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Reelin' in the Years Productions

Overview
Works: 145 works in 240 publications in 1 language and 13,898 library holdings
Genres: Concert films  Nonfiction films  Concert television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Jazz  Music videos  Piano music (Jazz)  Bop (Music)  Latin jazz  Jazz vocals 
Roles: Publisher, Producer, Production personnel
Classifications: M1366.A76, 781.65078
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Reelin' in the Years Productions
Louis Armstrong live in '59 by Louis Armstrong( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmed in Belgium in 1959, this set features many of Satchmo's greatest songs
Thelonious Monk live in '66 by Thelonious Monk Quartet( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thelonious Monk revolutionized jazz with his innovative musical approach and these performances, filmed in Norway and Denmark in 1966, allow viewers the rare opportunity to experience Monk's genius up close
Dizzy Gillespie live in '58 & '70 by Dizzy Gillespie( Visual )

5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two concerts, filmed in Belgium in 1958 and Denmark in 1970, feature one of the founding fathers of bebop
Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers live in '58 by Art Blakey( Visual )

5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the finest lineups in the history of jazz - Bobby Timmons, Jymie Merritt, Benny Golson, and the legendary trumpet player, Lee Morgan. This historic concert, filmed in Belgium in 1958, is the only known visual of this influential band
Count Basie : Sweden 1962 by Count Basie( Visual )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This recently discovered concert is the earliest known complete concert of Count Basie and his orchestra released on DVD
Chet Baker live in '64 & '79 by Chet Baker( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Featuring two performances by the foremost interpreter of the West Coast school of cool jazz. Filmed in Europe 15 years apart, these two shows seen together provide an overview of Baker's illustrious career
John Coltrane live in '60, '61 & '65 by John Coltrane( Visual )

5 editions published in 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three concerts, filmed in Germany in 1960 and 1961, and Belgium in 1965
Ella Fitzgerald live in '57 & '63 by Ella Fitzgerald( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features Ella Fitzgerald in two distinct performances. The first is the earliest known complete concert of Ella to be captured on film
Buddy Rich : Holland 1978 by Buddy Rich( Visual )

6 editions published in 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buddy Rich highlights the relentless power and unparalleled artistry of the man who was known as "The World's Greatest Drummer." This 75-minute concert, taped in Holland in 1978, showcases one of the tightest big bands in history, featuring acclaimed saxophonist Steve Marcus and other members of Buddy's "Killer Force," the group he would later call "the best band I ever had." Standout performances include "Grand Concourse," "Big Swing Face," and "Channel One Suite," which climaxes in Buddy's signature drum solo
Duke Ellington live in '58 by Duke Ellington( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the earliest-known filmed full-length concert by one of the greatest songwriters and bandleaders, filmed at Amsterdam's Concertgebouw on November 2, 1958, and featuring the 16-piece Duke Ellington Orchestra performing some of the most beloved American music ever written
Quincy Jones live in '60 by Quincy Jones( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 405 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
Sarah Vaughan live in '58 & '64 by Sarah Vaughan( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents three concerts featuring Sarah Vaughan, the "Divine One", in her prime, wrapping her voice around jazz standards such as Lover man, Misty, and I got rhythm, and showtunes such as Over the rainbow and Maria, among others
Charles Mingus live in '64 by Charles Mingus( Visual )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jazz Icons: Charles Mingus showcases three exceptional concerts performed in April 1964 featuring his most celebrated lineup--Jaki Byard (piano), Dannie Richmond (drums), Johnny Coles (trumpet), Clifford Jordan (tenor sax) and the great Eric Dolphy (alto sax, flute and bass clarinet). Recorded within an eight-day span, less than three months before Dolphy's death, the three concerts showcase Mingus's visionary leadership and the band's incredible depth and diversity with unique performances and arrangements of classics including "So Long Eric" and the groundbreaking "Meditations On Integration"--Conteneur
Dave Brubeck live in '64 & '66 by Dave Brubeck( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dave Brubeck boasts two beautifully filmed concerts from one of the most beloved quartets in jazz history. Captured at the pinnacle of their power and popularity, Paul Desmond (alto sax), Joe Morello (drums), Eugene Wright (bass) and Dave Brubeck (piano) explore the trails they blazed into the realm of odd time signatures with "Forty Days" and two versions of their groundbreaking hit "Take Five", as well as forays into world music with two unique interpretations of "Koto Song". Their intimate onstage chemistry and impeccable musicianship made the DBQ an award-winning jazz supergroup
Wes Montgomery live in '65 by Wes Montgomery( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features Wes, in intimate studio settings, leading three different lineups through some of his best-known tunes. This rare footage illuminates Wes's extraordinary musical vocabulary and unconventional picking technique
Dexter Gordon live in '63 & '64 by Dexter Gordon( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jazz Icons: Dexter Gordon features three concerts filmed in 1963 and 1964 in Holland, Switzerland and Belgium that highlight the bebop legend's classic style and silky tone. Filmed while Dexter was living in Europe, these shows feature legendary side musicians such as Art Taylor (drums) and Kenny Drew (piano) and jazz classics "Blues Walk", "A Night In Tunisia", "Body And Soul" and others. One of the most influential saxophonists in jazz history (both John Coltrane and Sonny Rollins claim him as an influence), Dexter Gordon is captured in sharp form and style on this 70-minute tour de force."--Container
Jazz icons( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features unseen unique performances from four of the artistis in the second series of Jazz Icons
Nina Simone live in '65 & '68 by Nina Simone( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jazz icons: Nina Simone features two incredible concerts from 1965 and 1968 showcasing the multifaceted diva in all her glory. Simone shines as a jazz vocalist extraordinaire on "Tomorrow is my turn", as a definitive folk interpreter on Bob Dylan's "The ballad of Hollis Brown" and as a passionate civil rights activist on both the epic "Four women" and the scorching "Mississippi Goddam". This DVD is a must for Nina Simone fans as she displays all of the qualities that made her both a supremely gifted jazz singer and pianist as well as the "High Priestess of Soul"."--Conteneur
Sonny Rollins live in '65 & '68 by Sonny Rollins( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Performances featuring the jazz saxophonist filmed for Danish television. The first is from the 1965 Copenhagen Jazz Festival and the second for the 1968 television program, Saxophone colossus
Bill Evans live '64-'75 by Bill Evans( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features five separate performances by one of the most revered pianists in music history
 
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