skip to content
Roots of rhythm Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Roots of rhythm

Author: Eugene RosowHoward DratchLinda PostHarry BelafonteGloria EstefanAll authors
Publisher: [United States] : Docurama ; New York, NY : New Video Group, 2001.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Traces the origins of Latin music from Spain and Africa to the New World (Program 1). Focuses on pop music developed in Cuba and examines how North Americans began to discover this island's musical treasures (Program 2). Shows how Spanish-African music has become the basic part of popular musical culture of the U.S. (Program 3).
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
Ethnographic television programs
Nonfiction television programs
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Eugene Rosow; Howard Dratch; Linda Post; Harry Belafonte; Gloria Estefan; Tito Puente; Dizzy Gillespie; Desi Arnaz; Celia Cruz; Rubén Blades; Isaac Oviedo; Sunny Adé; Les Blank; Cultural Research and Communications, Inc.; KCET (Television station : Los Angeles, Calif.); Docurama (Firm); New Video Group.; Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
ISBN: 0767034783 9780767034784
OCLC Number: 46988952
Notes: Originally produced in 1989 with title: Routes of rhythm, and shown on PBS television.
Special features: Interactive menus, scene selection.
New York and Cuban music and dance sequences directed and photographed by Les Blank.
Credits: Cinematography, Les Blank ; editor, Eugene Rosow.
Performer(s): Host and narrator: Harry Belafonte.
Performers: Gloria Estefan, Tito Puente, Dizzy Gillespie, Desi Arnaz, Celia Cruz, Ruben Blades, Isaac Oviedo, Sunny "King" Ade.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (169 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, Dolby digital, stereo.
Contents: [pt. 1] Across the ocean --
[pt. 2] The fiery romance --
[pt. 3] To the top of the chart.
Other Titles: Routes of rhythm
Responsibility: a production of Cultural Research and Communication, Inc. in association with KCET Los Angeles ; produced and directed by Eugene Rosow and Howard Dratch ; written by Linda Post, Howard Dratch, Eugene Rosow.

Abstract:

Traces the origins of Latin music from Spain and Africa to the New World (Program 1). Focuses on pop music developed in Cuba and examines how North Americans began to discover this island's musical treasures (Program 2). Shows how Spanish-African music has become the basic part of popular musical culture of the U.S. (Program 3).

