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The Resource The World according to John Coltrane, a co-production of Toby Byron/Multiprises in association with Taurus Film, Munich and Video Arts, Japan, (videorecording)

The World according to John Coltrane, a co-production of Toby Byron/Multiprises in association with Taurus Film, Munich and Video Arts, Japan, (videorecording)

Label
The World according to John Coltrane
Title
The World according to John Coltrane
Statement of responsibility
a co-production of Toby Byron/Multiprises in association with Taurus Film, Munich and Video Arts, Japan
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Interviews with jazz musicians commenting upon the impact which John Coltrane, an innovative jazz saxophonist, had upon American jazz music. Film traces Coltrane's musical growth from his roots in the black church and in rhythm & blues, through his forty years of life. Film culminates in a musical meeting between the saxophonist Roscoe Mitchell and dervish musicians in Morocco
Member of
Cataloging source
CUY
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Producers, Toby Byron, Richard Saylor ; directors, Robert Palmer, Toby Byron ; photography, Herb Forsberg ; editor, Susan Peehl ; writer, Robert Palmer
Intended audience
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
  • Roscoe Mitchell (guest artist), Rashied Ali, Alice Coltrane, Tommy Flanagan, Jimmy Heath, Wayne Shorter, La Monte Young and members of the Aissaoua Brotherhood
  • Ed Wheeler, narrator
Runtime
59
Series statement
Masters of American music series
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  • Coltrane, John
  • Ali, Rashied
  • Flanagan, Tommy
  • Heath, Jimmy
  • Shorter, Wayne
  • Young, La Monte
  • Jazz
  • Saxophonists
  • Jazz musicians
Technique
live action
Label
The World according to John Coltrane, a co-production of Toby Byron/Multiprises in association with Taurus Film, Munich and Video Arts, Japan, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally released by East Stinson Inc. in 1990
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier category code
vf
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (59 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sound, color and black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
  • ocm29385022
  • 531670
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
The World according to John Coltrane, a co-production of Toby Byron/Multiprises in association with Taurus Film, Munich and Video Arts, Japan, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Originally released by East Stinson Inc. in 1990
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier category code
vf
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (59 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sound, color and black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
  • ocm29385022
  • 531670
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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