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The Resource Mary Martin, Ethel Merman : their legendary appearance on the Ford 50th anniversary show, June 15, 1953

Mary Martin, Ethel Merman : their legendary appearance on the Ford 50th anniversary show, June 15, 1953

Label
Mary Martin, Ethel Merman : their legendary appearance on the Ford 50th anniversary show, June 15, 1953
Title
Mary Martin, Ethel Merman
Title remainder
their legendary appearance on the Ford 50th anniversary show, June 15, 1953
Title variation
  • Mary Martin & Ethel Merman
  • Mary Martin, Ethel Merman: the Ford 50th anniversary show appearance
  • Ford 50th Anniversary Show
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A segment from the Ford 50th anniversary show, in which Ethel Merman and Mary Martin perform songs, including medleys and duets
Related
Biographical or historical data
The Ford 50th anniversary show was a two-hour television special sponsored by Ford Motors and broadcast by NBC and CBS.
Cataloging source
FQG
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
All sequences staged and conceived by Jerome Robbins ; digital photo editing by Edward Cardona ; executive producer, Ernest Gilbert ; DVD production coordinator, Allan Altman
Date time place
Broadcast live from the Center Theatre, Rockefeller Center, New York City, on June 15, 1953
PerformerNote
Performed by Ethel Merman and Mary Martin ; hosted by Kukla, Fran, and Ollie (Burr Tillstrom, puppeteer)
Runtime
27
Technique
live action
Label
Mary Martin, Ethel Merman : their legendary appearance on the Ford 50th anniversary show, June 15, 1953
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Opening credits -- Alexander's Ragtime Band / Ethel Merman -- Mademoiselle from Armentières / Ethel Merman -- The fashion show ("The Shape" -- comedy routine about changes in fashion over the first half of the 20th century) / Mary Martin -- A Vaudeville pantomime: "Your folks and my folks" / Martin and Merman
  • The following "medley" is performed by Martin and Merman together: There's no business like show business / by Irving Berlin -- I'm in love with a wonderful guy / by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II -- By the light of the silvery Moon -- Wait till the sun shines Nellie -- I'm the Sheik of Araby -- When the red red robin comes bob bob bobbin' along -- Melancholy baby / by Ernie Burnett and George Norton -- You made me love you / by James V. Monaco and Joseph McCarthy -- Mississippi mud / by Hoagy Carmichael, Dick Voynow and Harry Mills -- I cried for you -- I'm forever blowing bubbles -- I'm always chasing rainbows
  • I'm in the mood for love -- I love a parade -- I'd climb the highest mountain -- I'm sitting on top of the world -- I got a feeling you're fooling -- I can't give you anything but love -- You're just in love -- I'm gonna wash that man right outa my hair -- I get a kick out of you / by Cole Porter -- I've got you under my skin -- My heart belongs to Daddy -- I got rhythm / by George Gershwin and Ira Gershwin -- Indian love call / by Rudolf Friml -- Tea for two -- Stormy weather -- Isn't it romantic? I got rhythm (reprise) -- There's no business like show business (reprise)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (27 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Formerly MLL DVD 1038.
Other control number
089948429296
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
4292
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn373868472
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Mary Martin, Ethel Merman : their legendary appearance on the Ford 50th anniversary show, June 15, 1953
Publication
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Opening credits -- Alexander's Ragtime Band / Ethel Merman -- Mademoiselle from Armentières / Ethel Merman -- The fashion show ("The Shape" -- comedy routine about changes in fashion over the first half of the 20th century) / Mary Martin -- A Vaudeville pantomime: "Your folks and my folks" / Martin and Merman
  • The following "medley" is performed by Martin and Merman together: There's no business like show business / by Irving Berlin -- I'm in love with a wonderful guy / by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II -- By the light of the silvery Moon -- Wait till the sun shines Nellie -- I'm the Sheik of Araby -- When the red red robin comes bob bob bobbin' along -- Melancholy baby / by Ernie Burnett and George Norton -- You made me love you / by James V. Monaco and Joseph McCarthy -- Mississippi mud / by Hoagy Carmichael, Dick Voynow and Harry Mills -- I cried for you -- I'm forever blowing bubbles -- I'm always chasing rainbows
  • I'm in the mood for love -- I love a parade -- I'd climb the highest mountain -- I'm sitting on top of the world -- I got a feeling you're fooling -- I can't give you anything but love -- You're just in love -- I'm gonna wash that man right outa my hair -- I get a kick out of you / by Cole Porter -- I've got you under my skin -- My heart belongs to Daddy -- I got rhythm / by George Gershwin and Ira Gershwin -- Indian love call / by Rudolf Friml -- Tea for two -- Stormy weather -- Isn't it romantic? I got rhythm (reprise) -- There's no business like show business (reprise)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (27 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Formerly MLL DVD 1038.
Other control number
089948429296
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
4292
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn373868472
Video recording format
laserdisc

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