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/46988952> # Roots of rhythm
    a schema:CreativeWork, bgn:DVD, schema:Movie ;
    library:oclcnum "46988952" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1071380726#Place/united_states> ; # United States
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1071380726#Place/new_york_ny> ; # New York, NY
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/xxu> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1071422> ; # Popular music
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1239509> ; # Africa
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1071380726#Topic/spanish_americans_music_history_and_criticism> ; # Spanish Americans--Music--History and criticism
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/833971> ; # Blacks--Music
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/ML3475> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1205805> ; # Cuba
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1071380726#Topic/popular_music_africa_history_and_criticism> ; # Popular music--Africa--History and criticism
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1738520> ; # Latin pop (Music)
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/781.64/e23/> ;
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/781.63089/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1071380726#Topic/blacks_music_history_and_criticism> ; # Blacks--Music--History and criticism
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204303> ; # Spain
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1071380726#Topic/african_americans_music_history_and_criticism> ; # African Americans--Music--History and criticism
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1071380726#Topic/popular_music_spain_history_and_criticism> ; # Popular music--Spain--History and criticism
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1071380726#Topic/popular_music_cuba_history_and_criticism> ; # Popular music--Cuba--History and criticism
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799648> ; # African Americans--Music
    schema:alternateName "Routes of rhythm" ;
    schema:contentRating "MPAA rating: Not rated." ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/27327557> ; # Desi Arnaz
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/74056592> ; # Les Blank
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1071380726#Person/cruz_celia> ; # Celia Cruz
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/129277258> ; # Docurama (Firm)
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/135396829> ; # KCET (Television station : Los Angeles, Calif.)
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/85537776> ; # Sunny Adé
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/9144087> ; # Howard Dratch
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/88370258> ; # Eugene Rosow
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/126988358> ; # Cultural Research and Communications, Inc.
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/156236941> ; # New Video Group.
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1071380726#Person/post_linda> ; # Linda Post
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/85644003> ; # Gloria Estefan
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/125714574> ; # Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/85813475> ; # Rubén Blades
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/10032514> ; # Harry Belafonte
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/77110276> ; # Dizzy Gillespie
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/11604957> ; # Isaac Oviedo
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/14959344> ; # Tito Puente
    schema:datePublished "2001" ;
    schema:description "[pt. 1] Across the ocean -- [pt. 2] The fiery romance -- [pt. 3] To the top of the chart." ;
    schema:description "Traces the origins of Latin music from Spain and Africa to the New World (Program 1). Focuses on pop music developed in Cuba and examines how North Americans began to discover this island's musical treasures (Program 2). Shows how Spanish-African music has become the basic part of popular musical culture of the U.S. (Program 3)." ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1071380726> ;
    schema:genre "Criticism, interpretation, etc." ;
    schema:genre "Nonfiction television programs" ;
    schema:genre "Documentary television programs" ;
    schema:genre "Ethnographic television programs" ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Roots of rhythm" ;
    schema:productID "46988952" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/46988952#PublicationEvent/united_states_docurama_new_york_ny_new_video_group_2001> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1071380726#Agent/docurama> ; # Docurama
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1071380726#Agent/new_video_group> ; # New Video Group
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780767034784> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/46988952> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1071380726#Agent/new_video_group> # New Video Group
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "New Video Group" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1071380726#Person/cruz_celia> # Celia Cruz
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Cruz" ;
    schema:givenName "Celia" ;
    schema:name "Celia Cruz" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1071380726#Person/post_linda> # Linda Post
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Post" ;
    schema:givenName "Linda" ;
    schema:name "Linda Post" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1071380726#Topic/african_americans_music_history_and_criticism> # African Americans--Music--History and criticism
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "African Americans--Music--History and criticism" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1071380726#Topic/popular_music_africa_history_and_criticism> # Popular music--Africa--History and criticism
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Popular music--Africa--History and criticism" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1071380726#Topic/popular_music_cuba_history_and_criticism> # Popular music--Cuba--History and criticism
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Popular music--Cuba--History and criticism" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1071380726#Topic/popular_music_spain_history_and_criticism> # Popular music--Spain--History and criticism
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Popular music--Spain--History and criticism" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1071380726#Topic/spanish_americans_music_history_and_criticism> # Spanish Americans--Music--History and criticism
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85126234> ;
    schema:name "Spanish Americans--Music--History and criticism" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1071422> # Popular music
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Popular music" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204303> # Spain
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Spain" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1205805> # Cuba
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Cuba" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1239509> # Africa
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Africa" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1738520> # Latin pop (Music)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Latin pop (Music)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799648> # African Americans--Music
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "African Americans--Music" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/833971> # Blacks--Music
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Blacks--Music" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/10032514> # Harry Belafonte
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1927" ;
    schema:familyName "Belafonte" ;
    schema:givenName "Harry" ;
    schema:name "Harry Belafonte" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/11604957> # Isaac Oviedo
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1902" ;
    schema:deathDate "1986" ;
    schema:familyName "Oviedo" ;
    schema:givenName "Isaac" ;
    schema:name "Isaac Oviedo" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/125714574> # Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/126988358> # Cultural Research and Communications, Inc.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Cultural Research and Communications, Inc." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/129277258> # Docurama (Firm)
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Docurama (Firm)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/135396829> # KCET (Television station : Los Angeles, Calif.)
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "KCET (Television station : Los Angeles, Calif.)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/14959344> # Tito Puente
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1923" ;
    schema:deathDate "2000" ;
    schema:familyName "Puente" ;
    schema:givenName "Tito" ;
    schema:name "Tito Puente" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/156236941> # New Video Group.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "New Video Group." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/27327557> # Desi Arnaz
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1917" ;
    schema:deathDate "1986" ;
    schema:familyName "Arnaz" ;
    schema:givenName "Desi" ;
    schema:name "Desi Arnaz" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/74056592> # Les Blank
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Blank" ;
    schema:givenName "Les" ;
    schema:name "Les Blank" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/77110276> # Dizzy Gillespie
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1917" ;
    schema:deathDate "1993" ;
    schema:familyName "Gillespie" ;
    schema:givenName "Dizzy" ;
    schema:name "Dizzy Gillespie" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/85537776> # Sunny Adé
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Adé" ;
    schema:givenName "Sunny" ;
    schema:name "Sunny Adé" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/85644003> # Gloria Estefan
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Estefan" ;
    schema:givenName "Gloria" ;
    schema:name "Gloria Estefan" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/85813475> # Rubén Blades
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Blades" ;
    schema:givenName "Rubén" ;
    schema:name "Rubén Blades" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/88370258> # Eugene Rosow
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Rosow" ;
    schema:givenName "Eugene" ;
    schema:name "Eugene Rosow" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/9144087> # Howard Dratch
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Dratch" ;
    schema:givenName "Howard" ;
    schema:name "Howard Dratch" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780767034784>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0767034783" ;
    schema:isbn "9780767034784" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

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