Walt Disney Imagineering worked with jazz experts and institutions to learn more about the history of jazz music and bring it to life in this exhibit. Disney Parks Blog shared a video of musician Jon Batiste, who provided the original jazz compositions for Soul, talking about the exhibit.
“The Soul of Jazz: An American Adventure”‘s opening coincides with the beginning of Black History Month, as well as the ongoing Taste of EPCOT International Festival of the Arts.
Banners for “The Soul of Jazz” now hang in front of The American Adventure, featuring Joe Gardner and other jazz musicians from the new Pixar film.
Inside, guests will find information about the history of jazz as well as artifacts from famous jazz musicians.