skip to content
Jazz. Episode two, The gift Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Jazz. Episode two, The gift

Author: Ken BurnsKeith DavidGeoffrey C WardLynn NovickMatt GlaserAll authors
Publisher: [United States] : PBS DVD, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
From 1917 through 1924 the "Jazz Age" begins with speakeasies, flappers and easy money for some. The story of jazz becomes a tale of two cities, Chicago and New York and of Louis Armstrong and Duke Ellington, whose lives and music will span three-quarters of a century. This episode also follows the careers of jazz greats James Reese Europe, King Oliver, Willie Smith, Fletcher Henderson, Paul Whiteman and James P.  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Documentary television programs
Biography
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Music
Named Person: Louis Armstrong; Duke Ellington; James Reese Europe; King Oliver; Willie Smith; Fletcher Henderson; Paul Whiteman; James P Johnson; Louis Armstrong; Duke Ellington; James Reese Europe; Fletcher Henderson; James P Johnson; King Oliver; Willie Smith; Paul Whiteman; Duke Ellington
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Ken Burns; Keith David; Geoffrey C Ward; Lynn Novick; Matt Glaser; Wynton Marsalis; Arvell Shaw; Joya Sherrill; Stanley Crouch; Gerald Lyn Early; Margo Jefferson; James T Maher; Gary Giddins; Phoebe Jacobs; Mercedes Ellington; James Lincoln Collier; Studs Terkel; Florentine Films.; British Broadcasting Corporation.; WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.); PBS DVD (Firm)
OCLC Number: 45738462
Language Note: English. Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Notes: "PBS DVD Gold."
Credits: Cinematography, Buddy Squires, Ken Burns ; editor, Sandra Marie Christie.
Performer(s): Commentary, Matt Glaser, Wynton Marsalis, Arvell Shaw, Joya Sherrill, Stanley Crouch, Gerald Early, Margo Jefferson, James Maher, Gary Giddins, Phoebe Jacobs, Mercedes Ellington, James Lincoln Collier, Studs Terkel, Milt Hinton, Benny Waters ; narrator, Keith David.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 120 min.) : sound, color and black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, stereo.
Contents: Hellfighters --
Blessed --
Chicago --
New York --
The Austin High Gang --
To make the angels weep.
Other Titles: Gift
Responsibility: a production of Florentine Films and WETA, Washington D.C. in association with BBC ; a film by Ken Burns ; writer, Geoffrey C. Ward ; producers, Ken Burns, Lynn Novick.

Abstract:

From 1917 through 1924 the "Jazz Age" begins with speakeasies, flappers and easy money for some. The story of jazz becomes a tale of two cities, Chicago and New York and of Louis Armstrong and Duke Ellington, whose lives and music will span three-quarters of a century. This episode also follows the careers of jazz greats James Reese Europe, King Oliver, Willie Smith, Fletcher Henderson, Paul Whiteman and James P. Johnson.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/45738462> # Jazz. Episode two, The gift
    a bgn:DVD, schema:Movie, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "45738462" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/xxu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855395197#Place/united_states> ; # United States
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204048> ; # Illinois--Chicago.
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/781.6509/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855395197#Topic/african_american_musicians> ; # African American musicians
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799558> ; # African Americans
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855395197#Person/oliver_king_1885_1938> ; # King Oliver
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855395197#Topic/jazz_illinois_chicago_history_and_criticism> ; # Jazz--Illinois--Chicago--History and criticism
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/49409017> ; # King Oliver
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799273> ; # African American musicians
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855395197#Person/henderson_fletcher_1897_1952> ; # Fletcher Henderson
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855395197#Topic/african_americans> ; # African Americans
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008122275> ; # Jazz--Louisiana--New Orleans--History and criticism
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/11189440> ; # James Reese Europe
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/982205> ; # Jazz musicians
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855395197#Event/1921_1930> ; # 1921-1930
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/42025439> ; # Fletcher Henderson
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/195226> ; # Louis Armstrong
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855395197#Topic/jazz_1921_1930_history_and_criticism> ; # Jazz--1921-1930--History and criticism
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/71489941> ; # Willie Smith
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855395197#Person/johnson_james_p_james_price_1894_1955> ; # James Price Johnson
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855395197#Person/smith_willie_1897_1973> ; # Willie Smith
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855395197#Person/europe_james_reese_1881_1919> ; # James Reese Europe
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/ML3508> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/982165> ; # Jazz
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855395197#Person/whiteman_paul_1890_1967> ; # Paul Whiteman
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/71579725> ; # Paul Whiteman
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855395197#Topic/jazz_musicians_united_states> ; # Jazz musicians--United States
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/66651610> ; # Duke Ellington
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855395197#Person/ellington_duke_1899_1974> ; # Duke Ellington
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855395197#Person/armstrong_louis_1901_1971> ; # Louis Armstrong
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204311> ; # Louisiana--New Orleans.
    schema:alternateName "Gift" ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/24771550> ; # Ken Burns
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855395197#Person/early_gerald_lyn> ; # Gerald Lyn Early
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855395197#Person/maher_james_t> ; # James T. Maher
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855395197#Organization/british_broadcasting_corporation> ; # British Broadcasting Corporation.
