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The Resource Jazz, a Florentine Films production ; produced by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick ; a film by Ken Burns ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward

Jazz, a Florentine Films production ; produced by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick ; a film by Ken Burns ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward

Label
Jazz
Title
Jazz
Statement of responsibility
a Florentine Films production ; produced by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick ; a film 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
PerformerNote
Narrator, Keith David
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1953-
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  • Burns, Ken
  • Novick, Lynn
  • Ward, Geoffrey C
  • David, Keith
  • Florentine Films
Runtime
0
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  • Jazz
  • Jazz musicians
Technique
live action
Label
Jazz, a Florentine Films production ; produced by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick ; a film by Ken Burns ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
  • PBS DVD: B8262D (B8263D--B8272D)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Episode [pt.] 1. Gumbo (ca. 90 min.) -- episode [pt.] 2. The gift (ca. 120 min.) -- episode [pt.] 3. Our language (ca. 120 min.) -- episode [pt.] 4. The true welcome (ca. 120 min.) -- episode [pt.] 5. Swing : pure pleasure (ca. 90 min.) -- episode [pt.] 6. Swing : the velocity of celebration (ca. 105 min.) -- episode [pt.] 7. Dedicated to chaos (ca. 120 min.) -- episode [pt.] 8. Risk (ca. 120 min.) -- episode [pt.] 9. The adventure (ca. 120 min.) -- episode [pt.] 10. A masterpiece by midnight (ca. 120 min.)
Control code
45448314
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
10 videodiscs (approximately 19 hr.)
Isbn
9780780634183
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Colby: No Public Performance Rights purchased; for home or classroom use only
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
B8262D (B8263D--B8272D)
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Jazz, a Florentine Films production ; produced by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick ; a film by Ken Burns ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward
Publication
Copyright
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
  • PBS DVD: B8262D (B8263D--B8272D)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Episode [pt.] 1. Gumbo (ca. 90 min.) -- episode [pt.] 2. The gift (ca. 120 min.) -- episode [pt.] 3. Our language (ca. 120 min.) -- episode [pt.] 4. The true welcome (ca. 120 min.) -- episode [pt.] 5. Swing : pure pleasure (ca. 90 min.) -- episode [pt.] 6. Swing : the velocity of celebration (ca. 105 min.) -- episode [pt.] 7. Dedicated to chaos (ca. 120 min.) -- episode [pt.] 8. Risk (ca. 120 min.) -- episode [pt.] 9. The adventure (ca. 120 min.) -- episode [pt.] 10. A masterpiece by midnight (ca. 120 min.)
Control code
45448314
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
10 videodiscs (approximately 19 hr.)
Isbn
9780780634183
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Colby: No Public Performance Rights purchased; for home or classroom use only
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
B8262D (B8263D--B8272D)
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format
Video recording format
DVD

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