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Jazz / A production of Florentine Films and WETA, Washington D.C. in association with BBC ; a film by Ken Burns.

Burns, Ken, 1953- (Added Author). Florentine Films. (Added Author). PBS Home Video. (Added Author). WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.) (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Kirklin PL - Kirklin VHS Jazz Vols. 10 (Text) 34123000083610 Adult VHS, 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0780631471
  • Physical Description: 10 videocassettes (approximately 19 hrs.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
  • Publisher: [United States] : PBS Home Video : [2000]

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Episode One. Gumbo -- Episode Two. The gift -- Episode Three. Our language -- Episode Four. The true welcome -- Episode Five. Swing: pure pleasure -- Episode 6. Swing: the velocity of celebration -- Episode Seven. Dedicated to chaos -- Episode Eight. Risk -- Episode Nine. The adventure -- Episode Ten. A masterpiece by midnight.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Ken Burns; written by Geoffrey C. Ward; produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrated by Keith David.
Summary, etc.:
10 episodes tracing the history of Jazz from its roots in the African-American community of New Orleans to its heights and continuing presence.
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Language Note:
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
Subject: Jazz > History and criticism.
Jazz musicians.
Genre: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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