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The Resource Give me the banjo, Marc Fields, producer/director, (videorecording)

Give me the banjo, Marc Fields, producer/director, (videorecording)

Label
Give me the banjo
Title
Give me the banjo
Statement of responsibility
Marc Fields, producer/director
Contributor
Director
Narrator
Performer
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The banjo has been an emblem of American culture for centuries, yet few realize the instrument's complicated, checkered past. Narrated by Steve Martin and featuring such banjo masters as Pete Seeger, Earl Scruggs and Bela Fleck, goes beyond the stereotypes and delves into the musical odyssey of the banjo, from its African roots to the present day
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editor/co-producer, Tim Raycroft ; director of photography, Bruce Petschek
Dewey number
787.8819
Language note
Closed-captioned in English
LC call number
ML1015.B3
LC item number
G58 2012
PerformerNote
Narrator, Steve Martin ; featuring performances by Earl Scruggs, Pete Seeger, Bela Fleck, Mike Seege, Jerron Paxton
Runtime
84
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Give me the banjo, Marc Fields, producer/director, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Stories of America's instrument"--container
  • Originally produced as a documentary film in 2011
  • Special features include: 30 minutes of extended performances from Taj Mahal, Cynthia Sayer, Ralph Stanley, Riley Baugus and Rhiannon Giddens ; profile of Uncle Dave Macon a visit to Ralph Stanleys museum
Accompanying material
1 leaflet.
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocn794940365
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.+
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 84 min.)
Isbn
9781422918500
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
767685268513
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
NNVG268511
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)794940365
System details
DVD; NTSC ; Dolby Digital stereo, Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Give me the banjo, Marc Fields, producer/director, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • "Stories of America's instrument"--container
  • Originally produced as a documentary film in 2011
  • Special features include: 30 minutes of extended performances from Taj Mahal, Cynthia Sayer, Ralph Stanley, Riley Baugus and Rhiannon Giddens ; profile of Uncle Dave Macon a visit to Ralph Stanleys museum
Accompanying material
1 leaflet.
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocn794940365
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.+
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 84 min.)
Isbn
9781422918500
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
767685268513
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
NNVG268511
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)794940365
System details
DVD; NTSC ; Dolby Digital stereo, Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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