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The Timex all star jazz show [videorecording] : the golden age of jazz / a Lawrence White production ; created by Sylvan Taplinger, Oscar Cohn ; produced by Bill Hobin ; directed by David Geisel ; written by George T. Simon.

Publication:
[S.l. : s.n.], 2010.
Format/Description:
Video
1 videodisc (59 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
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Other Title:
Golden age of jazz [videorecording]
All star jazz show [videorecording]
Timex all star jazz show. no. 4, The golden age of jazz [videorecording]
Subjects:
Jazz.
Form/Genre:
Television musicals.
Television series.
System Details:
DVD-R.
Summary:
In this fourth and last of an annual television program, some of the best-known names in jazz perform some of their signature tunes and get together for an extended jam session at the end.
Participant:
Duke Ellington and his orchestra; Louis Armstrong and the Armstrong All-Stars, Barbara Dane, The Dukes of Dixieland, The Dizzy Gillespie Quintet, Ruth Olay, Dakota Staton, The George Shearing Quintet, Coleman Hawkins, Vic Dickenson, Gene Krupa, Jo Jones, Roy Eldridge, Bobby Hackett, Milt Hinton, Marty Napoleon.
Announcer, John Cameron Swayze; host, Jackie Gleason.
Notes:
Videodisc release of a television program originally broadcast on CBS-TV, January 7, 1959.
Some cataloging information from Jazz on film / by Scott Yanow.
Contributor:
Geisel, David. , Director
Simon, George Thomas. , Screenwriter
Hobin, Bill. , Producer
White, Lawrence. , Producer
Taplinger, Sylvan. , Creator
Cohn, Oscar. , Creator
Swayze, John Cameron. , Narrator
Gleason, Jackie, 1916-1987 , Host
Armstrong, Louis, 1901-1971 , Performer
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974 , Performer
Dane, Barbara. , Performer
Dukes of Dixieland. , Performer
Gillespie, Dizzy, 1917-1993 , Performer
Timex (Firm) , Sponsor
CBS Television Network. , Producer
OCLC:
692437160