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Gil Evans

Author: Gil Evans; Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Publisher: Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, [1998], ©1996.
Series: Jazz collection.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In his early teens, Gil Evams discovered the love of his life--jazz. This program examines Evans' life and music, particularly his association with jazz greats Miles Davis, Charlie Parker, Gerry Mulligan, and John Lewis in the 1940s and 1950s. Portions of Evans' landmark album, Porgy and Bess, which he recorded with Mulligan, are featured and discussed as one of the highlights of his illustrious career.
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Named Person: Gil Evans
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Gil Evans; Films for the Humanities (Firm)
OCLC Number: 40760865
Performer(s): Narrator: Michael Murphy.
Description: 1 videocassette (55 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: Jazz collection.

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In his early teens, Gil Evams discovered the love of his life--jazz. This program examines Evans' life and music, particularly his association with jazz greats Miles Davis, Charlie Parker, Gerry Mulligan, and John Lewis in the 1940s and 1950s. Portions of Evans' landmark album, Porgy and Bess, which he recorded with Mulligan, are featured and discussed as one of the highlights of his illustrious career.

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