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The Resource Jazz, Episode three, Our language, a Florentine Films production ; produced in cooperation with BBC ; produced in association with WETA-TV, Washington ; a film by Ken Burns ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick, (videorecording)

Jazz, Episode three, Our language, a Florentine Films production ; produced in cooperation with BBC ; produced in association with WETA-TV, Washington ; a film by Ken Burns ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick, (videorecording)

Label
Jazz, Episode three, Our language
Title
Jazz
Title number
Episode three
Title part
Our language
Statement of responsibility
a Florentine Films production ; produced in cooperation with BBC ; produced in association with WETA-TV, Washington ; a film by Ken Burns ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick
Title variation
Our language
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
By 1924 to 1928, jazz is everywhere in America and spreading abroad. For the first time, soloists and singers take center stage, transforming the music with their distinctive voices. This episode traces the careers of Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington, Artie Shaw, Sidney Bechet, Bessie Smith, Earl Hines, Ethel Waters, Bix Beiderbecke, the first great white jazz artist and Benny Goodman, the son of Jewish immigrants
Member of
IWS1banmuDc
Cataloging source
MTG
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Jazz (Television program)
Credits note
Cinematography, Buddy Squires, Ken Burns ; editors, Lewis Erskine, Craig Mellish
Dewey number
781.6509
Intended audience
Not rated
PerformerNote
  • Commentary, Jon Hendricks, Wynton Marsalis, Artie Shaw, Stanley Crouch, Gerald Early, Margo Jefferson, Gary Giddins, Doc Cheatham, James Lincoln Collier, Studs Terkel, Richard Sudhalter, John Sanders
  • Narrator, Keith David
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1953-
  • 1921-
  • 1961-
  • 1928-
  • 1912-2008
  • 1925-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burns, Ken
  • David, Keith
  • Ward, Geoffrey C
  • Novick, Lynn
  • Hendricks, Jon
  • Marsalis, Wynton
  • Crouch, Stanley
  • Early, Gerald Lyn
  • Jefferson, Margo
  • Giddins, Gary
  • Cheatham, Doc
  • Collier, James Lincoln
  • Terkel, Studs
  • Sudhalter, Richard M
  • Sanders, John
  • Squires, Buddy
  • Erskine, Lewis
  • Mellish, Craig
  • Florentine Films
  • WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • PBS Home Video
  • Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
110
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Armstrong, Louis
  • Ellington, Duke
  • Bechet, Sidney
  • Smith, Bessie
  • Beiderbecke, Bix
  • Hines, Earl
  • Waters, Ethel
  • Goodman, Benny
  • Shaw, Artie
  • Savoy Ballroom (New York, N.Y.)
  • Cotton Club
  • Jazz
  • Jazz musicians
  • African American musicians
  • African Americans
  • Jazz dance
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Jazz, Episode three, Our language, a Florentine Films production ; produced in cooperation with BBC ; produced in association with WETA-TV, Washington ; a film by Ken Burns ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as part of the television mini-series Jazz in 2000
  • Includes information on songs featured in the episode, music information cards, record company information, and music and photo credits
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm65196364
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (110 min.)
Isbn
9781415702451
Isbn Type
(set)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097368858046
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
88580
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD ; full screen presentation (1.33:1) ; Dolby surround stereo ; region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Jazz, Episode three, Our language, a Florentine Films production ; produced in cooperation with BBC ; produced in association with WETA-TV, Washington ; a film by Ken Burns ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as part of the television mini-series Jazz in 2000
  • Includes information on songs featured in the episode, music information cards, record company information, and music and photo credits
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm65196364
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (110 min.)
Isbn
9781415702451
Isbn Type
(set)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097368858046
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
88580
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD ; full screen presentation (1.33:1) ; Dolby surround stereo ; region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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