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Title If I were a rich man [videorecording] : the life of Jan Peerce / a Peter Rosen production ; written by Martin Bookspan ; produced and edited by Peter Rosen.

Imprint [Berlin] : EuroArts Music International GmbH, [2011]

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library DVD    D PEER IIW P28DVD    Available
Description 1 videodisc (59 min.) : sd., col. and b&w ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (5 p. : ports. ; 18 cm.)
Series Classic archive
Classic archive (EuroArts Music International GmbH)
Note Originally broadcast as a television documentary in 1991.
Performer Narrator, Isaac Stern.
Summary "Jan Peerce was a great singer, universally acclained as one of the outstanding artists of his time, a role model of the American Dream. Beginning with Peerce's roots on the Lower East Side of New York, this film takes us uptown and around the world with him. We view his life through music performance, through interviews with famed concert violinist (and hose) Isaac Stern, and throgh compelling footage, some of which has never been publicly shown before."--Container.
System Details DVD, all regions, full screen (4:3) presentation ; PCM stereo.
Subject Peerce, Jan, 1904-1984.
Singers -- United States -- Biography.
Genre/Form Biographical films.
Documentary films.
Added Author Peerce, Jan, 1904-1984.
Rosen, Peter, 1943-
Bookspan, Martin.
Peter Rosen Productions.
EuroArts Music International GmbH.
Standard No. 880242583284
Music No. 2058328 EuroArts Music International GmbH

 
    
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