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Bluesland a portrait in American music
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DVD, Videorecording, Projected Medium, Visual Materials
Summary:
Features rare and memorable film performances of the greatest performers like Bessie Smith, Son House, Jimmy Rushing, Big Bill Broonzy, Sonny Boy Williamson, Muddy Waters, Big Joe Turner, T-Bone Walker, and B.B. King. Follows the music's many tributaries as blues flows into the sophisticated jazz of Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington, and Count Basie, the rhythm and blues of Louis Jordan and Dinah Washington, and the rock 'n' roll of Chuck Berry and Elvis.
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Limited ed.
Publisher, Date:
[S.l.] : Medici Arts : Distributed by EuroArts Music International, c2010.
Description:
1 videodisc (85 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
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Originally released as an episode of the television series in 1993.
Cinematography, Ken Mandel ; edited by Ken Mandel.
Hosted by Keith David, with Albert Murray, Robert Palmer, interviewer, Ralph Meyers.
B. B. King, Bessie Smith, Jimmy Rushing, Muddy Waters, Son House, T-Bone Walker.
DVD, NTSC, region 0, PCM Mono. 2.0, digitally remastered, fullscreen.
In English, with optional French or German subtitles.
Publisher Number:
2057168
Other Number:
612435408
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