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MVD Entertainment Group

Overview
Works: 702 works in 736 publications in 1 language and 66,155 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Internet videos  Documentary films  Biography  History  Biographical films  Nonfiction films  Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Musical films 
Roles: prn
Classifications: PN1997, 786.2165092
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Most widely held works by MVD Entertainment Group
Art Tatum : the art of jazz piano( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This portrait documents the legendary jazz pianist Art Tatum. With rare photographs and footage of Tatum and his contemporaries, the film reconstructs his genius. Included are interviews with musicians who either played with or were strongly inflenced by Tatum: pianists Marian McPartland, Hank Jones, Dick Hyman, and George Shearing; and guitarists Tiny Grimes and Les Paul. Their reminiscences and demonstrations underline Tatum's status as the "musician's musician
Jazz Legends Live!( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program presents key players in contemporary jazz music, performing at various locations throughout the U.S. and Europe. Featured performers include Les McCann, Stephane Grappelli, Ben Sidran, and Mike Mainieri's Steps Ahead. (48 minutes) A streaming videorecording
Liz Story : Solid Colors( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 11-song performance from 1984 is undeniable evidence that Liz Story has established herself as one of the most distinctive composers and pianists of our time. The three-time Grammy nominee fashions a deeply personal style that takes shape at the elusive transitions between classical and folk, with a rich jazz harmony of pioneers like Bill Evans, Story's chief inspiration. More economical than Keith Jarrett, more florid and changeable than Winston, Liz Story finds a compelling middle ground between jazz harmony and classical technique, outside improv and sturdy songcraft, complex performance and inner stillness - an audiovisual delight
Bruce Springsteen. Road Trip-40 Years Of The Boss( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Boss began performing around the bars and night spots of New Jersey in the late 1960s, and in so doing started one of the most eventful, productive and inspiring stories in musical history. His 'Road Trip' reads like the Great American Novel, and while Bruce unquestionably remains amongst the most respected performers alive today and undoubtedly has much more great work to come, having already notched up 4 decades of incredible music and quite probably the best live shows ever performed, he has already achieved far more than even he could have ever hoped for
 
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