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Ricker, Bruce 1942-2011

Overview
Works: 50 works in 132 publications in 1 language and 2,133 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  Biography  Nonfiction films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Documentary television programs  Biographical films  Concert films  Musical films  Interviews  Biographical television programs 
Roles: Producer, Director, Author, Restager, Film editor, fmp, Translator, Scenarist
Classifications: ML419.M65, 781.656
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Bruce Ricker
Publications by Bruce Ricker
Publications by Bruce Ricker, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Bruce Ricker
Thelonious Monk : straight no chaser by Thelonious Monk( visu )
9 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 571 libraries worldwide
Biography of jazz pianist and composer, Thelonious Monk. Includes 1968 film footage, new interviews, still photos, and more
Piano blues by Clint Eastwood( visu )
11 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 419 libraries worldwide
Director and piano player Clint Eastwood explores his life-long passion for piano blues, using a treasure trove of rare historical footage in addition to interviews and performances. Includes interviews with and performances by Ray Charles, Dr. John, Marcia Ball, Dav Brubeck, and others
The last of the Blue Devils by Count Basie( visu )
29 editions published between 1966 and 2004 in English and held by 408 libraries worldwide
A documentary recollection of music and musicians associated with Kansas City, Mo. in the 1930's, featuring Count Basie and his orchestra, Joe Turner, Jay McShann, and many others
Tony Bennett : the music never ends by Tony Bennett( visu )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 223 libraries worldwide
Clint Eastwood presents the career of singer Tony Bennett, with archival footage, live performances including his performance at the Monterey Jazz Festival in 2005, and interviews
Clint Eastwood : out of the shadows by Bruce Ricker( visu )
11 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 112 libraries worldwide
A look at the life and career of American actor and filmmaker Clint Eastwood
Eastwood after hours : Live at Carnegie Hall ( visu )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
El 17 de Octubre de 1996, un grupo de estrellas veteranas y contemporáneas del Jazz se reunieron en una distinguida velada sobre el escenario del nuevo Carnegie Hall de Nueva York para rendir homenaje a un hombre más conocido por sus películas que por su maravillosa música. Sin embargo, como cualquier fan de Clint Eastwood sabrá, sobretodo después de sus 30 años como director, la oscarizada estrella de cine también es un amante empedernido del Jazz, que sólo ha integrado su formación musical en las partituras de sus películas. Joshua Redman, Christian McBride, Flip Phillips, Charles McPherson, James Rivers, Slide Hampton, Thelonius Monk Junior, el cuarteto encabezado por Kyle Eastwood, la Orquesta Carnegie May Jazz Band y muchos más se han reunido para celebrar esta espectacular fiesta del cine y la música
Jim Hall : a life in progress by Jim Hall( visu )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Explores the life and music of Jim Hall
Sweet love, bitter by Mal Waldron( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
In this thinly disguised account of the last years of Charlie "Bird" Parker, comedian Dick Gregory stars as Richie "Eagle" Coles, a jazz saxophonist with a genius for friendship and self-destruction
Legendary New Orleans musicians by Preston McClanahan( visu )
5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Rated G: Suitable for general audiences
Steve Lacy : lift the bandstand by Peter Bull( visu )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Portrait of Steve Lacy, a musician who pioneered the use of the soprano saxophone in post-war jazz; includes Lacy speaking about himself and the music
The Art Ensemble of Chicago : live from the Jazz Showcase by Art Ensemble of Chicago( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
A live performance by the Art Ensemble of Chicago at the Jazz Showcase. One of the most intelligent jazz documentaries around
Portrait of Pee Wee Russell ; Baby Laurence : jazz hoofer ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
Includes rare documentaries of two of the most extraordinary figures in jazz, clarinetist Pee Wee Russell, and jazz tap extraordinaire Baby Laurence
After hours ; Jazz dance by Shepherd Traube( visu )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Jazz dance captures a jazz band playing for regulars and two professional dancers at the Central Park Dance Hall in Mahattan in 1954
Barry Harris : the Spirit of Bebop ( visu )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
This intimate portrait of modern jazz pianist Barry Harris becomes an historic walk with some of the best known jazz musicians of the 1950s abd 60s
The Art Ensemble of Chicago : in concert ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
A performance at The Jazz Showcase, November 1, 1981
Elvin Jones : different drummer ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Solo piano and Byard's big band, the Appollo Stompers, and commentary in a very relaxed and natural manner by Byard; commentary by bassist Ron Carter and Pianist Bill Evans (Anything for jazz). Background and style of jazz drummer Elvin Jones, including the origin, arrangement, and performance of his original compositions (Different drummer)
The Universal mind of Bill Evans : the creative process and self-teaching by Bill Evans( visu )
in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Features Bill Evans in performance, plus an explanation by the Evans brothers and Allen of how a jazz artist creates his art
Budd Boetticher : a man can do that ( visu )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Traces the life and filmmaking career of Hollywood director Budd Boetticher, who directed three classic bullfighting films, several crime thrillers and a series of Westerns that earned him a cult critical reputation. Several interviews with Boetticher are interspersed with clips from many of his films and commentary by his contemporaries
Charles Mingus by Jimmy Knepper( visu )
in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
A portrait of this great bassist/jazz composer and some of the hard times that came his way. Shows scenes of him conducting his big band, composing, singing and reciting his own poetry
Texas tenor : the Illinois Jacquet story by Illinois Jacquet( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
A documentary on the life and work of jazz saxophonist Illinois Jacquet. Features interviews and performances by Jacquet and many important jazz musicians of the 20th century
 
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Bruce Ricker Amerikaans filmregisseur (1942-2011)
Bruce Ricker US-amerikanischer Produzent und Filmregisseur
Брюс Рикер
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English (93)
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