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12 Qwestions, Lizz Wright
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directed by Stéphane Maurice; produced by Quincy Jones, 1933-, in 12 Qwestions (Paris, Ile-de-France: Qwest TV, 2019), 14 mins
A singer whose audience is as broad as her tonal range, Lizz Wright’s accessible blend of jazz and pop is something that works as well on the jazz Billboard charts as it does with the purists. Having grown up as the daughter of a minister, Wright learned to play piano and sing in church, a formation which has be...
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directed by Stéphane Maurice; produced by Quincy Jones, 1933-, in 12 Qwestions (Paris, Ile-de-France: Qwest TV, 2019), 14 mins
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60 Minutes, Hamilton
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presented by Charlie Rose, 1942-; produced by Graham Messick, fl. 2000-2016, Columbia Broadcasting System; interview by Charlie Rose, 1942-, in 60 Minutes (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System (CBS), 2015), 15 mins
A report about “Hamilton”, the unorthodox musical currently selling out on Broadway and attracting such luminaries as President Barack Obama and former Vice President Dick Cheney. The lead actor and playwright of “Hamilton” is Lin-Manuel Miranda, and he uses a combination of hip-hop and rap along with popu...
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presented by Charlie Rose, 1942-; produced by Graham Messick, fl. 2000-2016, Columbia Broadcasting System; interview by Charlie Rose, 1942-, in 60 Minutes (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System (CBS), 2015), 15 mins
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60 Minutes II, Blind Boys
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in 60 Minutes II (Columbia Broadcasting System (CBS), 2002), 14 mins
Report on “The Blind Boys Of Alabama,” a group of black gospel singers who last year won a Grammy Award, have a hit CD and have performed all over the U.S. and Europe. The members of the group are blind and are all over 70.
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in 60 Minutes II (Columbia Broadcasting System (CBS), 2002), 14 mins
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60 Minutes II, America's Choir
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in 60 Minutes II (Columbia Broadcasting System (CBS), 2003), 11 mins
Report on the Mormon Tabernacle Choir which, for more than a century and a half, has performed in more than 60 countries before tens of millions of people, including nine U.S. presidents.
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in 60 Minutes II (Columbia Broadcasting System (CBS), 2003), 11 mins
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Accordions Rising
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directed by Roberta Cantow (San Diego, CA: Buffalo Rose Productions, 2015), 1 hour 14 mins
Accordions Rising offers entertaining, conversational style interviews, anecdotal commentary and both formal and informal music performances from celebrated accordionists, composers and bands working in America today. These musicians make up the colorful and thoughtful cast of characters who drive the story by tra...
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directed by Roberta Cantow (San Diego, CA: Buffalo Rose Productions, 2015), 1 hour 14 mins
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Alexander O'Neal Live at the Hammersmith Apollo, London
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produced by Jon Wells, fl. 1968; performed by Alexander O'Neal, 1953- (Paris, Ile-de-France: Qwest TV, 2006), 1 hour 24 mins
“My guitarist wants to know if I took my medication today,” quips the 54-year-old singer between songs. Dressed in purple, R&B legend Alexander O'Neal stands on stage at the Hammersmith Apollo looking better than ever. Neither his enveloping voice nor his roguish looks seem to have aged. "He finds me a littl...
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produced by Jon Wells, fl. 1968; performed by Alexander O'Neal, 1953- (Paris, Ile-de-France: Qwest TV, 2006), 1 hour 24 mins
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American Epic, Episode 1, The Big Bang
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directed by Bernard MacMahon, fl. 2017; produced by Duke Erikson, 1951-, Bernard MacMahon, fl. 2017 and Allison McGourty, 1964-, British Broadcasting Corporation, Wildwood Enterprises and Thirteen Productions, in American Epic, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 57 mins
THE BIG BANG: In the Roaring 20s, music scouts with cutting-edge recording technology set out across America to capture the unsung voices of everyday folk. This is the Big Bang of modern popular music–the first time America hears itself.
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directed by Bernard MacMahon, fl. 2017; produced by Duke Erikson, 1951-, Bernard MacMahon, fl. 2017 and Allison McGourty, 1964-, British Broadcasting Corporation, Wildwood Enterprises and Thirteen Productions, in American Epic, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 57 mins
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American Epic, Episode 2, Blood and Soil
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directed by Bernard MacMahon, fl. 2017; produced by Bernard MacMahon, fl. 2017, Allison McGourty, 1964-, Duke Erikson, 1951-, William Morgan, fl. 2017, Bill Holderman, fl. 2013 and Adam Block, fl. 2017, British Broadcasting Corporation, Wildwood Enterprises and Thirteen Productions, in American Epic, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 57 mins
BLOOD & SOIL: America’s poor–cotton field slaves, mine workers, sharecroppers–find freedom through music, creating gospel, protest songs, and Delta Blues.
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directed by Bernard MacMahon, fl. 2017; produced by Bernard MacMahon, fl. 2017, Allison McGourty, 1964-, Duke Erikson, 1951-, William Morgan, fl. 2017, Bill Holderman, fl. 2013 and Adam Block, fl. 2017, British Broadcasting Corporation, Wildwood Enterprises and Thirteen Productions, in American Epic, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 57 mins
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American Epic, Episode 3, Out of the Many, the One
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directed by Bernard MacMahon, fl. 2017; produced by Bernard MacMahon, fl. 2017, Allison McGourty, 1964-, Duke Erikson, 1951-, William Morgan, fl. 2017, Bill Holderman, fl. 2013 and Adam Block, fl. 2017, British Broadcasting Corporation, Wildwood Enterprises and Thirteen Productions, in American Epic, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 1 hour 27 mins
OUT OF THE MANY, THE ONE: Exotic cultures spanning America are captured on record for the first time–inventing new instruments and new cultural identities as disparate voices harmonize in a musical melting pot.
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directed by Bernard MacMahon, fl. 2017; produced by Bernard MacMahon, fl. 2017, Allison McGourty, 1964-, Duke Erikson, 1951-, William Morgan, fl. 2017, Bill Holderman, fl. 2013 and Adam Block, fl. 2017, British Broadcasting Corporation, Wildwood Enterprises and Thirteen Productions, in American Epic, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 1 hour 27 mins
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American Epic, Episode 4, The American Epic Sessions
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directed by Bernard MacMahon, fl. 2017; produced by Bernard MacMahon, fl. 2017, Allison McGourty, 1964-, Duke Erikson, 1951-, Bill Holderman, fl. 2013 and Adam Block, fl. 2017, British Broadcasting Corporation, Wildwood Enterprises and Thirteen Productions, in American Epic, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 1 hour 57 mins
THE AMERICAN EPIC SESSIONS: Jack White and T Bone Burnett produce an epic recording session using the only working 1920s recording device in existence in this tribute to the artists celebrated in the documentary.
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directed by Bernard MacMahon, fl. 2017; produced by Bernard MacMahon, fl. 2017, Allison McGourty, 1964-, Duke Erikson, 1951-, Bill Holderman, fl. 2013 and Adam Block, fl. 2017, British Broadcasting Corporation, Wildwood Enterprises and Thirteen Productions, in American Epic, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 1 hour 57 mins
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