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Sit down and listen [videorecording] : the story of Max Roach / producer, Penny Corke ; directed by Geoffrey Haydon ; Third Eye Productions, Ltd. for Channel Four in association with RM Arts.

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  • 1 copy at Berklee College of Music.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Media Center DVD 2254 37684000901601 Media Center Desk Available -

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  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (56 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, [2004]

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General Note: Originally produced in 1984.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Photography, Michael Coulter, John Davey, Andrew Carchrae ; sound recordist, John Lundsten ; film editor, Charles Rees.
Participant or Performer Note: Max Roach ; Cecil Bridgewater ; Odean Pope ; Tyron [i.e. Tyrone] Brown ; M'Boom (Warren Smith, Joe Chambers, Fred King, Roy Brooks, Eli Fountain, Abdur-Rahman Kenyatte, Omar Clay, Ray Mantilla, percussion) ; The Swedenborg String Quartet.
Summary, etc.: Jazz drummer, bandleader, composer, and professor Max Roach reflects on his career in music; includes footage from the studio, on tour, and behind the podium.
System Details Note: DVD video; coded for Region 1 (North America) playback only.
Subject: Roach, Max, 1924-2007
Drummers (Musicians) > Biography.
Jazz musicians > Biography
Jazz > History and criticism

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