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Columbia Music Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 276 works in 440 publications in 1 language and 13,902 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Documentary television programs  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Concert films  Popular music  Drama  Music videos  Rock films  Biography 
Roles: Publisher, Distributor
Classifications: ML3521, 781.643
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Columbia Music Video (Firm)
The blues, a musical journey by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The blues is a seven-part documentary film series exploring the evolution of the blues, featuring rare archival performance footage of Muddy Waters, Howlin' Wolf, Willie Dixon and more, also including over 100 newly-filmed performances by contemporary artists such as B.B. King, Bonnie Raitt, Beck and others singing classic blues songs
Robin Williams live on broadway by Robin Williams( Visual )

6 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy special with Robin Williams at New York City's Broadway Theater
Pink Floyd the wall by Alan Parker( Visual )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Told with music rather than conventional dialogue, follows the descent of a burned out rock performer as he sits in his motel room watching war movies and slowly losing touch with reality
Adele : live at the Royal Albert Hall by Adele( Visual )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 2011 Adele scored a number one single, with Rolling in the Deep, and the year's biggest selling album, with 21. This DVD/CD set captures her concert from London's famous Royal Albert Hall. Along with performances of songs from her two albums, this DVD features behind-the-scenes footage
The Miles Davis story by Michael Dibb( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A definitive look at the man and his music, interweaving rare interviews with Miles and insights and memories of his family, friends, and many of the great musicians who played with him during his long career
Feel like going home by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Martin Scorsese traces the roots of the blues from the banks of the Niger River to the cotton fields and juke joints of Mississippi. Musician Corey Harris travels through Mississippi and West Africa, exploring the roots of blues music. The film celebrates the early Delta blues musicians through original performances (including Willie King, Taj Mahal, Otha Turner, and Ali Farka Toure), archival footage (featuring Son House, Muddy Waters, and John Lee Hooker), and interviews (including Corey Harris, Sam Carr, Toumani Diabate, Willie King, Dick Waterman, Taj Mahal, Johnny Shines, Otha Turner, Ali Farka Toure, Habib Koité, Salif Keita, and Keb' Mo')
Piano blues by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member 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
Warming by the devil's fire by Charles Burnett( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Burnett explores his own childhood being shuttled between a religious mother and a blues-loving uncle. His film combines fiction with documentary footage in the story of a young boy kidnapped to prevent his being saved by a church that viewed blues as the devil's music
The road to Memphis by Richard Pearce( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the musical odyssey of B.B. King to Memphis and pays homage to the great blues musicians of the Memphis tradition. Goes on the road and behind the scenes with Bobby Rush and Rosco Gordon. Filmed on the occasion of the great reunion in which Memphis musicians returned to honor their roots
The other side of the mirror : Bob Dylan live at the Newport Folk Festival 1963-1965 by Bob Dylan( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Winning director Murrary Lerner captures Dylan's metamorphosis from folk prodigy to rock's fiercely confrontational poet who would electrify and inspire an entire nation and become the voice of his generation
Godfathers and sons by Marc Levin( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hip-hop legend Chuck D and Marshall Chess return to Chicago to explore the heyday of Chicago blues as they unite to produce music that seeks to bring veteran blues players together with contemporary hip-hop musicians such as Common and members of the Roots. Along with archival footage of Howlin' Wolf are original performances by Koko Taylor, Otis Rush, Magic Slim, Ike Turner and Sam Lay
Red, white & blues by Mike Figgis( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mike Figgis' film examines the embrace of the blues by British musicians and its global effect in interviews with dozens of the key players of the British blues movement. Features music from an all-star jam session at the Abbey Road studios
The soul of a man by Wim Wenders( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using dramatization, archival footage, and live performances explores the blues in the lives and works of Skip James, Blind Willie Johnson and J.B. Lenoir. Features contemporary musicians playing their works
P U L S E by Pink Floyd (Musical group)( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A live performance from October 20, 1994, Pulse records the great psychedelic band Pink Floyd rocking out like only they can. Renowned for their hallucinatory special effects and lighting schemes, Pink Floyd goes all out at this spectacular (and very long) concert. Twenty-one of their classics are performed, including classic rock radio staples Dark side of the moon and Wish you were here
Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band : live in New York City by Bruce Springsteen( Visual )

6 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features 14 performances from the last two Madison Square Garden shows. Includes the original HBO broadcast as well as an additional 80 minute sequence of 11 songs never before shown. Includes a 15 minute featurette entitles "New York City serenade" made up of behind-the-scenes interviews with Bruce and the band members plus additional unreleased concert footage
Tony Bennett : an American classic by Tony Bennett( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A variety show re-creating the seminal venues of Tony Bennett's career
Celine Dion. [live in Las Vegas] by Céline Dion( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features Celine's concert filmed in the Colosseum at Caesar's Palace
Leonard Cohen live in London by Leonard Cohen( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Live in London" captures the legendary Leonard Cohen during one of his most successful tours
Weapons of self destruction by Robin Williams( Visual )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In his first comedy special in seven years, Robin Williams covers such topics as global warming, sex and politics, the state of health care in the country, drugs and more personal topics, including his recent heart surgery
Songs from the road by Leonard Cohen( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concert footage and recordings from master singer/songwriter Cohen
 
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