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/109836496> ; # James Lincoln Collier
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/139523209> ; # WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/22333594> ; # Joya Sherrill
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/36925056> ; # Studs Terkel
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/132852963> ; # PBS DVD (Firm)
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855395197#Person/david_keith> ; # Keith David
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855395197#Person/jefferson_margo> ; # Margo Jefferson
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/17408121> ; # Wynton Marsalis
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/65765762> ; # Mercedes Ellington
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855395197#Person/glaser_matt> ; # Matt Glaser
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/24788438> ; # Arvell Shaw
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855395197#Person/crouch_stanley> ; # Stanley Crouch
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/129021779> ; # Florentine Films.
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/59001311> ; # Phoebe Jacobs
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855395197#Person/novick_lynn> ; # Lynn Novick
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855395197#Person/giddins_gary> ; # Gary Giddins
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855395197#Person/ward_geoffrey_c> ; # Geoffrey C. Ward
    schema:copyrightYear "2000" ;
    schema:datePublished "2000" ;
    schema:description "Hellfighters -- Blessed -- Chicago -- New York -- The Austin High Gang -- To make the angels weep."@en ;
    schema:description "From 1917 through 1924 the "Jazz Age" begins with speakeasies, flappers and easy money for some. The story of jazz becomes a tale of two cities, Chicago and New York and of Louis Armstrong and Duke Ellington, whose lives and music will span three-quarters of a century. This episode also follows the careers of jazz greats James Reese Europe, King Oliver, Willie Smith, Fletcher Henderson, Paul Whiteman and James P. Johnson."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/3855395197> ;
    schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
    schema:genre "Criticism, interpretation, etc."@en ;
    schema:genre "Documentary television programs"@en ;
    schema:genre "Music"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Jazz. Episode two, The gift"@en ;
    schema:productID "45738462" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/45738462#PublicationEvent/united_states_pbs_dvd_2000> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855395197#Agent/pbs_dvd> ; # PBS DVD
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/45738462> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855395197#Organization/british_broadcasting_corporation> # British Broadcasting Corporation.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "British Broadcasting Corporation." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855395197#Person/armstrong_louis_1901_1971> # Louis Armstrong
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1901" ;
    schema:deathDate "1971" ;
    schema:familyName "Armstrong" ;
    schema:givenName "Louis" ;
    schema:name "Louis Armstrong" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855395197#Person/crouch_stanley> # Stanley Crouch
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Crouch" ;
    schema:givenName "Stanley" ;
    schema:name "Stanley Crouch" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855395197#Person/david_keith> # Keith David
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "David" ;
    schema:givenName "Keith" ;
    schema:name "Keith David" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855395197#Person/early_gerald_lyn> # Gerald Lyn Early
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Early" ;
    schema:givenName "Gerald Lyn" ;
    schema:name "Gerald Lyn Early" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855395197#Person/ellington_duke_1899_1974> # Duke Ellington
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1899" ;
    schema:deathDate "1974" ;
    schema:familyName "Ellington" ;
    schema:givenName "Duke" ;
    schema:name "Duke Ellington" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855395197#Person/europe_james_reese_1881_1919> # James Reese Europe
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1881" ;
    schema:deathDate "1919" ;
    schema:familyName "Europe" ;
    schema:givenName "James Reese" ;
    schema:name "James Reese Europe" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855395197#Person/giddins_gary> # Gary Giddins
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Giddins" ;
    schema:givenName "Gary" ;
    schema:name "Gary Giddins" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855395197#Person/glaser_matt> # Matt Glaser
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Glaser" ;
    schema:givenName "Matt" ;
    schema:name "Matt Glaser" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855395197#Person/henderson_fletcher_1897_1952> # Fletcher Henderson
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1897" ;
    schema:deathDate "1952" ;
    schema:familyName "Henderson" ;
    schema:givenName "Fletcher" ;
    schema:name "Fletcher Henderson" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855395197#Person/jefferson_margo> # Margo Jefferson
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Jefferson" ;
    schema:givenName "Margo" ;
    schema:name "Margo Jefferson" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855395197#Person/johnson_james_p_james_price_1894_1955> # James Price Johnson
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1894" ;
    schema:deathDate "1955" ;
    schema:familyName "Johnson" ;
    schema:givenName "James Price" ;
    schema:givenName "James P." ;
    schema:name "James Price Johnson" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855395197#Person/maher_james_t> # James T. Maher
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Maher" ;
    schema:givenName "James T." ;
    schema:name "James T. Maher" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855395197#Person/novick_lynn> # Lynn Novick
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Novick" ;
    schema:givenName "Lynn" ;
    schema:name "Lynn Novick" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855395197#Person/oliver_king_1885_1938> # King Oliver
