The Resource The adventure, a Florentine Films production ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick ; produced in cooperation with BBC ; produced in association with WETA-TV, Washington, D.C, (videorecording)

The adventure, a Florentine Films production ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick ; produced in cooperation with BBC ; produced in association with WETA-TV, Washington, D.C, (videorecording)

Label
The adventure
Title
The adventure
Statement of responsibility
a Florentine Films production ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick ; produced in cooperation with BBC ; produced in association with WETA-TV, Washington, D.C
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the years between 1955 and 1960 jazz faces plenty of competition from rhythm and blues and rock and roll. Established musicians like Duke Ellington and Miles Davis are stronger than ever, but Louis Armstrong jeopardizes his career when he condemns the government's failure in Civil Rights, and Billie Holiday fades out as the new sounds of Sarah Vaughan and Ornette Coleman takeoff
Member of
Cataloging source
ICrlFAR
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Jazz (Television program)
Credits note
Cinematography, Buddy Squires, Ken Burns ; supervising editor, Paul Barnes ; episode editor, Lewis Erskine
Dewey number
781.65
Intended audience
3-adult
Intended audience source
FAR
Language note
  • Soundtrack in English
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
ML3506
LC item number
.A38 2000
PerformerNote
  • Commentary: Wynton Marsalis, Ossie Davis, Matt Glaser, Stanley Crouch, Gerald Early, Gary Giddins, George Wein, Jackie McLean, Nat Hentoff, Michael Cuscuna
  • Narrated by Keith David
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1953-
  • 1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burns, Ken
  • Ward, Geoffrey C
  • Novick, Lynn
  • David, Keith
  • Marsalis, Wynton
  • Davis, Ossie
  • Glaser, Matt
  • Crouch, Stanley
  • Early, Gerald Lyn
  • Giddins, Gary
  • Wein, George
  • McLean, Jackie
  • Hentoff, Nat
  • Cuscuna, Michael
  • PBS Home Video
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
  • Florentine Films
  • WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
Runtime
112
Series statement
Jazz ; 9
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Armstrong, Louis
  • Ellington, Duke
  • Davis, Miles
  • Holiday, Billie
  • Vaughan, Sarah
  • Coleman, Ornette
  • Jazz
  • Jazz musicians
  • African American musicians
  • African Americans
  • Bop (Music)
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The adventure, a Florentine Films production ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick ; produced in cooperation with BBC ; produced in association with WETA-TV, Washington, D.C, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as part of the television mini-series Jazz and first broadcast on PBS in January 2001
  • Includes music information mode with information on songs featured in the episode, record company information, music and photo credits, and a bonus performance from 1959 of "New rhumba" by Miles Davis
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
1 videodisc (112 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794054827125
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
B8271D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) fol08097547
  • CARL0623444001
System details
DVD; stereo.; region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The adventure, a Florentine Films production ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward ; produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick ; produced in cooperation with BBC ; produced in association with WETA-TV, Washington, D.C, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as part of the television mini-series Jazz and first broadcast on PBS in January 2001
  • Includes music information mode with information on songs featured in the episode, record company information, music and photo credits, and a bonus performance from 1959 of "New rhumba" by Miles Davis
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
1 videodisc (112 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794054827125
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
B8271D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) fol08097547
  • CARL0623444001
System details
DVD; stereo.; region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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