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The Resource Jazz : : a film by Ken Burns, a production of Florentine Films and WETA, Washington D.C. in association with BBC ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick ; directed by Ken Burns, (videorecording)

Jazz : : a film by Ken Burns, a production of Florentine Films and WETA, Washington D.C. in association with BBC ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick ; directed by Ken Burns, (videorecording)

Label
Jazz : : a film by Ken Burns
Title
Jazz :
Title remainder
a film by Ken Burns
Statement of responsibility
a production of Florentine Films and WETA, Washington D.C. in association with BBC ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick ; directed by Ken Burns
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
10 episodes tracing the history of jazz from its roots in the African-American community of New Orleans to its heights and continuing presence
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Member of
IWS1banmuDc
Cataloging source
VA@
Characteristic
videorecording
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Jazz (Television program)
Credits note
Cinematography, Buddy Squires, Ken Burns
Dewey number
781.65
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Narrated by Keith David
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1953-
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  • Burns, Ken
  • Novick, Lynn
  • Ward, Geoffrey C
  • David, Keith
  • Florentine Films
  • PBS Home Video
  • WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
Runtime
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  • Jazz
  • Jazz musicians
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Jazz : : a film by Ken Burns, a production of Florentine Films and WETA, Washington D.C. in association with BBC ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick ; directed by Ken Burns, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Videodisc release of a 2000 production
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Episode One. Gumbo (90 min.) -- Episode Two. The gift (120 min.) -- Episode Three. Our language (120 min.) -- Episode Four. The true welcome (120 min.) -- Episode Five. Swing: pure pleasure (90 min.) -- Episode Six. Swing: the velocity of celebration (105 min.) -- Episode Seven. Dedicated to chaos (120 min.) -- Episode Eight. Risk (120 min.) -- Episode Nine. The adventure (120 min.) -- Episode Ten. A masterpiece by midnight (120 min.)
Control code
ocm58532022
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen version.
Extent
10 videodiscs (ca. 19 hrs.)
Isbn
9781415702451
Isbn Type
(set)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097368858046
Other physical details
sd., col., b&w
Publisher number
88580
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 903249
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Jazz : : a film by Ken Burns, a production of Florentine Films and WETA, Washington D.C. in association with BBC ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick ; directed by Ken Burns, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Videodisc release of a 2000 production
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Episode One. Gumbo (90 min.) -- Episode Two. The gift (120 min.) -- Episode Three. Our language (120 min.) -- Episode Four. The true welcome (120 min.) -- Episode Five. Swing: pure pleasure (90 min.) -- Episode Six. Swing: the velocity of celebration (105 min.) -- Episode Seven. Dedicated to chaos (120 min.) -- Episode Eight. Risk (120 min.) -- Episode Nine. The adventure (120 min.) -- Episode Ten. A masterpiece by midnight (120 min.)
Control code
ocm58532022
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen version.
Extent
10 videodiscs (ca. 19 hrs.)
Isbn
9781415702451
Isbn Type
(set)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097368858046
Other physical details
sd., col., b&w
Publisher number
88580
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 903249
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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