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The Resource Jazz : pure pleasure, Episode 5, Swing, a production of Florentine Films and WETA, Washington D.C. in association with BBC ; a film by Ken Burns. --, (videorecording)

Jazz : pure pleasure, Episode 5, Swing, a production of Florentine Films and WETA, Washington D.C. in association with BBC ; a film by Ken Burns. --, (videorecording)

Label
Jazz : pure pleasure, Episode 5, Swing
Title
Jazz
Title remainder
pure pleasure
Title number
Episode 5
Title part
Swing
Statement of responsibility
a production of Florentine Films and WETA, Washington D.C. in association with BBC ; a film by Ken Burns. --
Title variation
Swing
Title variation remainder
pure pleasure
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the mid 1930s, as the Great Depression stubbornly refuses to lift, jazz comes as close as it ever came to being America's popular music. It has a new name-- Swing-- and for the first time musicians become matinee idols
Member of
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Jazz (Television program)
Credits note
Directed by Ken Burns; written by Geoffrey C. Ward; produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick
Dewey number
781/.65
Language note
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Narrated by Keith David
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burns, Ken
  • Florentine Films
  • WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
Runtime
90
Series statement
PBS DVD gold
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Swing (Music)
  • Jazz
  • Jazz
  • Jazz musicians
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Technique
live action
Label
Jazz : pure pleasure, Episode 5, Swing, a production of Florentine Films and WETA, Washington D.C. in association with BBC ; a film by Ken Burns. --, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Digital video disc (DVD)
  • For specific added features see container or interactive features menu while viewing disc
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
lbi90070053
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. --
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 90 min.)
Isbn
9780780634183
Isbn Type
(set)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 794054826722
  • 794054826227 (set)
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • B8267D
  • B8262 (set)
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
av00060636
System details
Standard (1.33:1) screen format ; interactive chapter index and other interactive features
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Jazz : pure pleasure, Episode 5, Swing, a production of Florentine Films and WETA, Washington D.C. in association with BBC ; a film by Ken Burns. --, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Digital video disc (DVD)
  • For specific added features see container or interactive features menu while viewing disc
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
lbi90070053
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. --
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 90 min.)
Isbn
9780780634183
Isbn Type
(set)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 794054826722
  • 794054826227 (set)
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • B8267D
  • B8262 (set)
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
av00060636
System details
Standard (1.33:1) screen format ; interactive chapter index and other interactive features
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
laserdisc

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