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Harlem Street singer [videorecording] : the Reverend Gary Davis story / Acoustic Traditions Films presents ; produced by: Woody Mann & Trevor Laurence ; directed by: Trevor Laurence & Simeon Hutner.

Laurence, Trevor (Trevor D.) (Producer, Director). Hutner, Simeon. (Director). Mann, Woody. (Producer). Acoustic Traditions Films (Firm) (Production company).

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 6287 37684001084172 Annex Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (77 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Brooklyn, N.Y.] : Acoustic Traditions Films, [2014]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title and credits from container.
Special features include performance footage of Reverend Davis as well as some of the musicians he influenced and taught, additional interviews with some of the film's participants, and audio recordings of Woody Mann's guitar lessons with the Reverend.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Daniel B. Gold ; editors, Simeon Hutner, Trevor Laurence.
Participant or Performer Note:
Featuring performances and interviews with musicians Bob Weir, Jorma Kaukonen, David Bromberg, Stefan Grossman, John Cohen, Happy Traum, Woody Mann, John Hammond, Roy Book Binder, Peter Yarrow.
Summary, etc.:
Biography of the blues, ragtime and gospel music guitarist, teacher and minister, the Reverend Gary Davis.
System Details Note:
Subject: Davis, Gary, 1896-1972.
Guitarists > United States > Biography.
Blues musicians > United States > Biography.
Musicians, Black > United States > Biography.
Genre: Biographical films.
Documentary films.
Feature films.
Nonfiction films.

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