The Resource Jazz, a production of Florentine Films and WETA, Washington D.C. in association with BBC ; a film by Ken Burns. --, (videorecording)

Jazz, a production of Florentine Films and WETA, Washington D.C. in association with BBC ; a film by Ken Burns. --, (videorecording)

Label
Jazz
Title
Jazz
Statement of responsibility
a production of Florentine Films and WETA, Washington D.C. in association with BBC ; a film by Ken Burns. --
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ten episodes tracing the history of jazz from its roots in the African-American community of New Orleans to its heights and continuing presence
Cataloging source
OSTC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Directed by Ken Burns; written by Geoffrey C. Ward; produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick
Dewey number
781/.65
Intended audience
E
Language note
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Narrated by Keith David
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burns, Ken
  • Florentine Films
  • WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
  • PBS Home Video
  • Paramount Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
90
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jazz
  • Jazz
  • Jazz musicians
  • Documentary television programs
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Jazz, a production of Florentine Films and WETA, Washington D.C. in association with BBC ; a film by Ken Burns. --, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
For specific added features see container or interactive features menu while viewing disc
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
[v. 1]. Episode 1. Gumbo -- [v. 2]. Episode 2. The gift -- [v. 3]. Episode 3. Our language -- [v. 4]. Episode 4. The true welcome -- [v. 5]. Episode 5. Swing: pure pleasure -- [v. 6]. Episode 6. Swing: the velocity of celebration -- [v. 7]. Episode 7. Dedicated to chaos -- [v. 8]. Episode 8. Risk -- [v. 9]. Episode 9. The adventure -- [v. 10]. Episode 10. A masterpiece by midnight
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
10 videodiscs (ca. 90 min. each)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
097368858046 (set) :
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
88580
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbj00079819
  • 561769
System details
DVD ; full screen (1.33:1) presentation
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
Jazz, a production of Florentine Films and WETA, Washington D.C. in association with BBC ; a film by Ken Burns. --, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
For specific added features see container or interactive features menu while viewing disc
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
[v. 1]. Episode 1. Gumbo -- [v. 2]. Episode 2. The gift -- [v. 3]. Episode 3. Our language -- [v. 4]. Episode 4. The true welcome -- [v. 5]. Episode 5. Swing: pure pleasure -- [v. 6]. Episode 6. Swing: the velocity of celebration -- [v. 7]. Episode 7. Dedicated to chaos -- [v. 8]. Episode 8. Risk -- [v. 9]. Episode 9. The adventure -- [v. 10]. Episode 10. A masterpiece by midnight
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
10 videodiscs (ca. 90 min. each)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
097368858046 (set) :
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
88580
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbj00079819
  • 561769
System details
DVD ; full screen (1.33:1) presentation
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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