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Wynton Marsalis : all that jazz

Author: Wynton Marsalis; Susan Shaw; RM Arts (Firm); LWT Productions.; Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Publisher: Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, 2000, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Marsalis discusses classical music, jazz music, the blues, and his life. He describes the blues as secular optimism or "survival" music. While conducting his band, he encourages improvisation, but not to the point of chaos. Includes commentary from band members, his father Ellis Marsalis, and his brother, Delfeayo Marsalis. First part of filming takes place in New York City (in black & white), second part of filming  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Wynton Marsalis; Wynton Marsalis
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Wynton Marsalis; Susan Shaw; RM Arts (Firm); LWT Productions.; Films for the Humanities (Firm)
OCLC Number: 44997031
Notes: Title from container.
Credits: Produced & directed by Susan Shaw ; film editor, John Street.
Performer(s): Performers: Wynton Marsalis (trumpet, piano), Ellis Marsalis (piano), and the Wynton Marsalis band.
Description: 1 videocassette (56 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Other Titles: All that jazz
Responsibility: an RM Arts/LWTP co-production.

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Marsalis discusses classical music, jazz music, the blues, and his life. He describes the blues as secular optimism or "survival" music. While conducting his band, he encourages improvisation, but not to the point of chaos. Includes commentary from band members, his father Ellis Marsalis, and his brother, Delfeayo Marsalis. First part of filming takes place in New York City (in black & white), second part of filming takes place in his home town of New Orleans (in color). Excerpts from songs include: "Black Coals" (Thelonius Monk), "Jungle Blues" (Jelly Roll Morton), "Blood on the Fields" (Wynton Marsalis), "Citi Movement" (Wynton Marsalis).

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