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The Resource The songs are free : with Bernice Johnson Reagon, a production of Public Affairs Television, Inc. ; produced and directed by Gail Pellett, (videorecording)

The songs are free : with Bernice Johnson Reagon, a production of Public Affairs Television, Inc. ; produced and directed by Gail Pellett, (videorecording)

Label
The songs are free : with Bernice Johnson Reagon
Title
The songs are free
Title remainder
with Bernice Johnson Reagon
Statement of responsibility
a production of Public Affairs Television, Inc. ; produced and directed by Gail Pellett
Title variation
  • Songs are free: Bernice Johnson Reagon and African-American music
  • Bernice Johnson Reagon and African-American music
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the history of communal singing and the repertoire rooted in the Black church -- from songs of resistance, courage, and pride to songs of determination and faith -- and explores their roles from the Underground Railroad through the Civil Rights movement and into the 90's
Cataloging source
IAK
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Camera, Phil Gries ... [et al.] ; video, Bernard Russo ; editor, Kathryn Barnier ; research, Jennifer Mirsky
PerformerNote
Bill Moyers, narrator ; [musical performances by] Bernice Johnson Reagon, SNCC Freedom Singers, and Sweet Honey in the Rock
Runtime
58
Technique
live action
The songs are free : with Bernice Johnson Reagon, a production of Public Affairs Television, Inc. ; produced and directed by Gail Pellett, (videorecording)
Label
The songs are free : with Bernice Johnson Reagon, a production of Public Affairs Television, Inc. ; produced and directed by Gail Pellett, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced in 1991
  • Includes black and white footages
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Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
http://library.link/vocab/discovery_link
{'f': 'http://opac.lib.rpi.edu/record=b1676675'}
Extent
1 videodisc (58 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
FFH 6774
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc

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