Legal Warning

Legal Warning/Policy:

The Estate of Art Blakey is the sole owner of all rights relating to the name, image and likeness of Art Blakey and all of Art Blakey’s rights in musical works created, performed, or collaborated on by Art Blakey. The names “Art Blakey”, “Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers”, “The Jazz Messengers”, “Jazz Messenger”, “Jazz Messengers”, and “The Jazz Messengers— Legacy of Art Blakey” are trademarks of the Estate of Art Blakey. Any use, marketing, licensing or other exploitation of, or pertaining to Art Blakey, his name, image or likeness, or any other intellectual property rights, royalties and assets derived therefrom may only be through the prior consent of The Estate of Art Blakey.

Unauthorized use of the Art Blakey name, image and/or likeness constitutes trademark infringement under United States and New York state law. Such rights are also protected by copyright, trademark and other federal and state laws and common law. You may access the materials located on this site only for your personal use. Personal use means you may download one copy of such materials on a single computer for personal non-commercial use only. Under no circumstances may you change or delete any author attribution, trademark, legend or copyright notice. When you download copyrighted material, you do not obtain any ownership or other rights in that material. You may not in any way represent yourself or your own site as connected in any way with or The Estate of Art Blakey through the use of the intellectual property of The Estate of Art Blakey.

Except as stated above, without our prior written permission you may not otherwise modify, copy, publish, display, transmit (either electronically, mechanically, by photocopying, by recording device, or otherwise), adapt or in any way exploit the content of this site. To seek our permission or for inquiries regarding licensing opportunities, please write to us at the following address:

The Estate of Art Blakey

c/o Mr. Takashi Buhaina Blakey, Administrator, d.b.n.

P.O. Box 5176

Weehawken, NJ 07086