Re: Video Search: Swing Dance footage

Rick Provine (rep3s@virginia.edu)
Thu, 4 Nov 1999 08:50:16 -0800 (PST)

I have a 5-disc set (pobably available on VHS as well) nthat fits the bill...

Title:
Swing, swing, swing! [videorecording]
Publication info:
Santa Monica, CA : MGM/UA Home Video ; Turner
Entertainment Co., c1994.
Description:
5 videodiscs (506 min.) : sd., col. ; 12 in.
Note:
Videodisc release of a 1994 compilation.
Summary:
Classic big band and jazz shorts from the
30's and 40's.
Technical details:
LaserDixc [CLV]
Subject:
Documentary films.
Subject:
Big bands--Audio-visual aids.
Subject:
Jazz--1931-1940.
Subject:
Jazz--1941-1950.
Subject:
Swing (Music)

At 08:42 AM 11/4/99 -0800, you wrote:
>Hello, video-lings.
>
>I have a patron who is looking for footage of swing dancing taken in the
>1940s, preferably West Coast Swing style. Could be feature or
>documentary. Any suggestions?
>
>Thanks in advance,
>
>Randy Hertzler
>Reference Librarian
>Media Services Coordinator
>Odegaard Undergraduate Library
>University of Washington, Seattle
>

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