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The Resource Oscar Peterson : the life of a legend, an Elitha Peterson/Vocal Vision production ; in association with the National Film Board of Canada, the Canadian Broadcasting Corportaion ; directed by William R. Cunningham and Sylvia Sweeney, (videorecording)

Oscar Peterson : the life of a legend, an Elitha Peterson/Vocal Vision production ; in association with the National Film Board of Canada, the Canadian Broadcasting Corportaion ; directed by William R. Cunningham and Sylvia Sweeney, (videorecording)

Label
Oscar Peterson : the life of a legend
Title
Oscar Peterson
Title remainder
the life of a legend
Statement of responsibility
an Elitha Peterson/Vocal Vision production ; in association with the National Film Board of Canada, the Canadian Broadcasting Corportaion ; directed by William R. Cunningham and Sylvia Sweeney
Title variation
Life of a legend
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tells the life story of one of Jazz's all-time great pianists, Oscar Peterson; a technical virtuoso and master of swing whose life has been shaped by his own extraordinary talent and driving ambition. Includes vintage and contemporary performances, archival footage and interviews with Oscar Peterson and a cast of jazz greats
Cataloging source
NED
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Bruce Garvey, writer; Sylvia Sweeney and Michael Allder, executive producers; Oscar Peterson, script consultant and narrator
Dewey number
781.65092
Intended audience
Not rated
LC call number
ML417.P46
LC item number
O83 2009
PerformerNote
Oscar Peterson, piano ; the Oscar Peterson Trio (includes Ray Brown, bass ; Herb Ellis, guitar) and various other performers
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1925-2007
  • 1926-2002
  • 1921-2010
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Peterson, Oscar
  • Brown, Ray
  • Ellis, Herb
  • Oscar Peterson Trio
  • Elitha Peterson Productions
  • Vocal Vision Productions, Inc
  • National Film Board of Canada
  • Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
  • View Video
Runtime
94
Series statement
V.I.E.W. DVD music collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Peterson, Oscar
  • Jazz musicians
  • Pianists
Technique
live action
Label
Oscar Peterson : the life of a legend, an Elitha Peterson/Vocal Vision production ; in association with the National Film Board of Canada, the Canadian Broadcasting Corportaion ; directed by William R. Cunningham and Sylvia Sweeney, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on PBS, 1994 or 1995
  • Special features: Biography , picture gallery, trivia, instant access to songs, and more
Bar code
31223093971167
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (94 min.)
Isbn
9780803023529
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
033909235297
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
2352
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)501813992
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital ; NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Oscar Peterson : the life of a legend, an Elitha Peterson/Vocal Vision production ; in association with the National Film Board of Canada, the Canadian Broadcasting Corportaion ; directed by William R. Cunningham and Sylvia Sweeney, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on PBS, 1994 or 1995
  • Special features: Biography , picture gallery, trivia, instant access to songs, and more
Bar code
31223093971167
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (94 min.)
Isbn
9780803023529
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
033909235297
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
2352
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)501813992
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital ; NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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