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Vestapol Productions

Overview
Works: 274 works in 328 publications in 2 languages and 2,818 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews  Nonfiction films  Filmed performances  History  Musical films  Concert films  Biography  Methods (Music)‡vBlues 
Roles: Publisher, Producer
Classifications: ML3521, 781.643
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Most widely held works by Vestapol Productions
Chicago blues : featuring Muddy Waters, Johnnie Lewis, Buddy Guy, Junior Well[s], J.B. Hutto by Harley Cokeliss( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the evolution of blues music from its origins in the rural south and focuses on its development in the urban environment of Chicago. Interwoven with performances by Muddy Waters and others and interviews with Dick Gregory and others
African guitar : solo fingerstyle guitar music, composers and performers of Congo/Zaire, Uganda, Central African Republic, Malawi, Namibia, and Zambia : audio-visual field recordings, 1966-1993, by Gerhard Kubik( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

African guitar presents cultural anthropologist Gerhard Kubik's personal field recordings from 1966-1993. This video offers a rare view into the rich textures of African fingerstyle guitar music
Elizabeth Cotten with Mike Seeger( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cotten, at 85 years, performs a variety of styles on guitar and banjo and is interviewed by Mike Seeger
African guitar : solo fingerstyle guitar music, composers and performers of Congo/Zaïre, Uganda, Central African Republic, Malaŵi, Namibia and Zambia : audio-visual field recordings 1966-1993 by Gerhard Kubik( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in Multiple languages and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

African guitar presents cultural anthropologist Gerhard Kubik's personal field recordings from 1966-1993. This video offers a rare view into the rich textures of sub-Saharan African fingerstyle guitar music
Devil got my woman : Blues at Newport 1966( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Footage captured by Alan Lomax during the 1966 Newport Folk Festival featuring legendary blues performers
Legends of jazz guitar( Visual )

5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of jazz guitar performances
Legends of country blues guitar( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The rare footage presented in this video is a treasure beyond imagining, drawn from a myriad of sources, depicting some of the greatest blues musicians who ever lived."--Container
Legends of jazz guitar( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legends of jazz guitar( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of jazz guitar performances
The Land where the blues began( Visual )

2 editions published between 1990 and 1998 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary about the birthplace of the blues in the Mississippi Delta
The genius of Joe Pass by Joe Pass( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Compiled in this video are a series of performances from 1962 to 1982 that capture the essence, technique and talent of Joe Pass. Also featured are brief interviews where Joe discusses his origins as a guitarist and his thoughts on his music."--Container
Legends of country blues guitar( Visual )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Perfomance footage of some of the great blues guitarists
Legends of country blues guitar( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legends of country blues guitar( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Featuring these artists: Bukka White, Sam Chatmon, Big Joe Williams, Houston Stackhouse, Son House, Rev. Gary Davis, Leadbelly
Hindustani slide : Indian classical guitar( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Debashish Bhattacharya performs North India's classical music, often called Hindustani, on an "Indianized" guitar called the dev veena. He is accompanied by tabla master, Kumar Bose and Sutapa Bhattacharya on the tambura. They perform three ragas in this live performance
Legends of bottleneck blues guitar( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains rare and historical recordings from 1965-1970 of some of the greatest exponents of bottleneck guitar playing
Barney Kessel : rare performances 1962-1991( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captures 30 years of rare performances from 1962 to 1991 of the jazz guitarist, Barney Kessel
Charlie Christian : the life and music of the legendary jazz guitarist( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biographical look at Charlie Christian, an influential jazz guitarist. Includes remembrances from various friends and musicians and performances by Benny Garcia, Eldon Shamblin, Billy Dozier, Herb Ellis and various other musicians
Tal Farlow, Herb Ellis, & Charlie Byrd in concert( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Herb Ellis established an impeccable standard for swinging, mainstream jazz guitar through his extensive work in concert and on record ... Tal Farlow's nimble and innovative playing with the Red Norvo Trio is considered pure genius, and few guitarists have matched his unusual dexterity and sense of harmony. Charlie Byrd pioneered the use of the classical guitar in jazz and introduced America to the beauty of Brazilian bossa nova."--Container
Devil got my woman : Blues at Newport 1966( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Legends of jazz guitarLegends of jazz guitarLegends of jazz guitarThe genius of Joe PassLegends of country blues guitarLegends of bottleneck blues guitarBarney Kessel : rare performances 1962-1991Charlie Christian : the life and music of the legendary jazz guitaristTal Farlow, Herb Ellis, & Charlie Byrd in concert