A Portrait in American MusicDVD - 2010
Features rare and memorable film performances of the greatest performers like Bessie Smith, Son House, Jimmy Rushing, Big Bill Broonzy, Sonny Boy Williamson, Muddy Waters, Big Joe Turner, T-Bone Walker, and B.B. King. Follows the music's many tributaries as blues flows into the sophisticated jazz of Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington, and Count Basie, the rhythm and blues of Louis Jordan and Dinah Washington, and the rock 'n' roll of Chuck Berry and Elvis.
Publisher: [S.l.] : Medici Arts : Distributed by EuroArts Music International, c2010
Edition: Limited ed
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (85 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in