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The Resource Give me the banjo, Knockabout Media ; produced and directed by Marc Fields ; music director/co-producer, Tony Trischka, editor/co-producer, Tim Raycroft

Give me the banjo, Knockabout Media ; produced and directed by Marc Fields ; music director/co-producer, Tony Trischka, editor/co-producer, Tim Raycroft

Label
Give me the banjo
Title
Give me the banjo
Statement of responsibility
Knockabout Media ; produced and directed by Marc Fields ; music director/co-producer, Tony Trischka, editor/co-producer, Tim Raycroft
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The banjo has been an emblem of American culture for centuries, yet few realize the instrument's complicated, checkered past. Narrated by Steve Martin and featuring such banjo masters as Pete Seeger, Earl Scruggs and Bela Fleck, goes beyond the stereotypes and delves into the musical odyssey of the banjo, from its African roots to the present day
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Bruce Petschek
Dewey number
787.8819
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
ML1015.B3
LC item number
G58 2012
PerformerNote
Steve Martin (narrator) ; featuring performances by Earl Scruggs, Pete Seeger, Bela Fleck, Mike Seeger, Don Vappie, John Cohen, Abigail Washburn, the Carolina Chocolate Drops, Tony Trischka
Runtime
84
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Give me the banjo, Knockabout Media ; produced and directed by Marc Fields ; music director/co-producer, Tony Trischka, editor/co-producer, Tim Raycroft
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally produced in 2011
  • Release date: Jun. 12, 2012
  • Bonus features: 30 minutes of extended performances from Taj Mahal, Cynthia Sayer, Ralph Stanley, Riley Baugus and Rhiannon Giddens; profile of Uncle Dave Macon
Accompanying material
1 leaflet.
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.+
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 84 min.)
Isbn
9781422918500
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
767685268513
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
NNVG268511
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn809726929
System details
DVD, NTSC; Dolby Digital stereo., Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Give me the banjo, Knockabout Media ; produced and directed by Marc Fields ; music director/co-producer, Tony Trischka, editor/co-producer, Tim Raycroft
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally produced in 2011
  • Release date: Jun. 12, 2012
  • Bonus features: 30 minutes of extended performances from Taj Mahal, Cynthia Sayer, Ralph Stanley, Riley Baugus and Rhiannon Giddens; profile of Uncle Dave Macon
Accompanying material
1 leaflet.
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.+
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 84 min.)
Isbn
9781422918500
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
767685268513
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
NNVG268511
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn809726929
System details
DVD, NTSC; Dolby Digital stereo., Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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