The Resource American roots music, a Ginger Group production ; directed by Jim Brown ; produced by Jim Brown, Sam Pollard and Jeff Rosen ; written by Charles Wolfe, (videorecording)

American roots music, a Ginger Group production ; directed by Jim Brown ; produced by Jim Brown, Sam Pollard and Jeff Rosen ; written by Charles Wolfe, (videorecording)

Label
American roots music
Title
American roots music
Statement of responsibility
a Ginger Group production ; directed by Jim Brown ; produced by Jim Brown, Sam Pollard and Jeff Rosen ; written by Charles Wolfe
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Features historic and documentary footage of 20th century pioneering artists. Includes blues, country, gospel, folk, Cajun, sydeco, bluegrass, tejano and Native American music
Member of
Cataloging source
EOW
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
"A collaboration between the Library of Congress, the Smithsonian Institution, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum, the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, Experience Music Project, Palm Pictures and Ginger Group Productions"--Set container
PerformerNote
Various performers; narrated by Kris Kristofferson
Technique
live action
Label
American roots music, a Ginger Group production ; directed by Jim Brown ; produced by Jim Brown, Sam Pollard and Jeff Rosen ; written by Charles Wolfe, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from set container
  • Originally broadcast as a television series
  • Bonus material: disc 1. Bob Willis ; Earl Scruggs ; Doc Watson-- disc 2. Sister Rosetta Tharpe ; Steve Riley and the Mamou Playboys ; Valerio Longoria
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Disc. 1. episode 1. When first unto this country. Fisk Jubilee Singers ; Recorded music ; The Bristol sessions ; Delta blues ; The Grand Ole Opry ; Gospel is born -- episode 2. This land was made for you and me. Cowboy music & western Swing ; Lead Belly & Lomax ; Woody Guthree ; Bluegrass ; Honky tonk ; The blues & radio -- Disc 2. episode 3. The times they are a-changin'. Chicago blues ; B.B. King ; Golden age of gospel ; The Weavers ; The folk revival ; Newport Folk Festival -- episode 4. All my children of the Sun. Cajun ; Zydeco ; Tejano ; Native American ; Nakai & Mirabal ; Evolution of roots
Control code
ocm48436524
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (2 hr. ea.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. & b&w
Publisher number
PALMDVD-3039-2
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
a901435
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
American roots music, a Ginger Group production ; directed by Jim Brown ; produced by Jim Brown, Sam Pollard and Jeff Rosen ; written by Charles Wolfe, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from set container
  • Originally broadcast as a television series
  • Bonus material: disc 1. Bob Willis ; Earl Scruggs ; Doc Watson-- disc 2. Sister Rosetta Tharpe ; Steve Riley and the Mamou Playboys ; Valerio Longoria
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Disc. 1. episode 1. When first unto this country. Fisk Jubilee Singers ; Recorded music ; The Bristol sessions ; Delta blues ; The Grand Ole Opry ; Gospel is born -- episode 2. This land was made for you and me. Cowboy music & western Swing ; Lead Belly & Lomax ; Woody Guthree ; Bluegrass ; Honky tonk ; The blues & radio -- Disc 2. episode 3. The times they are a-changin'. Chicago blues ; B.B. King ; Golden age of gospel ; The Weavers ; The folk revival ; Newport Folk Festival -- episode 4. All my children of the Sun. Cajun ; Zydeco ; Tejano ; Native American ; Nakai & Mirabal ; Evolution of roots
Control code
ocm48436524
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (2 hr. ea.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. & b&w
Publisher number
PALMDVD-3039-2
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
a901435
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc

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