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The Resource Jazz, a production of Florentine Films and WETA, Washington, D.C. in association with BBC, (DVD)

Jazz, a production of Florentine Films and WETA, Washington, D.C. in association with BBC, (DVD)

Label
Jazz
Title
Jazz
Statement of responsibility
a production of Florentine Films and WETA, Washington, D.C. in association with BBC
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Documentary exploring the history of jazz from its beginnings through the 1990's, including the stories of many of its creators and performers. Includes archival video, still photographs, historical performances, and newly recorded interviews and musical performances
Related
Cataloging source
MTG
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Executive producer/director, Ken Burns ; producers, Ken Burns, Lynn Novick ; writer, Geoffrey C. Ward
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed captioned
LC call number
ML3506
PerformerNote
Narrated by Keith David
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burns, Ken
  • Novick, Lynn
  • Ward, Geoffrey C
  • David, Keith
  • Florentine Films
  • WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • PBS DVD (Firm)
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
0
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jazz
  • Jazz
  • Jazz musicians
  • Videodiscs for the hearing impaired
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Jazz, a production of Florentine Films and WETA, Washington, D.C. in association with BBC, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of a 2000 television production orginally broadcast on PBS
  • "PBS DVD gold"--Containers and videodisc labels
  • Special features: Music information mode (All discs) ; View music information cards (All discs) ; Record companies (All discs) ; Music and photo credits (All discs) ; DVD-ROM link to "Jazz" website (All discs) ; Making of "Jazz" (Episode 1) ; "I cover the waterfront" by Louis Armstrong (Episode 2) ; "C-jam blues" by Duke Ellington (Episode 7) ; "New rhumba" by Miles Davis (Episode 9)
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
Episode one. Gumbo -- Episode two. The gift -- Episode three. Our language -- Episode four. The true welcome -- Episode five. Swing: Pure pleasure -- Episode six. Swing: The velocity of celebration -- Episode seven. Dedicated to chaos -- Episode eight. Risk -- Episode nine. The adventure -- Episode ten. A masterpiece by midnight
Control code
ocm45448314
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard version.
Extent
10 videodiscs (ca. 19 hr.)
Isbn
9780780634183
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
B8262D (B8263D--B8272D)
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) ADF-2899
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Jazz, a production of Florentine Films and WETA, Washington, D.C. in association with BBC, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of a 2000 television production orginally broadcast on PBS
  • "PBS DVD gold"--Containers and videodisc labels
  • Special features: Music information mode (All discs) ; View music information cards (All discs) ; Record companies (All discs) ; Music and photo credits (All discs) ; DVD-ROM link to "Jazz" website (All discs) ; Making of "Jazz" (Episode 1) ; "I cover the waterfront" by Louis Armstrong (Episode 2) ; "C-jam blues" by Duke Ellington (Episode 7) ; "New rhumba" by Miles Davis (Episode 9)
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
Episode one. Gumbo -- Episode two. The gift -- Episode three. Our language -- Episode four. The true welcome -- Episode five. Swing: Pure pleasure -- Episode six. Swing: The velocity of celebration -- Episode seven. Dedicated to chaos -- Episode eight. Risk -- Episode nine. The adventure -- Episode ten. A masterpiece by midnight
Control code
ocm45448314
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard version.
Extent
10 videodiscs (ca. 19 hr.)
Isbn
9780780634183
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
B8262D (B8263D--B8272D)
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) ADF-2899
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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