Format Film, Video
Contributors Alan Parker
Trevor Jones
Dates 1987
Location United States
Contributor Names
Alan Parker (director)
Trevor Jones (composer)
Created / Published
-  Information from: "Jazz on the Screen" by David Meeker. Used with permission. (Source)
-  Feature film (over 60 minutes).
-  "Rainy rainy day" by Brownie McGhee; "The right key, the wrong keyhole" by Clarence Williams, Eddie Green; "Basin Street blues" by Spencer Williams; "Gospel song" by Anthony Evans; "I cried for you" by Arthur Freed, Abe Lyman; "Girl of my dreams" performed by Glen Gray and his Casa Loma Orchestra; "Auld Lang Syne" (trad.) performed by Guy Lombardo and his Royal Canadians; "Soul on fire" by and performed by Lavern Baker; "Zu Zu Mamou" performed by Dr. John (Mac Rebbenack); "Honey man blues" performed by Bessie Smith; "Sunny land" performed by John Lee Hooker. (Songs)
-  Brownie McGhee as Toots Sweet; Ernest Watson as Oyster Bar saxophonist; Rickie Money as Oyster Bar pianist; Sugar Blue, harmonica; Joe Willie (Pinetop) Perkins, piano; Deacon Johnmoore, guitar; Richard Payne, acoustic double bass; W. Olonzo Stewart, Freddie Kohlman, drums; Lillian Boutté, vocal; Roselyn Lionheart, Curtis Pierre. (Personnel on Camera)
-  Inc: Courtney Pine, saxes. (Soundtrack Personnel)
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