Coverart for item
The Resource Roots of rhythm, Cultural Research and Communication, Inc. ; KCET Los Angeles ; produced by Eugene Rosow and Howard Dratch ; writers, Linda Post, Howard B. Dratch, Eugene Rosow ; directed by Eugene Rosow and Howard Dratch, (videorecording)

Roots of rhythm, Cultural Research and Communication, Inc. ; KCET Los Angeles ; produced by Eugene Rosow and Howard Dratch ; writers, Linda Post, Howard B. Dratch, Eugene Rosow ; directed by Eugene Rosow and Howard Dratch, (videorecording)

Label
Roots of rhythm
Title
Roots of rhythm
Statement of responsibility
Cultural Research and Communication, Inc. ; KCET Los Angeles ; produced by Eugene Rosow and Howard Dratch ; writers, Linda Post, Howard B. Dratch, Eugene Rosow ; directed by Eugene Rosow and Howard Dratch
Title variation
Routes of rhythm
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the origins of Latin music from Spain and Africa to the New World (Program 1). Focuses on pop music developed in Cuba and examines how North Americans began to discover this island's musical treasures (Program 2). Shows how Spanish-African music has become the basic part of popular musical culture of the U.S. (Program 3)
Cataloging source
CUY
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Les Blank
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
LC call number
ML3475
LC item number
.R66 2001
PerformerNote
  • Presenter: Harry Belafonte
  • Performers: Gloria Estefan, Tito Puente, Dizzy Gillespie, Desi Arnaz, Celia Cruz, Ruben Blades, Isaac Oviedo, Sunny "King" Ade
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1927-
  • 1923-2000
  • 1917-1993
  • 1917-1986
  • 1902-1986
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Rosow, Eugene
  • Dratch, Howard
  • Post, Linda
  • Dratch, Howard
  • Belafonte, Harry
  • Estefan, Gloria
  • Puente, Tito
  • Gillespie, Dizzy
  • Arnaz, Desi
  • Cruz, Celia
  • Blades, Rubén
  • Oviedo, Isaac
  • Adé, Sunny
  • Blank, Les
  • Cultural Research and Communications, Inc
  • KCET (Television station : Los Angeles, Calif.)
  • Docurama (Firm)
  • New Video Group
  • Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
Runtime
150
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Blacks
  • African Americans
  • Spanish Americans
  • Popular music
  • Popular music
  • Popular music
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Roots of rhythm, Cultural Research and Communication, Inc. ; KCET Los Angeles ; produced by Eugene Rosow and Howard Dratch ; writers, Linda Post, Howard B. Dratch, Eugene Rosow ; directed by Eugene Rosow and Howard Dratch, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced in 1989 with title: Routes of rhythm, and shown on PBS television
  • Special features: Interactive menus, scene selection
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
[pt. 1] Across the ocean -- [pt. 2] The fiery romance -- [pt. 3] To the top of the charts
Control code
46988952
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (150 min.)
Isbn
9780767034784
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
767685947630
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
NVG-9476
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Dolby digital, stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Roots of rhythm, Cultural Research and Communication, Inc. ; KCET Los Angeles ; produced by Eugene Rosow and Howard Dratch ; writers, Linda Post, Howard B. Dratch, Eugene Rosow ; directed by Eugene Rosow and Howard Dratch, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced in 1989 with title: Routes of rhythm, and shown on PBS television
  • Special features: Interactive menus, scene selection
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
[pt. 1] Across the ocean -- [pt. 2] The fiery romance -- [pt. 3] To the top of the charts
Control code
46988952
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (150 min.)
Isbn
9780767034784
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
767685947630
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
NVG-9476
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Dolby digital, stereo
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

    • Copley LibraryBorrow it
      5998 Alcalá Park, San Diego, CA, 92110-2492, US
      32.771354 -117.193327
Processing Feedback ...