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  • Film, Video

    THE AVENGERS

    motion picture | Made-for-TV series. Medium length film (30-60 minutes). 1. "I may be wrong" by Harry Ruskin, Henry Sullivan, "An occasional man" by Hugh Martin, Ralph Blane, "Sing for your supper" by Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart, performed by Julie Stevens. 2. "You're getting to be a habit with me" by Al Dubin, Harry Warren, "I got it bad and that ain't good" by ...

    • Contributor: Peter Hammond - John Krish - James Hill - Peter Sykes - Cliff Owen - Gerry O'hara - John Moxey - Don Leaver - Etc - Johnny Dankworth (theme) - Laurie Johnson - Howard Blake - Tony Crombie - Ivor Slaney - Dave Lee
  • Film, Video

    AN AWFULLY BIG ADVENTURE

    motion picture | Feature film (over 60 minutes). "Two sleepy people" by Frank Loesser, Hoagy Carmichael. (Songs). Inc: Adrian Brett, flute. (Soundtrack Personnel). Motion Picture (Form).

    • Contributor: Mike Newell - Richard Hartley
    • Date: 1994
  • Film, Video

    BACKBEAT

    motion picture | Feature film (over 60 minutes). "Chocolate drop" by and performed by Chester Burnett (Howlin' Wolf). (Songs). Terence Blanchard, trumpet; Eric Reed, piano; Buster Marbury, David McMurray, Don Was, Mark Goldenberg, Jamie Muhoberac; Billy Preston, keyboards; Jimmie Wood; Paulinho Da Costa, Luis Conte, percussion. (Soundtrack Personnel). Motion Picture (Form).

    • Contributor: Iain Softley - Don Was - Bob Last - (strings) David Campbell
    • Date: 1993
  • Film, Video

    BAD TIMING

    motion picture | Feature film (over 60 minutes). "The Köln concert" by and performed by Keith Jarrett; "I'll be seeing you" by Irving Kahal, Sammy Fain, "The same old story" by Michael Field, Newt Oliphant, sung by Billie Holiday. (Songs). Motion Picture (Form).

    • Contributor: Nicolas Roeg
    • Date: 1980
  • Film, Video

    BALLAD IN BLUE

    motion picture | Feature film (over 60 minutes). "Let the good times roll" by Leonard Lee; "That lucky old sun" by Haven Gillespie, Beasley Smith; "Hallelujah, I love her so", "Talkin' 'bout you", "What'd I say", "I got a woman" by Ray Charles; "Cry" by Churchill Kohlman; "Unchain my heart" by Teddy Powell, Bobby Sharp; "Careless love" by W. C. Handy; "Light out of ...

    • Contributor: Paul Henreid - (additional) Stanley Black - Ray Charles
    • Date: 1964
  • Film, Video

    BAND OF THIEVES

    motion picture | Feature film (over 60 minutes). "All I want to do is sing", "Kissin'" (Carol Deene, voc) by Peter Pavey, Norrie Paramor, Acker Bilk, "Behind bars", "Smoochy", "Coffee & Ackercake", "Acker's lacquer", "Lonely". (Songs). Acting and performing roles for "Mr. Acker Bilk and his Paramount Jazz Band":- Acker Bilk, clarinet; Colin Smith, trumpet; Jonathan Mortimer, trombone; Roy James, banjo; Stan Greig, piano; ...

    • Contributor: Peter Bezencenet - Norrie Paramor, Acker Bilk - Norrie Paramor
    • Date: 1962
  • Film, Video

    BANDWAGON

    motion picture | Short film (under 30 minutes). Cy Laurie and his Jazz Band (Stan Leader, acoustic double bass; Ean O'Malley, drs). (Personnel On Camera). Motion Picture (Form).

    • Contributor: Peter Hopkinson
    • Date: 1958
  • Film, Video

    BANG! (1967)

    motion picture | Short film (under 30 minutes). Motion Picture (Form).

    • Contributor: Bob Godfrey - Johnny Hawksworth
    • Date: 1967
  • Film, Video

    (BBC PROMS 1993)

    motion picture | Made-for-TV programme or made-for-video/DVD release. Feature film (over 60 minutes). Originals by Wynton Marsalis. (Songs). Wynton Marsalis, trumpet; Walter Blanding, Jr., tenor sax, soprano sax; Wes Anderson, alto sax; Wycliffe Gordon, trombone; Eric Reed, piano; Reginald Veal, acoustic double bass; Herlin Riley, drums. (Personnel On Camera). Recorded at the Royal Albert Hall, London, August 1993. Motion Picture (Form).

