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Title: Duke Ellington: Live in '58
Series Title / Date: Jazz Icons Series 2
Call Number: DVD 2009-174
Description: Features the earliest-known filmed full-length concert by one of the 20th Century's greatest songwriters and bandleader. The Duke Ellington Orchestra is filmed at their concert in Amsterdam 1958.
Keywords: Jazz Orchestra

Title: Ella Fitzgerald: Live in '57 & '58
Series Title / Date: Jazz Icons
Call Number: DVD 2009-187
Description: Features "The First Lady of Song" in two distinct performances across Europe.
Keywords: Jazz; Voice; Piano

Title: Great Day in Harlem
Series Title / Date:
Call Number: DVD 2009-201
Description: Footage and conversations revolving around the story of Art Kane's famous 1958 group photograph of the jazz greats of the period.
Keywords: Jean Bach; Documentary

Title: High Lonesome: the story of bluegrass music
Series Title / Date:
Call Number: DVD 2003-23
Description: Evolution of bluegrass seen through career of Bill Monroe.
Keywords: Bluegrass Music

Title: Icons Among Us: Jazz in the Present Tense: You Will Never Look at Jazz, Art
Series Title / Date: 2009
Call Number: DVD 2013-183
Description: Documentary film looking at the jazz music scene of the 21st century.
Keywords:

Title: Jazz
Series Title / Date: Jazz
Call Number: DVD 2002-1
Description: Burns series documenting the history of jazz; ten discs.
Keywords: Jazz; Ken Burns

Title: Jazz Cosmopolitanism in Accra, Ghana
Series Title / Date: 2008
Call Number: DVD 2011-48
Description: A film trilogy by Steven Feld. Handel's Hallelujah is performed by drummer Ghanaba and the Winneba Youth Choir. Also includes a conversation with Ghanaba about Africa, jazz, and European music. The African legacy of John Coltrane is shown in the performance of Accra Trane Station by the sound sculptor Nii Noi Nortey and percussionist Nii Otoo Annan. In a A por por funeral for Ashirifie, a union of transport workers use horns to resemble the New Orleans jazz funeral.
Keywords: John Coltrane

Title: Jazz in Japan
Series Title / Date:
Call Number: VCR 2003- 77
Description: The effect of jazz on the culture of early 20th-century Japan.
Keywords: Japan: Culture, Music, Jazz Documentary

Title: Jazz on a Summer's Day
Series Title / Date:
Call Number: DVD 2002-10
Description: 1958 Newport Jazz Festival with performance footage.
Keywords: Jazz

Title: John Coltrane: Live in '60 '62 & '65
Series Title / Date: Jazz Icons Series 2
Call Number: DVD 2009-168
Description:
Keywords: Jazz