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Johnny Griffin [videorecording] : live in France 1971 / producers, David Peck, Phillip Galloway and Tom Gulotta for Reelin' in the Years Productions.

Griffin, Johnny, 1928-2008 (Performer). Gillespie, Dizzy, 1917-1993 (Performer). Taylor, Art. (Performer). Benedetti, Vince. (Performer). Urtreger, René. (Performer). Cullaz, Alby, 1941-1998 (Performer). Peck, David. (Producer). Galloway, Phillip. (Producer). Gulotta, Tom. (Producer). Cuscuna, Michael. (Producer). Pustay, Fred. (Producer). Lion, Bernard (Director, Producer). Francis, André. (Producer). Renaud, Henri, 1925-2002 (Producer). Pavaux, Marc. (Director). Scoville, Steve. (Editor). Reelin' in the Years Productions. (Added Author). Mosaic Records. (Added Author). Institut national de l'audiovisuel (France) (Added Author). Jazz Festival (1971 : Châteauvallon, France) (Added Author).

Available copies

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

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Stan Getz Library DVD 5555 37684001076051 Annex Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (77 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [San Diego, Calif.] : Reelin' in the Years Productions ; c2011.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Liner notes by Don Sickler (11 p. : ill. ; 18 cm.) inserted in container.
Issued in publisher's 6-disc boxed set, videorecording no.: DVBX-6001.
Formatted Contents Note:
Blues for Harvey -- When we were one -- The JAMFs are coming -- Soft and furry -- A night in Tunisia (w/ Dizzy) -- Hot house (w/ Dizzy) -- Now's the time -- My little suede shoes -- Blue monk -- Blues for Harvey.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
For Program 1: director, Bernard Lion ; producers, André Francis, Bernard Lion. For Program 2: producers, André Francis, Bernard Lion, Henri Renaud ; director, Marc Pavaux. For this combined release: editor, Steve Scoville.
Executive producers, Michael Cuscuna and Fred Pustay for Mosaic Records
Participant or Performer Note:
In Program 1: Johnny Griffin, tenor saxophone ; Dizzy Gillespie, trumpet ; Art Taylor, drums ; Vince Benedetti, piano ; Alby Cullaz, double bass. In Program 2: Johnny Griffin, tenor saxophone ; Art Taylor, drums ; René Urtreger, piano ; Alby Cullaz, double bass.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Program 1 filmed 29 Aug. 1971, at Jazz Festival 71, Châteauvallon, France; program 2 filmed for the TV program, Classiques du jazz, in France, 7 July 1971.
Summary, etc.:
"Johnny Griffin was a soulful, inventive tenor saxophone virtuoso with a magnificent tone and the ability to navigate the fastest tunes and the most sophisticated chord changes with seemingly effortless precision. This DVD features two 1971 French concerts with Griff's quartet featuring drummer Art Taylor and guest artist Dizzy Gillespie on ... [two tracks]"--Container.
System Details Note:
DVD; all regions; Dolby Digital stereo. and mono.
Subject: Jazz > 1971-1980.
Saxophone music (Jazz)
Trumpet music (Jazz)
Genre: Concert films.
Filmed performances.
Summary: "Johnny Griffin was a soulful, inventive tenor saxophone virtuoso with a magnificent tone and the ability to navigate the fastest tunes and the most sophisticated chord changes with seemingly effortless precision. This DVD features two 1971 French concerts with Griff's quartet featuring drummer Art Taylor and guest artist Dizzy Gillespie on ... [two tracks]"--Container.

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