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Alberta Hunter [DVD]

My Castle's Rockin'
This concert film portrays the life of blues and jazz singer Albert Hunter, who began singing in Chicago in 1912 as a teenager and enjoyed a forty-year career. For this film, Hunter opened her archives to producer/director Stuart Goldman, and also provided the last filmed interview prior to her death in 1984.

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DVD

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Publish Date

2001

ISBN

0803023316


Format: DVD
Summary: This concert film portrays the life of blues and jazz singer Albert Hunter, who began singing in Chicago in 1912 as a teenager and enjoyed a forty-year career. For this film, Hunter opened her archives to producer/director Stuart Goldman, and also provided the last filmed interview prior to her death in 1984.
Title: Alberta Hunter [DVD] : my castle's rockin' / Stuart Goldman Productions, Inc. ; produced and directed by Stuart Goldman ; written by Chris Albertson.
Publisher Date: New York, NY : View Video, 2001.
Subject: Hunter, Alberta. African American women singers -- Biography. Women jazz singers -- United States -- Biography. Women blues musicians -- United States -- Biography. Jazz -- 1981-1990
Isbn: 0803023316
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 1
System Items Total: 1
Call Number: B Hunter
Oclc: 49503904
Upc: 033909233194
Bib Id: 439232

Format: DVD
Summary: This concert film portrays the life of blues and jazz singer Albert Hunter, who began singing in Chicago in 1912 as a teenager and enjoyed a forty-year career. For this film, Hunter opened her archives to producer/director Stuart Goldman, and also provided the last filmed interview prior to her death in 1984.
Title: Alberta Hunter [DVD] : my castle's rockin' / Stuart Goldman Productions, Inc. ; produced and directed by Stuart Goldman ; written by Chris Albertson.
Edition: Deluxe ed.
Publisher, Date: New York, NY : View Video, 2001.
Description: 1 videodisc (57 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Series: VIEW Video jazz series
Series: VIEW Video jazz series
Subjects: Hunter, Alberta.
Subjects: African American women singers -- Biography.
Subjects: Women jazz singers -- United States -- Biography.
Subjects: Women blues musicians -- United States -- Biography.
Subjects: Jazz -- 1981-1990
Genre: Documentary films
Genre: Music videos
Other Author: Goldman, Stuart A., 1948-
Other Author: Albertson, Chris.
Other Author: Taylor, Billy, 1921-2010
Other Author: Hunter, Alberta.
Other Author: Churchill, Jack.
Other Author: Cohen, Robert M.
Other Author: Alfier, Mary.
Other Author: Stuart Goldman Productions.
Other Author: View Video
Other Title: My castle's rockin' [DVD]
Other Title: My castle's rocking [DVD]
Other Title: Two-fisted double-jointed rough & ready man.
Other Title: Darktown strutters ball.
Other Title: Downhearted blues.
Other Title: I've got a mind to ramble.
Other Title: Black shadows.
Other Title: I'm havin' a good time.
Other Title: Handy man.
Other Title: You're welcome to come home.
Other Title: Love I have for you.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 1988.
Notes: Special features include: over 20 scene selections; four bonus audio tracks.
Notes: Directors of photography, Jack Churchill (concert), Robert M. Cohen (interviews) ; editor, Mary Alfier.
Notes: Narrator, Billy Taylor.
Notes: DVD; Dolby Digital stereo.; NTSC.
Contents: My castle's rockin' -- Two-fisted double-jointed rough & ready man -- Darktown strutters ball -- Downhearted blues -- I've got a mind to ramble -- Black shadows -- I'm havin' a good time -- Handy man -- You're welcome to come home -- The love I have for you -- Bonus audio tracks: I got rhythm ; Sometimes I'm happy ; Georgia on my mind ; When you're smilin'.
ISBN: 0803023316
Publisher Number: 2331
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 1
Total Copies: 1
Call Number: B Hunter
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