For some people, Academy Awards season means it’s time to get caught up on the previous year’s most acclaimed films to see what they missed.

For us here at JAZZ.FM91, it’s also time to revisit the unforgettable jazz soundtracks of film history. Jazz musicians and composers have added their talents to a number of Oscar-recognized films over the years, from the Duke Ellington scores of the 1950s to the Damien Chazelle-led jazz revival of the present decade.

While there are so many essential soundtracks that jazz enthusiasts need to hear, here are seven that deservedly made a splash at the Oscars in years past.