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The Resource The jazz ambassadors, producers, Mick Csaky, Stephen Segaller, Julie Anderson, Robert Hughes, Sabine Bubeck-Paaz, Jan Younghusband ; directed by Hugo Berkeley, (videorecording)

The jazz ambassadors, producers, Mick Csaky, Stephen Segaller, Julie Anderson, Robert Hughes, Sabine Bubeck-Paaz, Jan Younghusband ; directed by Hugo Berkeley, (videorecording)

Label
The jazz ambassadors
Title
The jazz ambassadors
Statement of responsibility
producers, Mick Csaky, Stephen Segaller, Julie Anderson, Robert Hughes, Sabine Bubeck-Paaz, Jan Younghusband ; directed by Hugo Berkeley
Contributor
Film director
Narrator
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In 1955, as the Soviet Union's pervasive propaganda about the U.S. and American racism spread globally, Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. convinced President Eisenhower that jazz was the best way to intervene in the Cold War cultural conflict. For the next decade, Dizzy Gillespie, Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington, Benny Goodman, and Dave Brubeck traveled the globe to perform as cultural ambassadors
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
Characteristic
videorecording
Date time place
Originally broadcast on television in 2018
Dewey number
781.650973
Intended audience
E
Language note
  • Audio tracks and subtitles in English
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Leslie Odom, Jr., narrator
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1981-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Berkeley, Hugo
  • Odom, Leslie
  • PBS Distribution (Firm)
Runtime
90
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American jazz musicians
  • Civil rights movements
  • Cold War
  • Cold War
  • Jazz
  • Jazz
  • Jazz
  • United States
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The jazz ambassadors, producers, Mick Csaky, Stephen Segaller, Julie Anderson, Robert Hughes, Sabine Bubeck-Paaz, Jan Younghusband ; directed by Hugo Berkeley, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Subtitles are a function of the disc and serve the same purpose as closed captions"--Container
  • Title from container
  • Wide screen 1.78:1
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (90 minutes)
Isbn
9781531705008
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887036733
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
JAAM601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • av02389623
  • 880851
System details
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; stereo
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The jazz ambassadors, producers, Mick Csaky, Stephen Segaller, Julie Anderson, Robert Hughes, Sabine Bubeck-Paaz, Jan Younghusband ; directed by Hugo Berkeley, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Subtitles are a function of the disc and serve the same purpose as closed captions"--Container
  • Title from container
  • Wide screen 1.78:1
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (90 minutes)
Isbn
9781531705008
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887036733
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
JAAM601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • av02389623
  • 880851
System details
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; stereo
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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