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Jones, Quincy 1933-

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Roots by Alex Haley ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in English and held by 3,129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An adaptation of Alex Haley's Roots, in which he traces his family's history from the mid-18th century when one of his ancestors was captured and sold into slavery. Follows the struggle for freedom that began with the boy's abduction to America and continues throughout the generations that follow
The color purple by Alice Walker ( Visual )
63 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 2,977 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The heart-wrenching story of a young black girl in the early 20th century who's forced into a brutal marriage and separated from her sister
Truman Capote's In cold blood ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1967 and 2010 in English and held by 1,384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A hard hitting docu-drama about two ex-cons who ruthlessly murder a Kansas family in 1959 in order to steal their non-existent stash of money
In the heat of the night by Norman Jewison ( Visual )
35 editions published between 1967 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A small town Southern sheriff finds himself in an uneasy alliance with a big-city black homicide detective as they investigate a murder
The history of rock 'n' roll ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 1,078 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This ten episode documentary covers rock 'n' roll history from its humble beginnings in the '50s to Lollapalooza in the '90s. A kaleidoscope of musical memories, it features interviews with stars from Little Richard to Bono, as they recall the sound and songs that changed their lives. There are vintage clips examining: early stars during rock's first golden age, the turmoil of the British Invasion, the incandescent birth of soul, the death of the folk troubadour as Dylan went electric, the rise and fall of the counterculture, guitar heroes forever, the split personality of the 70s, the rise of punk, and the reinvention of rock to encompass MTV and festival mania in the 90s. Includes classic footage, concert performances, complete songs, and stars galore
Fantasia Fantasia 2000 ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fantasia 2000: The sequel to the classic 1940 film Fantasia, presents a new selection of animated scenes set to classical music. Pieces include: Symphony No. 5 by Ludwig van Beethoven, Pines of Rome by Ottorino Respighi, Rhapsody in Blue by George Gershwin, Piano Concerto No. 2, Allegro, Opus 102 by Dmitri Shostakovich, Carnival of the Animals, Finale, by Camille Saint-Saëns, The Sorcerer's Apprentice by Paul Dukas, Pomp and Circumstance - Marches 1, 2, 3 and 4 by Sir Edward Elgar, and Firebird Suite - 1919 Version, by Igor Stravinsky
A great day in Harlem ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A great day in Harlem tells the story of Art Kane's famous 1958 group photograph of the jazz greats of the period. Includes home movie footage of that day of the musicians arriving and greeting each other the morning of the shoot. Also includes conversations with musicians and archival performance footage
Clark by Clark Terry ( )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the shoulders of giants. [an audio & musical journey through the Harlem Renaissance] by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar ( )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar examines some of the leading political and cultural figures of the Harlem Renaissance--including Marcus Garvey,W.E.B. Du Bois, Quincy Jones, Herbie Hancock, Langston Hughes, and many more
Off the wall by Michael Jackson ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in English and held by 669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introducing the world to the adult Michael Jackson, Off the Wall showcases some of his most soulful material. Includes the single Don't Stop 'Til You Get Enough, along with previously unreleased demos
The pawnbroker by Sidney Lumet ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1965 and 2003 in English and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A long time ago, Sol Nazerman was a professor. He had a wife, children. Then the Germans came. Sol survived the concentration camp, his family did not. Now, as the pawnbroker in a shop owned by a racketeer, he grows increasingly bitter and callous, withdrawing still further from the world around him. His eager assistant Jesus looks to him as both a teacher and a father figure, but Sol eschews involvement or compassion. This detachment leads to a tragedy, which awakens Sol's humanity, wherein he can finally acknowledge his burden of grief and guilt
The Italian job by Troy Kennedy Martin ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fresh from prison, Charlie begins to work on a heist that will either set him up for life - or send him up forever. Charlie and his unruly lot of thieves take on the mob, the police and the gridlocked traffic of Turin to rob a heavily armed shipment of gold bullion
The two nations of black America ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
There is a growing economic divide in black America. Today, America's black middle class is the largest in its history, yet roughly one-third of black America continues to live in poverty. This film measures the economic and social success of the civil rights movement and the gap between middle class and poor African-Americans through interviews with noted Afro-Americans and historical film footage
On the shoulders of giants. an audio & musical journey through the Harlem Renaissance by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar ( )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Listen as jazz critic Stanley Crouch describes the Roaring Twenties and Kareeem discusses how jazz influenced his life
Get rich or die tryin' ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A rap superhero is encased in muscular flesh like armor, his face is an impassive mask, he reaches out to destroy his enemies with his unique talent. Marcus is a gangster who breaks from his youthful life of crime to triumph as a rapper. Marcus's girlfriend helps him pull free the wires holding his jaw shut when he's recovered from being shot in the face. He even has a moment when a razor blade is thrown into his cell and is encouraged to kill himself. Instead, the self-reliant gangster uses it to carve his rhymes into the walls
Back on the block by Quincy Jones ( Recording )
28 editions published between 1989 and 1995 in 4 languages and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Quincy Jones made his debut on his own label with his most extravagant, most star-studded, most brilliantly sequenced pop album to date. This album continues to impress and influence people to this date
Thriller by Michael Jackson ( Recording )
10 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The album is a true ambassador of what pop music can be. Jackson whoops and dances through a suite of unforgettable melodies that should be danced to with a smile on your face. This album was originally released in 1982
For love of Ivy ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A wealthy family, afraid of losing their housekeeper to a secretarial career, fix her up with a man-about-town, who is secretly involved in illegal gambling
They call me Mister Tibbs! by Gordon Douglas ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1970 and 2007 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A San Francisco prostitute is found murdered, and an anonymous phone call implicates Lt. Tibbs' friend and popular political activist, the Rev. Logan Sharpe
Quincy Jones live in '60 by Quincy Jones ( Visual )
10 editions published in 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two concerts, filmed in Belgium and Switzerland in 1960, spotlight a young "Q" conducting his "dream band" are some of the finest examples of big band jazz
 
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Jones, Delight Quincy jun. 1933-
Jones Jr., Quincy Delight
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