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Title Dancing to New Orleans [videorecording] / producers, Michael Murphy, Cilista Eberle ; director, Michael Murphy ; Michael Murphy Productions.

Imprint [New York, N.Y.] : Docurama : Distributed in the U.S. by New Video, [2003]


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 GDL Brand Library Storage DVD    MJ COLL DNO N38DVD    Available
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 89 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally produced for television in 2003.
Special features include: music notes ("The Louisiana Hayride", fiddles, accordions, rubboards, guitars, horns, keyboards); art notes (Charles Gillam, Francis Pavy, Fonville Winans); resources on the music of Louisiana (Hogan Jazz Archives, Mardi Gras Indians, New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Foundation); company info (Michael Murphy Productions, Inc.); filmmaker biography.
Credits Editor, Christy Suire.
Performer Interviewers, Kim Bledsoe, Cilista Eberle, Todd Moulon ; narrator, John McConnell ; featured bands: Raymond Myles, Clarence "Gatemouth" Brown, Buckwheat Zydeco, C.J. Chenier, Big Jack Johnson, Beausoleil, Amanda Shaw, Dirty Dozen Brass Band, Lionel Ferbos and the Palm Court Jazz Band, Allen Toussaint, Irma Thomas, The Nevill Brothers.
Summary A survey of the history of popular music in Louisiana, focusing especially on its stylistic diversity and its influence on American popular music as a whole. Includes live performance footage by various Louisiana musicians.
System Details DVD, full screen presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Subject Popular music -- Louisiana -- history and criticism.
Musicians -- Louisiana -- Biography.
Louisiana -- Songs and music.
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Added Author Murphy, Michael.
Eberle, Cilista.
McConnell, John.
Suire, Christy.
Michael Murphy Productions, Inc.
Docurama (Firm)
New Video Group.
Bravo Cable Network.
ISBN 0767057562
Standard No. 767685956038
Music No. NVG-9560 Docurama

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