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Title Jazz on a summer's day [(DVD) videorecording] / Galaxy Attractions presents a film [produced and directed] by Bert Stern ; Raven Films.

Edition Collector's edition.
Publication Info. New York, N.Y. : New Yorker Video, [2000]
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult DVD Nonfiction  784.165 JAZ    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (114 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Series American independents.
Audience Rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD; 5.1 surround sound, stereo. soundtrack.
Performer Louis Armstrong, Mahalia Jackson, Chuck Berry, Dinah Washington, Thelonious Monk, Gerry Mulligan, Jimmy Giuffre, Anita O'Day, Jack Teagarden, Chico Hamilton, Sonny Stitt, George Shearing, Big Maybelle and other performers.
Credits Cameramen, Bert Stern, Courtney Hafela, Ray Phealan; editor, Aram Avakian; musical director, George Avakian; script, Arnold Perl, Albert d'Annibale.
Event Photographed in Newport, Rhode Island during the Jazz Festival and the America Cup Trials of 1958.
Note Originally produced as motion picture in 1959.
Special features: web links; mutifunctional chapter access to live performances, reflections of the stars, 1958 America's cup, complete festival playlist and more; interactive short featurette, A summer's day with Bert Stern (30 min.), starring director Bert Stern with bonus scene selections; production notes.
For specific features see interactive menu.
Summary Takes a look at the music, musicians, and spectators at the Newport Jazz Festival, 1958. Recreates the look of Stern's still photography into motion, with a display of human observation and scenes of live jazz (84 min.).
Subject Jazz -- 1951-1960 -- Videodiscs.
Jazz vocals -- Videodiscs.
Newport Jazz Festival (1958) -- Videodiscs.
Genre Musical films.
Added Author Stern, Bert, director.
Armstrong, Louis, 1901-1971, performer.
Jackson, Mahalia, 1911-1972, performer.
Berry, Chuck, performer.
Washington, Dinah, 1924-1963, performer.
Monk, Thelonious, performer.
Mulligan, Gerry, performer.
Giuffre, Jimmy, performer.
O'Day, Anita, performer.
Teagarden, Jack, 1905-1964, performer.
Hamilton, Chico, 1921-2013, performer.
Stitt, Sonny, performer.
Shearing, George, performer.
Big Maybelle, 1924-1972, performer.
Raven Films, producer.
New Yorker Video (Firm), publisher.
Newport Jazz Festival (1958)
Note Title on disc label: Bert Stern's jazz on a summer's day
Added Title Summer's day.
Summer's day with Bert Stern.
ISBN 1567302149
Standard No. 717119165048
Music No. DVD 16500 New Yorker Video
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