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The Resource A Duke named Ellington, a co-production of Council for Positive Images and American Masters/WNET ; producer, director, Terry Carter ; writer, co-producer, Leonard Malone, (DVD videorecording)

A Duke named Ellington, a co-production of Council for Positive Images and American Masters/WNET ; producer, director, Terry Carter ; writer, co-producer, Leonard Malone, (DVD videorecording)

Label
A Duke named Ellington
Title
A Duke named Ellington
Statement of responsibility
a co-production of Council for Positive Images and American Masters/WNET ; producer, director, Terry Carter ; writer, co-producer, Leonard Malone
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Uses archival footage, photographs, and interviews with friends and former band members to look at the life and career of Duke Ellington. Includes footage of performances by Ellington and his orchestra, and clips from three movies Ellington and his orchestra performed in
Member of
Cataloging source
NED
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
American masters (Television program)
Credits note
Executive producer for American Masters, Susan Lacy
PerformerNote
Narrator, Terry Carter
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Carter, Terry
  • Malone, Leonard
Runtime
111
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ellington, Duke
  • Duke Ellington Orchestra
  • Jazz musicians
  • African American musicians
  • African American composers
  • Biographical films
  • DVDs
Technique
live action
Label
A Duke named Ellington, a co-production of Council for Positive Images and American Masters/WNET ; producer, director, Terry Carter ; writer, co-producer, Leonard Malone, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally broadcast as an episode of the PBS television program, American Masters
Color
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (110 min., 37 sec.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn138309848
  • (OCoLC)138309848
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A Duke named Ellington, a co-production of Council for Positive Images and American Masters/WNET ; producer, director, Terry Carter ; writer, co-producer, Leonard Malone, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
Originally broadcast as an episode of the PBS television program, American Masters
Color
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (110 min., 37 sec.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn138309848
  • (OCoLC)138309848
Video recording format
DVD

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