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The Resource Give me the banjo, Knockabout Media ; produced and directed by Marc Fields ; director/co-producer, Tony Trischka, (videorecording)

Give me the banjo, Knockabout Media ; produced and directed by Marc Fields ; director/co-producer, Tony Trischka, (videorecording)

Label
Give me the banjo
Title
Give me the banjo
Statement of responsibility
Knockabout Media ; produced and directed by Marc Fields ; director/co-producer, Tony Trischka
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • 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
Director of photography, Bruce Petschek ; editor/co-producer, Tim Raycroft
Dewey number
787.8819
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
ML1015.B3
LC item number
G58 2012
PerformerNote
Steve Martin (narrator), Bela Fleck, Dom Flemons, Rhiannon Giddens
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1949-
  • 1945-
  • 1958-
  • 1982-
  • 1977-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fields, Marc
  • Trischka, Tony
  • Martin, Steve
  • Fleck, Béla
  • Flemons, Dom
  • Giddens, Rhiannon
  • Knockabout Media (Firm)
  • Docurama (Firm)
  • New Video Group
Runtime
84
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Banjo
  • Banjoists
Technique
live action
Label
Give me the banjo, Knockabout Media ; produced and directed by Marc Fields ; director/co-producer, Tony Trischka, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Release date: Jun. 12, 2012
  • Bonus features: 30 minutes of extended performances from Taj Mahal, Cynthia Sayer, Ralph Stanley, Riley Baugus and Rhiannon Giddens; profile of Uncle Dave Macon
Accompanying material
1 leaflet.
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocn794940365
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.+
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (84 min.)
Isbn
9781422918500
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
767685268513
Other physical details
sd., col.
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, Knockabout Media ; produced and directed by Marc Fields ; director/co-producer, Tony Trischka, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Release date: Jun. 12, 2012
  • Bonus features: 30 minutes of extended performances from Taj Mahal, Cynthia Sayer, Ralph Stanley, Riley Baugus and Rhiannon Giddens; profile of Uncle Dave Macon
Accompanying material
1 leaflet.
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocn794940365
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.+
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (84 min.)
Isbn
9781422918500
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
767685268513
Other physical details
sd., col.
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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