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King Oliver

Synopsis
An account of the life of ‘King’ Oliver (1885-1938), jazz trumpeter, band leader and composer told with stills and a selection from his recordings. Made to celebrate the centenary of his birth.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video; Videocassette. Standard formats. b&w/col. 20 min.
Year of production
1985
Availability
Sale
Uses
6th formers and anyone studying the development of black culture.
Subjects
Music
Keywords
biographies; jazz; Oliver, King

Credits

Producer
Michael Bowen

Production Company

Name

University of Hull Audio Visual Centre

Distributor

Name

University of Hull Audio Visual Centre

Phone
0482 465153
Address
HULL
HU6 7RX

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