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Title Latin music USA [videorecording] / senior producer, Adriana Bosch ; executive producer, Elizabeth Deane ; a co-production of WGBH/Boston and the BBC.

Imprint [United States] : PBS, [2009].


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library DVD    Q LATIN LMU S00DVD    Available
Edition Home video version.
Description 2 videodiscs (ca. 217 min.) : sd., col. & b&w ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 sound disc (digital, stereo. ; 4 3/4 in.)
Note DVD release of episodes originally broadcast on PBS in 2009.
Contents DVD contents: Disc 1. Bridges / producers, Pamela A. Aguilar and Daniel McCabe ; written and directed by Daniel McCabe -- Salsa revolution / produced by Jeremy Marre, Pamela A. Aguilar and Daniel McCabe ; written by Jeremy Marre and Daniel McCAbe ; directed by Jeremy Marre. Disc 2. Chicano wave / produced and directed by John J. Valadez ; written by John J. Valadez and David Espar -- Divas & superstars / written, produced and directed by Adriana Bosch -- Special features: Meeting Selena's father ; Hanging with Daddy Yankee ; Essays. Hanging with Daddy Yankee (PDF) / by senior producer Adriana Bosch ; Meeting Selena's father (PDF) / by Salme M. López Sabina.
Bonus CD contents: Babalú (Desi Arnaz) (3:32) -- Mambo Inn (Machito & his Afro-Cuban Orchestra) (3:28) -- Maneca (Arturo Sandoval) (3:23) -- Anacaona (Cheo Feliciano & the Fania All Stars) (4:15) -- Light my fire (José Feliciano) (3:35) -- La bamba (Ritchie Valens) (2:05) -- Las nubes (live) (Little Joe) (4:57) -- Conga (Gloria Estefan) (4:11)
Credits Editors, Daniel McCabe, Phil McDonald, David Espar, Dick Bartlett ; directors of photography, Edward Marritz, Tom Hurwitz, Ross Keith, Jeff Baynes, Richard Numeroff, Vicente Franco, Andrés Sanchez, José Vazquez.
Performer Narrator: Jimmy Smits.
Summary "Latin Music USA highlights the great American music created by Latinos, and celebrates the Latin rhythms at the heart of jazz, rock, country, and rhythm and blues. It's a fresh take on American musical history, reaching across five decades to portray the rich mix of sounds created by Latinos and embraced by all"--Container.
System Details DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen presentation ; stereo.
Language English or Spanish dialogue ; closed-captioned.
Subject Hispanic American musicians -- Biography.
Salsa (Music) -- History and criticism.
Latin jazz -- History and criticism.
Mambo (Dance) -- History.
Mexican American musicians -- Biography.
Rock music -- United States -- History and criticism.
Tejano music -- History and criticism.
Rock music -- Latin America -- History and criticism.
Salsa (Music)
Latin jazz.
Mambos (Music)
Rock music -- United States.
Tejano music.
Genre/Form Documentary films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Smits, Jimmy.
Bosch, Adriana.
Deane, Elizabeth (Elizabeth K.)
Aguilar, Pamela A.
McCabe, Daniel.
Marre, Jeremy.
Valadez, John J.
Espar, David.
WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
British Broadcasting Corporation.
PBS Distribution (Firm)
Added Title Latin music U.S.A.
ISBN 9781608831296
Standard No. 841887011327
Music No. 8869 760361 2 PBS

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