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1885" ;
    schema:deathDate "1938" ;
    schema:familyName "Oliver" ;
    schema:givenName "King" ;
    schema:name "King Oliver" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855395197#Person/smith_willie_1897_1973> # Willie Smith
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1897" ;
    schema:deathDate "1973" ;
    schema:familyName "Smith" ;
    schema:givenName "Willie" ;
    schema:name "Willie Smith" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855395197#Person/ward_geoffrey_c> # Geoffrey C. Ward
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Ward" ;
    schema:givenName "Geoffrey C." ;
    schema:name "Geoffrey C. Ward" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855395197#Person/whiteman_paul_1890_1967> # Paul Whiteman
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1890" ;
    schema:deathDate "1967" ;
    schema:familyName "Whiteman" ;
    schema:givenName "Paul" ;
    schema:name "Paul Whiteman" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855395197#Topic/jazz_illinois_chicago_history_and_criticism> # Jazz--Illinois--Chicago--History and criticism
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85069833> ;
    schema:name "Jazz--Illinois--Chicago--History and criticism"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008122275> # Jazz--Louisiana--New Orleans--History and criticism
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Jazz--Louisiana--New Orleans--History and criticism"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204048> # Illinois--Chicago.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Illinois--Chicago." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204311> # Louisiana--New Orleans.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Louisiana--New Orleans." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799273> # African American musicians
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "African American musicians"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799558> # African Americans
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "African Americans"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/982165> # Jazz
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Jazz"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/982205> # Jazz musicians
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Jazz musicians"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/109836496> # James Lincoln Collier
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1928" ;
    schema:familyName "Collier" ;
    schema:givenName "James Lincoln" ;
    schema:name "James Lincoln Collier" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/11189440> # James Reese Europe
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1881" ;
    schema:deathDate "1919" ;
    schema:familyName "Europe" ;
    schema:givenName "James Reese" ;
    schema:name "James Reese Europe" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/129021779> # Florentine Films.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Florentine Films." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/132852963> # PBS DVD (Firm)
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "PBS DVD (Firm)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/139523209> # WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/17408121> # Wynton Marsalis
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1961" ;
    schema:familyName "Marsalis" ;
    schema:givenName "Wynton" ;
    schema:name "Wynton Marsalis" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/195226> # Louis Armstrong
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1901" ;
    schema:deathDate "1971" ;
    schema:familyName "Armstrong" ;
    schema:givenName "Louis" ;
    schema:name "Louis Armstrong" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/22333594> # Joya Sherrill
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1927" ;
    schema:deathDate "2010" ;
    schema:familyName "Sherrill" ;
    schema:givenName "Joya" ;
    schema:name "Joya Sherrill" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/24771550> # Ken Burns
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1953" ;
    schema:familyName "Burns" ;
    schema:givenName "Ken" ;
    schema:name "Ken Burns" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/24788438> # Arvell Shaw
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Shaw" ;
    schema:givenName "Arvell" ;
    schema:name "Arvell Shaw" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/36925056> # Studs Terkel
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1912" ;
    schema:deathDate "2008" ;
    schema:familyName "Terkel" ;
    schema:givenName "Studs" ;
    schema:name "Studs Terkel" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/42025439> # Fletcher Henderson
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1897" ;
    schema:deathDate "1952" ;
    schema:familyName "Henderson" ;
    schema:givenName "Fletcher" ;
    schema:name "Fletcher Henderson" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/49409017> # King Oliver
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1885" ;
    schema:deathDate "1938" ;
    schema:familyName "Oliver" ;
    schema:givenName "King" ;
    schema:name "King Oliver" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/59001311> # Phoebe Jacobs
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Jacobs" ;
    schema:givenName "Phoebe" ;
    schema:name "Phoebe Jacobs" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/65765762> # Mercedes Ellington
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Ellington" ;
    schema:givenName "Mercedes" ;
    schema:name "Mercedes Ellington" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/66651610> # Duke Ellington
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1899" ;
    schema:deathDate "1974" ;
    schema:familyName "Ellington" ;
    schema:givenName "Duke" ;
    schema:name "Duke Ellington" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/71489941> # Willie Smith
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1897" ;
    schema:deathDate "1973" ;
    schema:familyName "Smith" ;
    schema:givenName "Willie" ;
    schema:name "Willie Smith" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/71579725> # Paul Whiteman
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1890" ;
    schema:deathDate "1967" ;
    schema:familyName "Whiteman" ;
    schema:givenName "Paul" ;
    schema:name "Paul Whiteman" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.