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The Resource Jazz, a Florentine Films production ; a film by Ken Burns ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick ; produced in cooperation with BBC, (videorecording)

Jazz, a Florentine Films production ; a film by Ken Burns ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick ; produced in cooperation with BBC, (videorecording)

Label
Jazz
Title
Jazz
Statement of responsibility
a Florentine Films production ; a film by Ken Burns ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick ; produced in cooperation with BBC
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents Ken Burns's ten-part series on the history of jazz music which originally aired on PBS, featuring profiles of and performances by such greats as Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington, Dizzy Gillespie, Dave Brubeck, John Coltrane, Billie Holiday, and others
Member of
Cataloging source
ICrlF
Characteristic
videorecording
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Jazz (Television program)
Credits note
Cinematography, Buddy Squires, Ken Burns ; 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)
Intended audience
  • Not rated
  • Canadian home video rating: PG
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Narrated by Keith David
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1953-
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  • Burns, Ken
  • David, Keith
  • Ward, Geoffrey C
  • Novick, Lynn
  • Florentine Films
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
Runtime
0
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  • Jazz
  • Jazz musicians
Technique
live action
Label
Jazz, a Florentine Films production ; a film by Ken Burns ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick ; produced in cooperation with BBC, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced for television in 2000
  • Each disc includes information on jazz songs from each episode, record company information, and music and photo credits. Episode 1 includes The making of Jazz featurette; episode 2 includes a bonus performance from 1933 of "I cover the waterfront" by Louis Armstrong; episode 7 includes a bonus performance from 1942 of "C-Jam blues" by Duke Ellington; episode 9 includes a bonus performance from 1959 of "New rhumba" by Miles Davis
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • [vol. 5], episode five.
  • Swing: pure pleasure
  • [vol. 6], episode six.
  • Swing: the velocity of celebration
  • [vol. 7], episode seven.
  • Dedicated to chaos
  • [vol. 8], episode eight.
  • Risk
  • [vol. 9], episode nine.
  • Adventure
  • [vol. 1], episode one.
  • [vol. 10], episode ten.
  • Masterpiece by midnight
  • Gumbo
  • [vol. 2], episode two.
  • Gift
  • [vol. 3], episode three.
  • Our language
  • [vol. 4], episode four.
  • True welcome
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
10 videodiscs (ca. 19 hr.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887051255
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
88580
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) bwi10975444
System details
DVD; Dolby surround stereo.; region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Jazz, a Florentine Films production ; a film by Ken Burns ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick ; produced in cooperation with BBC, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced for television in 2000
  • Each disc includes information on jazz songs from each episode, record company information, and music and photo credits. Episode 1 includes The making of Jazz featurette; episode 2 includes a bonus performance from 1933 of "I cover the waterfront" by Louis Armstrong; episode 7 includes a bonus performance from 1942 of "C-Jam blues" by Duke Ellington; episode 9 includes a bonus performance from 1959 of "New rhumba" by Miles Davis
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • [vol. 5], episode five.
  • Swing: pure pleasure
  • [vol. 6], episode six.
  • Swing: the velocity of celebration
  • [vol. 7], episode seven.
  • Dedicated to chaos
  • [vol. 8], episode eight.
  • Risk
  • [vol. 9], episode nine.
  • Adventure
  • [vol. 1], episode one.
  • [vol. 10], episode ten.
  • Masterpiece by midnight
  • Gumbo
  • [vol. 2], episode two.
  • Gift
  • [vol. 3], episode three.
  • Our language
  • [vol. 4], episode four.
  • True welcome
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
10 videodiscs (ca. 19 hr.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887051255
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
88580
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) bwi10975444
System details
DVD; Dolby surround stereo.; region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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