    • Contributor: Kriss Rusmanis
    • Date: 1993
  • Film, Video

    PERSONAL APPEARANCE OF COUNT BASIE AND HIS ORCHESTRA

    motion picture | Made-for-TV programme or made-for-video/DVD release. Medium length film (30-60 minutes). "Jumpin' at the Woodside" by Count Basie; "It's sand, man" by Ed Lewis, (L,H,R); "Every day I have the blues" by Peter Chatman (Memphis Slim) (L,H,R,OCS); "The kid from Red Bank" by Neal Hefti; "The Vine Street Ramble" by Benny Carter (ED); "The midnight sun will never set" by Dorcas Cochran, ...

    • Contributor: Gordon Flemyng
    • Date: 1962
  • Film, Video

    SENTIMENTAL OVER YOU

    motion picture | Made-for-TV programme or made-for-video/DVD release. Medium length film (30-60 minutes). "I'm gettin' sentimental over you" by Ned Washington, George Bassman; "Opus one" by Sy Oliver; "Embraceable you" by George and Ira Gershwin (CS); "On the sunny side of the street" by Dorothy Fields, Jimmy McHugh (PP); "Body and soul" by Edward Heyman, Robert Sour, Frank Eyton, John Green (SD); "Almost like ...

    • Contributor: Philip Casson - Sam Donahue
    • Date: 1962
  • Film, Video

    THE BEAUTY JUNGLE

    motion picture | Feature film (over 60 minutes). Tubby Hayes, tenor sax, and trio playing the twist in a dance sequence. (Personnel On Camera). Motion Picture (Form).

    • Contributor: Val Guest - Laurie Johnson
    • Date: 1964
  • Film, Video

    THE BEIDERBECKE AFFAIR

    motion picture | Made-for-TV series. Medium length film (30-60 minutes). "On a clear day you can see forever" by Alan Jay Lerner, Burton Lane. (Songs). Written by jazz enthusiast Alan Plater in which the leading character is an ardent jazz fan and much is made of his devotion to Bix Beiderbecke. Apparently, the original Bix recordings were thought to be too expensive to use ...

    • Contributor: Frank W. Smith, David Reynolds - Frank Ricotti
  • Film, Video

    THE BEIDERBECKE CONNECTION

    motion picture | Made-for-TV series. Feature film (over 60 minutes). "Lover man" by Jimmy Davis, Ram Ramirez, Jimmy Sherman. (Songs). Frank Ricotti, vibraphone, and accompanying group in a brief jazz sequence. (Personnel On Camera). Inc: Kenny Baker, cor solos; Don Lusher, trombone; Roy Willox, reeds; Frank Ricotti, vibraphone; Chris Laurence, acoustic double bass. (Soundtrack Personnel). Motion Picture (Form).

    • Contributor: Alan Bell - Frank Ricotti
    • Date: 1988
  • Film, Video

    THE BEIDERBECKE TAPES

    motion picture | Made-for-TV series. Feature film (over 60 minutes). "On the sunny side of the street" by Dorothy Fields, Jimmy McHugh; "A night in Tunisia" by Frank Paparelli, Dizzy Gillespie; "Lover man" by Jimmy Davis, Ram Ramirez, Jimmy Sherman. (Songs). Inc: Kenny Baker, cor solos; Don Lusher, trombone; Roy Willox, reeds; Chris Laurence, acoustic double bass. (Soundtrack Personnel). Motion Picture (Form).

    • Contributor: Brian Parker - Frank Ricotti
    • Date: 1987
  • Film, Video

    BEN WEBSTER THE BRUTE AND THE BEAUTIFUL

    motion picture | Made-for-TV programme or made-for-video/DVD release. Feature film (over 60 minutes). Ben Webster profiled, with testimonies from Ernie Wilkins, Harry "Sweets" Edison, Harold Ashby, Milt Hinton, Mercer Ellington, Jimmy Hamilton, Jimmy Rowles, Jimmy Witherspoon, Red Callender, Bill Douglass, Joe Zawinul, Ronnie Scott, Johan van der Keuken, Jesper Thilo, Billy Moore Jr. Also film and tv clips. (Personnel On Camera). Motion Picture (Form).

