A sound stage on the Warner Bros. lot is thought to be particularly "lucky" when it comes to movies that go on to win Oscar gold for best picture.
Ahmad Jamal has a unique flavor to his playing. Miles Davis wanted all his pianists to sound like Ahmad. Today Jamal tours with his own trio and creates brilliant improvisations over jazz standards like Blue Moon, and his own compositions. Hear the history of Ahmad Jamal from Poinciana to today, Monday night on the 9 O'clock special.