15 results for your search

Birmingham is What I Think With
See details
directed by John Pickard, 1977-; produced by Tom Pickard, fl. 1990 and Angela Pollard, fl. 1990, Pallion Productions; performed by Roy Fisher, 1930-2017 (London, England: Arts Council England, 1991), 50 mins
An account, by British poet and jazz pianist, Roy Fisher (b.1930), of his life and work in his home city of Birmingham.
directed by John Pickard, 1977-; produced by Tom Pickard, fl. 1990 and Angela Pollard, fl. 1990, Pallion Productions; performed by Roy Fisher, 1930-2017 (London, England: Arts Council England, 1991), 50 mins
×
Music in Progress. Mike Westbrook – jazz composer
See details
directed by Charles Mapleston, fl. 1970; composed by Mike Westbrook, 1936-; produced by Charles Mapleston, fl. 1970, Arts Council of Great Britain and Malachite; performed by Mike Westbrook, 1936- (United Kingdom: Arts Council England, 1978), 42 mins,
Source: www.bfi.org.uk
The work of British jazz composer and performer, Mike Westbrook (b.1936)
directed by Charles Mapleston, fl. 1970; composed by Mike Westbrook, 1936-; produced by Charles Mapleston, fl. 1970, Arts Council of Great Britain and Malachite; performed by Mike Westbrook, 1936- (United Kingdom: Arts Council England, 1978), 42 mins,
Source: www.bfi.org.uk
×
Musician Salama Blends Jazz, Traditional Arab Style March 6, 2009
See details
produced by Public Broadcasting Service; interview by Jeffrey Brown, 1956- (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2009), 5 mins
Musician Fathy Salama started playing piano in Cairo jazz clubs at age 13, and has since been recognized for his combinations of traditional Arab music and jazz, winning a 2005 Grammy award for his collaboration with Youssou N'Dour on the 'Egypt' album. Salama discusses his music and participation in the Arabesque...
produced by Public Broadcasting Service; interview by Jeffrey Brown, 1956- (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2009), 5 mins
×
The Pleasures of Being Out of Step
See details
directed by David L. Lewis, fl. 2005; produced by David L. Lewis, fl. 2005, Wishing Well Productions (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2013), 1 hour 26 mins
Nat Hentoff is one of the enduring voices of the last 65 years, a writer who championed jazz as an art form and who also led the rise of 'alternative' journalism in America. This unique documentary wraps the themes of liberty, identity and free expression around a historical narrative that stretches from the Grea...
directed by David L. Lewis, fl. 2005; produced by David L. Lewis, fl. 2005, Wishing Well Productions (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2013), 1 hour 26 mins
×
Sonny Rollins: Extended Interview: 2011
See details
produced by Public Broadcasting Service; interview by Jeffrey Brown, 1956-; performed by Sonny Rollins, 1930- (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2011), 6 mins
This is the extended interview of Sonny Rollins by Jeffrey Brown. The partial interview aired on PBS NewsHour on November 29, 2011.
produced by Public Broadcasting Service; interview by Jeffrey Brown, 1956-; performed by Sonny Rollins, 1930- (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2011), 6 mins
×
Billie Holiday
See details
directed by Greg Germain, 1947- (Paris, Ile-de-France: Windrose (Film distributor), 2013), 1 hour 16 mins
This musical pays a tribute to Billie Holiday with her twenty most beautiful songs. If Duke Ellington and Artie Shaw let her sing blues and love, Billie Holiday is also known for fighting against segregation and alcohol.
directed by Greg Germain, 1947- (Paris, Ile-de-France: Windrose (Film distributor), 2013), 1 hour 16 mins
×
David Sauzay Quintet
See details
directed by Vincent Massip, fl. 2008 (Lyon, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes: CLC Productions, 2010), 1 hour 24 mins
This live performance, produced by Vincent Massip, features the David Sauzay Quintet, a French Jazz band.
directed by Vincent Massip, fl. 2008 (Lyon, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes: CLC Productions, 2010), 1 hour 24 mins
×
Ella Fitzgerald Swings
See details
produced by Alan Yentob, 1947- and Terry Henebery, 1932-, British Broadcasting Corporation; performed by Ella Fitzgerald, 1917-1996, The Tommy Flanagan Trio (Brighton, England: Espresso TV, 1974), 1 hour 58 mins
BBC archivists recently unearthed a veritable treasure trove of over 2 hours of previously unreleased Ella Fitzgerald concerts recorded by the BBC. Featuring two shows from 1965, and a performance live at Ronnie Scott’s from 1974, this is the timeless Ella Fitzgerald. Performances include the classics "Take The...
produced by Alan Yentob, 1947- and Terry Henebery, 1932-, British Broadcasting Corporation; performed by Ella Fitzgerald, 1917-1996, The Tommy Flanagan Trio (Brighton, England: Espresso TV, 1974), 1 hour 58 mins
×
Jazz Bridges
See details
directed by Nadeem Kazmi, fl. 1994-1998 and Laura Taflinger, fl. 2007; produced by Nadeem Kazmi, fl. 1994-1998 and Mohsin Abbas, fl. 2007, Northern Trek Films and Videowallah (Sunol, CA: Parallel Lines, 2007), 30 mins
In 2007, the US Embassy in London supported a unique film initiative as part of its program of communities outreach program. The result was 'Jazz Bridges: Music Without Frontiers', a concert film depicting the meeting of two very different styles of musical genre: Western (American) Jazz and Eastern (Afghan) Folk....
directed by Nadeem Kazmi, fl. 1994-1998 and Laura Taflinger, fl. 2007; produced by Nadeem Kazmi, fl. 1994-1998 and Mohsin Abbas, fl. 2007, Northern Trek Films and Videowallah (Sunol, CA: Parallel Lines, 2007), 30 mins
×
A New Voice at the Kennedy Center, Jason Moran 'Promotes the Abstract' in Jazz: February 28, 2012
See details
produced by Public Broadcasting Service; interview by Jeffrey Brown, 1956-; performed by Jason Moran, fl. 2012 (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2012), 6 mins
An emerging jazz innovator and the new artistic director at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, musician Jason Moran uses song to promote thought, therapy, consciousness and creativity. Jeffrey Brown speaks with Moran about his efforts to create more appreciators of the arts in his new role.
produced by Public Broadcasting Service; interview by Jeffrey Brown, 1956-; performed by Jason Moran, fl. 2012 (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2012), 6 mins
×

Pages