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Ken Burns jazz : the story of America's music.

Burns, Ken, 1953- (Added Author). Ward, Geoffrey C. (Added Author). Armstrong, Louis, 1901-1971 (Added Author). McDowell, Fred. (Added Author). Europe, James Reese, 1881-1919 (Added Author). Johnson, James P. (James Price), 1894-1955 (Added Author). Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974 (Added Author). Moten, Benny, 1916-1977 (Added Author). Hawkins, Coleman. (Added Author). Shaw, Artie, 1910-2004 (Added Author). Miller, Glenn, 1904-1944 (Added Author). Silver, Horace. (Added Author). Brown, Clifford. (Added Author). Roach, Max, 1924-2007 (Added Author). Rollins, Sonny. (Added Author). Brubeck, Dave. (Added Author). Getz, Stan, 1927-1991 (Added Author). Byrd, Charlie, 1925-1999 (Added Author). Coltrane, John, 1926-1967 (Added Author). Davis, Miles. (Added Author). Jim Europe's 369th Infantry Band. (Added Author). Original Dixieland Jazz Band. (Added Author). Bennie Moten's Kansas City Orchestra. (Added Author). Jazz Messengers. (Added Author). Modern Jazz Quartet. (Added Author). Dave Brubeck Quartet. (Added Author). John Coltrane Quartet. (Added Author). Miles Davis Quintet. (Added Author).
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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Kirklin PL - Kirklin 782 Bur Audio CD Ken Burns Jazz The Story of America's Music (Text) 34123000053383 Adult Non-Fiction, 2nd Floor Available -
Kirklin PL - Kirklin 782 Bur Audio CD Ken Burns Jazz The Story of America's Music (Text) 34123000053904 Adult Non-Fiction, 2nd Floor Available -
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Record details

  • Physical Description: 5 audio discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (44 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm)
  • Publisher: New York : Columbia/Legacy, [2000]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Music compiled for the PBS television series, Jazz, directed by Ken Burns.
Program notes by Geoffrey C. Ward in booklet inserted in container.
Formatted Contents Note:
Disc 1. Star dust (Louis Armstrong and his Orchestra) -- Soon one mornin' (Death come a-creepin' in my room) (Mississippi Fred McDowell) -- Memphis blues (Lieut. Jim Europe's 369th Infantry ("Hell Fighters") Band) -- Livery stable blues (Original Dixieland Jazz Band) -- Charleston (James P. Johnson), etc. Disc 2. It don't mean a thing (if it ain't got that swing) ; Echoes of Harlem (Duke Ellington and his Orchestra) -- Moten swing (Benny Moten's Kansas City Orchestra) -- St. Louis blues ; -- Ain't misbehavin' (Louis Armstrong and his Orchestra), etc. Disc 3. Body and soul (Coleman Hawkins) -- Cotton tail ; Take the "A" train (Duke Ellington and his Orchestra) -- Begin the beguine (Artie Shaw and his Orchestra) -- In the mood (Glenn Miller and his Orchestra), etc. Disc 4. Doodlin' (Horace Silver and the Jazz Messengers) -- I get a kick out of you (Clifford Brown and Max Roach) -- St. Thomas (Sonny Rollins) -- Django (Modern Jazz Quartet) -- Take five (Dave Brubeck Quartet), etc. Disc 5. Hello, Dolly! (Louis Armstrong) -- Desafinado (Stan Getz and Charlie Byrd) -- In a sentimental mood (John Coltrane and Duke Ellington) -- Tourist point of view (Duke Ellington and his Orchestra) -- E.S.P. (Miles Davis Quintet), etc.
Participant or Performer Note:
Various artists.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded 1917-1995.
Genre: Jazz.

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