- Rated: Not Rated
- Run Time: 1 hours, 46 minutes
- Video: Black & White
- Released: July 20, 2004
- Originally Released: 1995
- Label: View Video
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Packaging: Keep Case
- Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33
- Additional Release Material:
- Instant Access to Instrument Solos
- Instant Access to Songs
- Multidirectional Interactive Menus
- Text/Photo Galleries:
- Biography of Oscar Peterson
- Additional Text: Excerpts from A JAZZ ODYSSEY: MY LIFE IN JAZZ by Oscar Peterson
- Oscar Peterson Grammy Awards
- Oscar Peterson Honors and Awards
- Oscar Peterson Trivia
- Picture Gallery of Oscar Peterson
Performers, Cast and Crew:
Description by OLDIES.com:
Oscar Peterson - Music in the Key of Oscar traces four decades of the singular sound of one of Jazz's all-time great pianists; from his early days as Montreal's Teenage Boogie-Woogie sensation through a meteoric rise to international celebrity with the ground-breaking Jazz at the Philharmonic...and beyond.
Oscar himself narrates this look at the evolution of his musical style from his early days as a boogie-woogie star in Montreal to his rise to international notoriety. Includes interviews with Quincy Jones, Ella Fitzgerald, Herbie Hancock, Dizzy Gillespie and more.
This two-video set traces the 40+-year career of Oscar Peterson, one of the greatest pianists, from his days in Toronto, Canada, to international fame.
- The film was created from 80 hours of footage.