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The Resource The Last of the Blue Devils, (videorecording)

The Last of the Blue Devils, (videorecording)

Label
The Last of the Blue Devils
Title
The Last of the Blue Devils
Title variation
  • Last of the Blue Devils
  • Kansas City jazz story
Title variation remainder
the Kansas City jazz story
Contributor
Performer
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Presents the story of Kansas City music in the twenties and thirties, when this midwestern city acquired an intense concentration of nightlife. Includes performances by, and interviews with, Count Basie and his orchestra, Bennie Motten and his orchestra, Joe Turner, Jay McShann, Charlie Parker, and The Oklahoma Blue Devils
Cataloging source
LAS
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Executive producer, Mitchell Donian ; producers, John Kelly, Bruce Ricker, Edward Beyer ; director, Bruce Ricker ; writers, John Arnoldy, Bruce Ricker ; photography, Ernie Johnson, Eric Menn ; film editor, Thomasin Henkel ; sound, Rocky Rude, Wally Gasper ; historical consultant, Frank Driggs ; archival film consultant, David Chectok
PerformerNote
Performers: Count Basie, Joe Turner, Jay McShann, Jesse Price, Buster Smith, Eddie Durham, Jo Jones, Gene Ramey, Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, Lester Young
Runtime
90
Technique
live action
The Last of the Blue Devils, (videorecording)
Label
The Last of the Blue Devils, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Videocassette release of the 1979 documentary film by The Last of the Blue Devils Film Co
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Color
multicolored
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
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Edition
Remastered digital ed.
Extent
1 videocassette (VHS) (90 min.)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
8039
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

Library Locations

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