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The Resource Jazz, a Florentine Films production ; produced by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick ; a film [directed] by Ken Burns ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward, (videorecording)

Jazz, a Florentine Films production ; produced by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick ; a film [directed] by Ken Burns ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward, (videorecording)

Label
Jazz
Title
Jazz
Statement of responsibility
a Florentine Films production ; produced by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick ; a film [directed] by Ken Burns ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward
Contributor
Subject
Genre
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
Cinematography, Buddy Squire, Ken Burns ; supervising film editor, Paul Barnes ; editors, Paul Barnes (episode 1), Sandra Marie Christie (episodes 2, 8), Lewis Erskine (episodes 3, 9), Craig Mellish (episode 3), Erik Ewers (episodes 4, 7), Tricia Reidy (episodes 5, 10), Sarah E. Hill (episodes 5, 10), Shannon Robards (episode 5), Aaron Vega (episode 6) ; narrator, Keith David
Language note
Closed captioned
LC call number
ML3508
LC item number
.J378 2000b
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burns, Ken
  • Novick, Lynn
  • Ward, Geoffrey C
  • Florentine Films
  • PBS DVD (Firm)
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
0
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jazz
  • Jazz musicians
Technique
live action
Label
Jazz, a Florentine Films production ; produced by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick ; a film [directed] by Ken Burns ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Produced for television and first broadcast in 10 episodes on PBS beginning January, 2001
  • "PBS DVD gold"--Disc labels
  • Insert with episode contents in container for episode 1
  • Includes Making of Jazz featurette (20 min.) ; three performances not included in the television broadcast (by Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington and Miles Davis) ; access during play to information about the performances heard in the program ; access to PBS web site by utilizing DVD-ROM drive on computer
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
Episode 1. Gumbo (ca. 90 min.) -- episode 2. The gift (ca. 120 min.) -- episode 3. Our language (ca. 120 min.) -- episode 4. The true welcome (ca. 120 min.) -- episode 5. Swing : pure pleasure (ca. 90 min.) -- episode 6. Swing : the velocity of celebration (ca. 105 min.) -- episode 7. Dedicated to chaos (ca. 120 min.) -- episode 8. Risk (ca. 120 min.) -- episode 9. The adventure (ca. 120 min.) -- episode 10. A masterpiece by midnight (ca. 120 min.)
Control code
ocm45448314
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
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) 299816
  • 651447
System details
  • DVD; dual-layer, stereo
  • DVD-ROM features require a DVD-ROM drive, with Windows 95 or higher, or MacOS 9.0.4 or higher, to access web link
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Jazz, a Florentine Films production ; produced by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick ; a film [directed] by Ken Burns ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Produced for television and first broadcast in 10 episodes on PBS beginning January, 2001
  • "PBS DVD gold"--Disc labels
  • Insert with episode contents in container for episode 1
  • Includes Making of Jazz featurette (20 min.) ; three performances not included in the television broadcast (by Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington and Miles Davis) ; access during play to information about the performances heard in the program ; access to PBS web site by utilizing DVD-ROM drive on computer
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
Episode 1. Gumbo (ca. 90 min.) -- episode 2. The gift (ca. 120 min.) -- episode 3. Our language (ca. 120 min.) -- episode 4. The true welcome (ca. 120 min.) -- episode 5. Swing : pure pleasure (ca. 90 min.) -- episode 6. Swing : the velocity of celebration (ca. 105 min.) -- episode 7. Dedicated to chaos (ca. 120 min.) -- episode 8. Risk (ca. 120 min.) -- episode 9. The adventure (ca. 120 min.) -- episode 10. A masterpiece by midnight (ca. 120 min.)
Control code
ocm45448314
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
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) 299816
  • 651447
System details
  • DVD; dual-layer, stereo
  • DVD-ROM features require a DVD-ROM drive, with Windows 95 or higher, or MacOS 9.0.4 or higher, to access web link
Video recording format
laserdisc

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