    • Contributor: John Jeremy
    • Date: 1989
  • Film, Video

    BETWEEN TWO WORLDS

    motion picture | Short film (under 30 minutes). Ronnie Scott, Jimmy Deuchar, Sammy Stokes, Tony Crombie, Jack Parnell. (Soundtrack Personnel). Motion Picture (Form).

    • Contributor: Guy L. Côté - Christopher Shaw, (jazz) Jack Parnell
    • Date: 1952
  • Film, Video

    BEYOND THE SOUND BARRIER

    motion picture | Short film (under 30 minutes). Cliff Richard, Acker Bilk, James Last and other recording artistes. (Personnel On Camera). Motion Picture (Form).

    • Contributor: David Snasdell
    • Date: 1978
  • Film, Video

    WOMAN IN A DRESSING GOWN

    motion picture | Feature film (over 60 minutes). "Westminster waltz" by Robert Farnon; "Invitation waltz" by Richard Addinsell, arranged by Sidney Torch; "Jazz music" by and performed by Humphrey Lyttelton; "Foxtrot No 1", "Mambo No 2" by Wally Stott; "Cuban beguine" by Francis Chagrin; "Liberation march" by V. Bartlett. (Songs). The script calls for actor Andrew Ray to mention his latest Chris Barber record ...

    • Contributor: J. Lee Thompson - Louis Levy
    • Date: 1957
  • Film, Video

    THE BIG SLEEP (1978)

    motion picture | Feature film (over 60 minutes). The main big band theme had been used previously by the same composer for his score to "Hunters are for killing" (q.v.) in 1970. Inc: Tommy Tedesco, guitar. (Soundtrack Personnel). Motion Picture (Form).

    • Contributor: Michael Winner - Jerry Fielding - Lennie Niehaus
    • Date: 1978
  • Film, Video

    BILLY COBHAM'S DRUM CLINIC

    motion picture | Made-for-TV programme or made-for-video/DVD release. Medium length film (30-60 minutes). Billy Cobham holds a master class in drum techniques with the assistance of two young drummers, Nic France and Chris Wyles. (Personnel On Camera). Recorded in The Greenwood Theatre, London. Motion Picture (Form).

    • Contributor: John Burrowes
    • Date: 1981
  • Film, Video

    SURVIVAL

    motion picture | Made-for-TV series. Short film (under 30 minutes). 18. Song performed by Jeremy Taylor. 31. Song performed by Cleo Laine. (Songs). Relevant segments:- 1. THE BIRDS (1963). 2. CLOUD OVER PARADISE (1964). 3. ELEPHANTS HAVE RIGHT OF WAY (1962). 4. KARAMOJA/A TEAR FOR KARAMOJA (1962) Updated and extended in 1980 by John Phillips but retaining the same music score. 5. A TREE ...

    • Contributor: 1-31. Stanley Joseph 21. Bill Morton - John Dankworth, David Lindup
    • Date: 1961-73
  • Film, Video

    BIRD'S EYE VIEW

    motion picture | Made-for-TV series. Short film (under 30 minutes). Motion Picture (Form).

    • Contributor: Ralph Levy, Peter Duffell, John Robins - (theme) John Dankworth
  • Film, Video

    BIRDLAND series

    motion picture | Made-for-TV series. Short film (under 30 minutes). Ep 1: "Just one of those things" by Cole Porter; "Maiden voyage" by Herbie Hancock; "Sister Cheryl" by Tony Williams. "A clearer view" by Jason Rebello. "Over Shadow Hill way". Ep 2: "Down home with Homey" by Wynton Marsalis; "Embraceable you" by Ira and George Gershwin; "Sacrifice" by Courtney Pine; "Little suede shoes" by ...

    • Contributor: Prod: Kriss Rusmanis
    • Date: 1992
  • Film, Video

    BIRDMEN AND BIRDSONGS A TRIBUTE TO CHARLIE PARKER

    motion picture | Made-for-TV programme or made-for-video/DVD release. Feature film (over 60 minutes). 1. "Confirmation" by Charlie Parker; "My little suede shoes" by Charlie Parker (MA); "Parker's mood" by Charlie Parker (FM); "Buzzy" by Charlie Parker (PW, JH); "Round midnight" by Thelonious Monk, Bernie Hanighen, Cootie Williams; "Love letters" by Edward Heyman, Victor Young (RR); "52nd Street" by Thelonious Monk; "Snap crackle" by and ...

    • Contributor: Stanley Dorfman
    • Date: 1990