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Title Art Tatum [videorecording] : the art of jazz piano.

Publication Info. [Place of publication not identified] : Screen Edge ; Oaks, PA : Distributed by MVD Visual, 2008.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library DVD    MJ TATU AJP T96DVD    Available
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Description 1 videodisc (60 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in..
Playing Time 006000
Description two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
Series Reggae Nashville
Reggae Nashville.
System Details DVD, all regions.
Credits Produced and directed by, Howard Johnson ; editor, Alan Trott.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Contents St. Louis blues -- Tiger rag -- LaRocca & DeCosta -- Ain't misbehavin' -- Sweet Lorraine -- Strange as it seems -- Rosetta -- Aunt Hagar's blues -- I got rhythm -- Humoresque -- Toledo blues -- My ideal -- Tiny's exercise -- Yesterdays -- Blue Monk -- Hothouse.
Summary Using photographs and some rare footage of Tatum and his contemporaries, the film reconstructs his genius. Included are interviews with musicians who played with him or who were influenced strongly by him: Guitarists Tiny Grimes & Les Paul, and pianists Marian McPartland, Hank Jones, Dick Hyman & George Shearing.
Subject Tatum, Art, 1909-1956.
Jazz musicians -- United States -- Biography.
African American jazz musicians -- Biography.
Jazz -- History.
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Biographical films.
Added Author Johnson, Howard. Producer. Director.
Trott, Alan. Film editor.
Screen Edge (Firm). Production company.
MVD Visual (Firm). Film distributor.
Added Title Art of jazz piano
ISBN 9786312259930 : DVD 14.95
6312259935 : DVD 14.95
Standard No. 820680105396
Music No. EDGE53D Screen Edge

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