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American jazz singer Betty Carter and her trio. Drancy, France. 1990.

 

Photography is an ambiguous challenge to chance

Guy Le Querrec
© Betty Carter | Magnum Photos
In the life and oeuvre of Guy Le Querrec, music holds a special place; he has created some of the most celebrated images of the 20th century, becoming internationally renowned for photographing the greatest living figures in jazz. Pictured here, the American jazz singer Betty Carter performing in the Town of Drancy, Seine Saint-Denis department, France in 1990.
© Guy Le Querrec | Magnum Photos

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