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Birmingham is What I Think With
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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
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Musician Salama Blends Jazz, Traditional Arab Style March 6, 2009
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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
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Sonny Rollins: Extended Interview: 2011
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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
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David Sauzay Quintet
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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
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Frog Dance. Solos and indulgences ’80-’84. Lol Coxhill.
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directed by Richard White, fl. 1985; produced by Tony Wilkinson and Charlie Ware, fl. 1991, November Films; performed by Lol Coxhill, 1932-2012 (England: Arts Council England, 1985), 53 mins
The life and career of British jazz saxophonist, Lol Coxhill (b.1932).
directed by Richard White, fl. 1985; produced by Tony Wilkinson and Charlie Ware, fl. 1991, November Films; performed by Lol Coxhill, 1932-2012 (England: Arts Council England, 1985), 53 mins
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Jazz Bridges
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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
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A New Voice at the Kennedy Center, Jason Moran 'Promotes the Abstract' in Jazz: February 28, 2012
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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
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Blue Notes and Exiled Voices
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directed by Imre Bakari, 1950-; produced by Henry Martin, fl. 1981, Ceddo; performed by Louis Moholo, 1940-, Pinise Saul, 1941-2016, Mervyn Africa, 1950- and Hugh Masekela, 1939-, Mervyn Africa Quintet and Hugh Masekela Band (England: Arts Council England, 1991), 53 mins
Black South African musicians living in Britain - including Pinise Saul (b.1941), Hugh Masekela (b.1939), Louis Moholo (b.1940) and Mervyn Africa (b.1950) - who use their music as a weapon of resistance and solidarity.
directed by Imre Bakari, 1950-; produced by Henry Martin, fl. 1981, Ceddo; performed by Louis Moholo, 1940-, Pinise Saul, 1941-2016, Mervyn Africa, 1950- and Hugh Masekela, 1939-, Mervyn Africa Quintet and Hugh Masekela Band (England: Arts Council England, 1991), 53 mins
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Dhafer Youssef Quartet
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produced by CLC Productions; performed by Dhafer Youssef (Lyon, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes: CLC Productions, 2010), 56 mins
This live performance, produced by CLC Productions, features Dhafer Youssef and his quartet. Youssef is a Tunisian born musician who specializes in many different types of music, including Middle Eastern, world music, electronica, and avant-garde. He plays the ud (or oud) and sings.
produced by CLC Productions; performed by Dhafer Youssef (Lyon, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes: CLC Productions, 2010), 56 mins
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Jon Hendricks: Tell Me the Truth
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directed by Audrey Lasbleiz, fl. 2008; produced by Thomas Schmitt, fl. 2006-2013, TV Rennes, Cityzen Télévision and Mosaique Films (Paris, Ile-de-France: Windrose (Film distributor), 2008), 52 mins
This is the portrait of an emblematic man of the history of jazz. Enlisted during the Second World War, deserted and devoted his life to music. Jon Hendricks is known for inventing the vocalese called scat singing. Like in a musical, a funny situation makes him start singing.
directed by Audrey Lasbleiz, fl. 2008; produced by Thomas Schmitt, fl. 2006-2013, TV Rennes, Cityzen Télévision and Mosaique Films (Paris, Ile-de-France: Windrose (Film distributor), 2008), 52 mins
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