Bernstein on Ricky Jay: Deceptive Practice
    S29 E1: Filmmaker Molly Bernstein on Ricky Jay: Deceptive Practice
    Filmmaker Molly Bernstein describes her astonishment the first time she saw ...
    0:04:26
  • American Masters -- Ricky Jay Remembers Mentor Dai Vernon
    S29 E1: Ricky Jay Remembers Mentor Dai Vernon
    "If I had never seen him do magic he'd be the most remarkable person I ever ...
    0:03:41
  • American Masters -- Ricky Jay and Art Spiegelman in Conversation
    S29 E1: Ricky Jay and Art Spiegelman in Conversation
    This web-extra feature is a Hammer Conversation with Ricky Jay and Art ...
    0:51:04
  • American Masters -- Ricky Jay on His Mentor: Charlie Miller
    S29 E1: Ricky Jay on His Mentor: Charlie Miller
    Ricky Jay learned much from magician Charlie Miller about how to refine his ...
    0:01:32
  • American Masters -- Sleight of Hand and Three-Card Monte with Ricky Jay
    S29 E1: Sleight of Hand and Three-Card Monte with Ricky Jay
    At a performance in London, Ricky Jay demonstrates three-card monte in his ...
    0:02:23
  • American Masters -- Ricky Jay on Ways of Learning: Books and Teachers
    S29 E1: Ricky Jay on Ways of Learning: Books and Teachers
    "I’ve collected thousands of books in my life about magic technique. But I ...
    0:00:53
  • American Masters -- Bing Crosby, Maurice Chevalier and Carol Lawrence Perform
    S28 E10: Bing Crosby, Maurice Chevalier and Carol Lawrence Perform
    Bing Crosby, French entertainer Maurice Chevalier and musical theater actress ...
    0:04:44