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Blue Note [videorecording] : a story of modern jazz / a co-production of EuroArts Entertainment OHG and SDR/Arte in association with BRAVO and Danmarks Radio ; a film by Julian Benedikt ; producer, Michael Krause.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Media Center DVD 641 37684001064605 Media Center Desk Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (91 min.) : sd., col. & b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Leipzig] : EuroArts Entertainment, c2007.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Program notes by Marcus A. Woelfle (8 p.) inserted in container,
Formatted Contents Note:
Albert Ammons & Pete Johnson (1939) -- Bud Powel, Copenhagen (1962) -- John Coltrane, Baden-Baden (1962) -- Dextor Gordon, Copehagen (1965) -- Freddie Hubbard, Copehagen (1965) -- Horace Silver, Copehagen (1965) --Sonny Rollins, Copehagen (1965) -- Thelonious Monk, Copehagen (1966) -- Art Blakey, Copehagen (1968) --Elvin Jones, Copehagen (1968) -- Town Hall concert, New York City (1985) -- Cassandra Wilson, Stuttgart (1996) -- Junko Onishi, Stuttgart (1996) -- The Blue Note All Stars, Stuttgart (1996).
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by David Michael Johnson ; guests and players, Albert Ammons, Pete Johnson, Bud Powell, John Coltrane, Dexter Gordon, Freddie Hubbard, Horace Silver, Sonny Rollins, Thelonious Monk, Art Blakey, Elvin Jones, Cassandra Wilson, Junko Onishi, The Blue Note All Stars.
Summary, etc.:
This is the story of Blue Note Records, the jazz record company founded in 1939 by German refugees Alfred Lion and Francis Wolff. The history of the company has been intimately linked with the evolution of jazz music and the development of jazz musicians ever since. Includes many recordings of live performances by Blue Note artists as well as interviews of staff, performers and critics. Illustrated with photos by Francis Wolff.
System Details Note:
DVD; Dolby digital; Region 2.
Subject: Lion, Alfred
Wolff, Francis
Blue Note (Firm)
Documentary films
Trumpet music (Jazz)
Piano music (Jazz)
Jazz vocals

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