WorldCat Identities

Seig, Matthew

Overview
Works: 36 works in 124 publications in 2 languages and 2,739 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Drama  Interviews  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Musical films  History  Music  Parodies, imitations, etc 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Director, Producer, Performer
Classifications: ML420.H58, 781.65
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Matthew Seig
A great day in Harlem ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 832 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A great day in Harlem tells the story of Art Kane's famous 1958 group photograph of the jazz greats of the period. Includes home movie footage of that day of the musicians arriving and greeting each other the morning of the shoot. Also includes conversations with musicians and archival performance footage
Lady day the many faces of Billie Holiday by Matthew Seig ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This sparkling documentary features rare TV and movie clips, along with commentary by a stellar group of jazz instrumentalists and singers who knew her well
The story of jazz by Matthew Seig ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program profiles, with first-hand observation and historical detail, the pivotal people and places in American jazz. Includes archive footage of performances by Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington, Thelonious Monk, Count Basie, Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald, Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, Miles Davis, John Coltrane, Charles Mingus, and many other important artists
Thelonious Monk: American composer ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A portrait of the musician and composer, Thelonious Monk, including clips of international performances and interviews with artists and producers
Count Basie swingin' the blues by Count Basie ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A distinguished group of Basie alumni-- including early band members Sweets Edison, Earle Warren and Claude Williams and later stars like Buddy Tate, Illinois Jacquet and Joe Williams-- have come together to lend their insight to this film, in probing on-camera interviews and an unprecedented round-table reminiscence. Basie himself appears in revealing interview clips from various stages of his life. And, most importantly, there is the music: vintage performance footage beginning in the late 1930s, and master recordings of the greatest Basie sessions
Sarah Vaughan the divine one by Sarah Vaughan ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recounts the stellar singer's career from her beginnings at the Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Newark, New Jersey, to her debut at the Apollo Theater and her pre-eminence in nightclubs, concert halls, and jazz festivals around the world
Tanner on Tanner ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Sixteen years after Jack Tanner ran for president, his filmmaker daughter Alex is making a documentary about her dad's dark horse campaign. At least, that's the plan - until a disastrous screening sends Alex back to the drawing board, and on to the 2004 Democratic National Convention"--Container
The spitball story ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A short film about Dizzy Gillespie's antics as a performer in Cab Calloway's band. Includes interviews with Milt Hinton, Dizzy Gillespie, and Jonah Jones, as well as archival performance footage
Masters of American music ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the lives and works of great innovators in jazz, including Billie Holiday, Charlie Parker, Sarah Vaughan, and Thelonius Monk, through conversations, performance footage, photographs, and interviews
Masters of American music. swingin' the blues ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Billie Holiday Lady Day : the many faces of Billie Holiday ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Overzicht van het leven en werk van de jazzzangeres Billie Holiday (1915-1959)
Masters of American music ( Visual )
in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Masters of American music. the divine one ( Visual )
in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thelonious Monk, american composer by Matthew Seig ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Masters of American music. the many faces of Billie Holiday ( Visual )
in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Masters of American music. American composer ( Visual )
in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The divine one by Sarah Vaughan ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in Undetermined and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sarah Vaughan's career is traced from her beginnings with her local church choir to her pre-eminence in concert halls and nightclubs throughout the world. Included are performances from the late 1940's through the 1980's, vintage photos, and spoken tributes by Joe Williams, Billy Eckstine, Roy Haynes, George Gaffney, her family and friends
Sarah Vaughan the divine one ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vocalist Sarah Vaughan's life and career are profiled. Friends and family talk about her life
Billie Holiday by Billie Holiday ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Billie Holiday : a portrait" documents Holiday's early childhood
American masters ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vocalist Sarah Vaughan's life and career are profiled. Friends and family talk about her life
 
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English (94)
French (2)
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