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Brooker, Doug

Overview
Works: 21 works in 33 publications in 1 language and 182 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Internet videos  History  Documentary films  Filmed dance  Concert films  Filmed performances  Nonfiction films  Blues (Music)  Music videos 
Roles: Director, Author, tlp, tld, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 917.7704
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Doug Brooker
Iowa : an American portrait( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An affectionate look, combining historic photographs and recent footage, at the people and places of Iowa, past and present. Produced to commemorate the state's sesquicentennial
Dance as art, dance as entertainment by Daniel Nagrin( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daniel Nagrin discusses the differences between art and entertainment and performs two dances, Path ('65) and Strange hero ('48), to illustrate his ideas
East-West Passage : an anthology of Canadian poetry( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tower of Power : What is Hip-Live at Iowa State University by Tower of Power (Musical group)( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The renowned horn-driven funk outfit Tower of Power has been issuing albums and touring the world steadily since the early 70's when the album Bump City lit the fuse to a string of classic hit releases, including "What Is Hip?", Back to Oakland, Urban Renewal and In the Slot, Ain't Nothin' Stoppin' Us Now, Live and in Living Color as well as backing up a host of superstars including Elton John, Santana, Bonnie Raitt, Huey Lewis, Little Feat, David Sanborn, Michelle Shocked, Paula Abdul, Aaron Neville, Aerosmith, Michael Bolton, Billy Preston, PiL, Rod Stewart and Toto. Nonetheless, Tower of Power's tighter than a clenched fist, horn driven, in-your-face sound is all their own and they have always been a must-see live act
Ranyi virshyi by Doug Brooker( Book )

3 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maintenance shop blues : Willie Dixon( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concert performance recorded in 1981
Ranyi virshyi [i.e. Ranni virshi by Doug Brooker( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Long John Baldry : It Ain't Easy - Live at Iowa State University( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the fathers of the British blues/rock scene who first incorporated diverse folk, jazz, R & B and blues influences into his sound, Long John Baldry's vocal style has influenced the careers of everyone from the Rolling Stones to Rod Stewart and Elton John. This rousing live concert was recorded at Iowa State University in 1987, and features classic renditions of all his hits
State and trends of river water quality in the Manawatu River Catchment by Ton Snelder( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Gable touch( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Highlights the wrestling career of Dan Gable from his high school days in Waterloo, Iowa, through his collegiate wrestling days at Iowa State University, winning an Olympic gold metal, and his coaching at the University of Iowa, as well as his coaching the 1980 and 1984 U.S. Olympic freestyle wrestling teams. Looks at his life and philosophy of sports
Classic rhythm & blues, 2( Recording )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Maintenance shop blues by Muddy Waters( Recording )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

John Mayall's Bluesbreakers : Live at Iowa State University by Bluesbreakers (Musical group)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Filmed at Iowa State University in 1987, this program features John Mayall's Bluesbreakers, including Walter Trout and Coco Montoya on guitar, Paul Hines on drums, and Bobby Haynes on bass. John Mayall is widely recognized as the father of British blues, having baptized a whole generation of British musicians - and an audience that might otherwise never have discovered the blues. Apart from having discovered - in Eric Clapton, Peter Green, and Mick Taylor - three of the most acclaimed guitarists of the rock era, his "blues school" fostered the talents of a roster of artists who have since profoundly influenced the course of rock 'n' roll history. Mayall's 1984 incarnation of the Bluesbreakers included innovative future stars like guitarists Coco Montoya and Walter Trout. This film brilliantly documents these luminaries in their prime
Sidewalk live at Iowa State University 1987 by Chick Corea( Recording )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Classic rhythm & blues, 1( Recording )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Classic rhythm & blues, 3( Recording )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Buddy Holly : reminiscing( Visual )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A portrait of rock and roll pioneer Holly. Performances of Holly and the Crickets on the Ed Sullivan show in 1957, the Clear Lake, Iowa Memorial Concert, etc. are shown. Interviews with past friends and associates include the Crickets, Norman Petty, Waylon Jennings, Larry Holley
Maintenance shop blues : with Taj Mahal( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A recording of Taj Mahal in concert. Taj Mahal has been performing African-American roots music for thirty years. Son of a West Indian jazz musician and a South Carolina gospel singer, Taj is a self-taught master of more than a dozen instruments, including guitar, piano, harmonica, banjo and mandolin. Taj's repertoire draws from American blues, jazz and Southern folk as well as the music of the Carribean and West Africa
College wrestling( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Bromberg( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Often referred to as a musician's musician, David Bromberg has spent much of his career as a sideman to the likes of Bob Dylan, George Harrison and Jerry Garcia. Here he gets to show off his eclectic guitar and vocal talents in a rousing solo show. Songs include "Don't Let Your Deal Go Down", "I'm A Demon In Disguise", "Stealin", "Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow", and "That's The Way The World Goes Round."
 
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Alternative Names
Brooker, Douglas

Languages
English (32)