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

Imprint [United States] : PBS Distribution, c2009.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD, Non-Fiction    781.64 LAT    Available
Description 2 videodiscs (240 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Special features: Printable viewing guide in English and Spanish (PDF); two bonus videos with producer essays (PDF).
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.
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.
System Details DVD.
Language Closed-captioned.
English or Spanish language tracks.
Subject Hispanic American musicians -- Biography.
Salsa (Music) -- History and criticism.
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.
Genre/Form Documentary films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Smits, Jimmy. Narrator.
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 0793670969
Standard No. 841887010979
Music No. LMUS5601 PBS Distribution

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