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Ray Charles [videorecording] : the genius of soul / a co-production of Toby Byron/Multiprises & VPI-Videfilm Producers International ... [et al.] ; produced by Kirk D'Amico & Toby Byron ; written & directed by Yvonne Smith.

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  • 1 copy at Berklee College of Music.

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Media Center DVD 3624 37684001054879 Media Center Desk Available -

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  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (60 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Australia] : Umbrella Entertainment, c2003.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes selected discography.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction -- I was born in the south -- As far away from Florida as I can get -- Ray's popularity spreads -- Ray hits the big time -- On tour with the Raelettes -- Busted for drugs -- When he's not on the road.
Participant or Performer Note: With David "Fathead" Newman, Dr. John, Billy Joel, Willy Nelson, Hank Crawford, Ahmet Ertegun, Jerry Wexler, Billy Preston, Merry Clayton, and Ray Charles Jr. among others.
Summary, etc.: An American original, Ray Charles was the innovator who fused gospel, jazz and blues to create modern soul music. Spanning five decades, this is a fascinating look at the man and his music.
System Details Note: DVD; Dolby surround sound for English soundtrack; full frame (4:3).
Subject: Charles, Ray, 1930-2004
Blues musicians > United States > Biography
Jazz musicians > United States > Biography
Pianists > United States > Biography

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