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Ella Fitzgerald [videorecording] : something to live for / a co-production of Thirteen/WNET with EX NIHILO in association with La SEPT ARTE and AVRO.

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Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Berklee College of Music.

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Media Center Reserve DVD 284 37684000949097 Media Center Desk Not holdable Available -
Media Center Reserve DVD 284 copy 2 37684000833788 Media Center Desk Not holdable Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1572527668
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 86 min.) : sd., col., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [S.l.] : Fox Lorber CentreStage ; c1999.

Content descriptions

General Note:
A segment from the PBS television program: American masters.
"An American masters special."
"The singer - her music, the definitive portrait"--Container.
Special features include: additional interviews, tribute performance by bassist Keter Betts, Ella's Memorex commercials and onscreen discography.
Faculty reserve.
Material for PFSS-371 (Thorson).
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Writer/director, Charlotte Zwerin ; producer, Karen Bernstein ; editor, Bernadine Colish ; director of photography, Vic Losick ; music consultant, Tommy Flanagan ; narrator, Tony Bennett.
Summary, etc.:
"This definitive look at the "The First Lady of Song" chronicles Ella's entire career, from her amateur night appearance at the Apollo Theater in New York to her unparalleled success on the stage and screen. The film includes never-before-seen performance footage and interviews with many of the great musicians who worked with and admired this truly amazing performer"--Container.
System Details Note:
Subject: Fitzgerald, Ella
Jazz vocals
Singers > United States > Biography

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