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81. Jazz Icons: Dizzy Gilespie live in '58 & '70   Publication: Reelin's In the Years Productions, 2006 . 85 mins. ; color & b/w. , Jazz Icons: Dizzy Gilespie features two historic concerts from one of the founding fathers of bebop. Filmed 12 years apart, the 1958 concert features Dizzy working eloquently within the small combo structure of a quintet including such influential musicians as sax player Sonny Stitt and bassist Ray Brown. The second show focuses on a completely different side of Dizzy, fronting the legendary Kenny Clarke-Francy Boland Big Band. With a 16-piece big band to conduct, including two drummers, his Latin influences are revealed on "Con Alma" and "Manteca." Date: 2006 Availability: No items available: Withdrawn (1),

82. A flea market documentary.   Publication: Alexandria, Va. PBS Home Video 2006 . 57 min. sd., col. with b&W sequences 4 3/4 in. Date: 2006 Availability: No items available:

83. Jazz Icons: Chet Baker, live in '64 & 79   Publication: Reelin's In the Years Productions, 2006 . 71 mins. ; color & b/w. , Jazz Icons: Chet Baker features two concerts by the foremost interpreter of the West Coast school of cool jazz. Filmed in Europe 15 years apart, these two shows seen together provide an overview of Baker’s illustrious career. The first show is a haunting 1964 performance in a Belgian TV studio with a quartet including long-time sidemen saxophonist Jacques Pelzer and French pianist Rene Urtreger. Songs include the Miles Davis classic, “So What,” and the jazz standard “Time After Time” (a very rare rendition featuring Chet’s “Cool” vocal style.) The soulful1979 set from Norway, with a trio featuring vibraphonist Wolfgang Lackerschmid, highlights the growth and maturity of this troubled but inspiring artist. Date: 2006 Availability: No items available: Withdrawn (1),

84. Jazz Icons: Thelonious Monk, live in ' 66   Publication: Reelin's In the Years, 2006 . 62 mins. ; color & b/w. , Jazz Icons: Thelonious Monk features two intimate concerts filmed three days apart in Scandanavia in the Spring of 1966 with a legendary quartet that includes drummer Ben Riley, bassist Larry Gales and tenor saxophonist Charlie Rouse. Thelonious Monk revolutionized jazz with his innovative musical approach and these remarkable performances allow viewers the rare opportunity to experience Monk’s genius up close on his classic compositions “Blue Monk,” “Epistrophy” and “’Round Midnight.” Date: 2006 Availability: No items available: Withdrawn (1),

85. Jazz Icons: Count Basie, live in '62   Publication: Reelin's In the Years Productions, 2006 . 56 mins. ; color & b/w. , Jazz Icons: Count Basie features one of the greatest big band orchestras captured at the height of their considerable powers. Billed frequently as the “most explosive force in jazz,” this recently discovered 60-minute concert, taped in Sweden in 1962, highlights the legendary musical talents of this 18-piece band which included such luminaries as Marshal Royal, Freddie Green, Quentin “Butter” Jackson, Frank Wess and sensational drummer Sonny Payne. This is the earliest known complete concert of Count Basie and his orchestra to be released on DVD. Stellar performances include “Corner Pocket,” “Old Man River,” and “One O’Clock Jump.” Date: 2006 Availability: No items available: Withdrawn (1),

86. Jazz Icons: Buddy Rich, live in '78   Publication: Reelin's In the Years Productions, 2006 . 75 mins. ; color & b/w. , Jazz Icons: Buddy Rich highlights the relentless power and unparalleled artistry of the man who was known as “The World’s Greatest Drummer.” This 75-minute concert, taped in Holland in 1978, showcases one of the tightest big bands in history, featuring acclaimed saxophonist Steve Marcus and other members of Buddy’s “Killer Force,” the group he would later call “the best band I ever had.” Standout performances include “Grand Concourse,” “Big Swing Face,” and “Channel One Suite,” which climaxes in Buddy’s signature drum solo. Date: 2006 Availability: No items available: Withdrawn (1),

87. Our town by Thornton Wilder by Wilder, Thornton Publication: PBS Home Video 2003 . 120 mins. ; color & b/w. , Veteran actor-director Paul Newman makes his first Broadway appearance in four decades in this sold-out Westport Country Playhouse production of the Thornton Wilder classic. Newman plays the Stage Manager, who narrates the immortal tale of Grover's Corners, U.S.A., and its citizens. The superb cast of Our Town includes Frank Converse, Jane Curtin, Ben Fox, Jayne Atkinson, Stephen Spinella, and Maggie Lacy Date: 2003 Availability: No items available:

88. Eroica!: featuring the Eroica Trio and composer Kevin Kaska / directed by Alan Miller; produced by Mary Strauss   Publication: Chicago: Art Access, 2003 . 76 mins. ; color. , Eroica! is an exciting reality-based film about four remarkable young American musicians: the members of the Grammy-award nominated Eroica Trio and talented composer Kevin Kaska. The film shows these musicians individually and collectively, personally and professionally sharing the many emotions of the creative process. Date: 2003 Availability: No items available:

89. Rx for survival - the heroes   Publication: WGBH Boston Video 2005 . 120 mins. ; color. , RX for survival - the heroes presents the stories of unsung champions who protect people worldwide from the ravages of threatening disease. Using highlights from the acclaimed six-hour Rx for Survival series, this special focuses on the individual heroes whose tireless perseverance saves millions of lives across the globe. From young polio warriors in India to armies of grandmothers in Nepal, Rx for Survival — The Heroes takes viewers inside the stirring campaigns that have brought renewed faith to poor communities from Africa to South America. This unique special is the true story of individuals whose creativity, leadership and determination are finally giving hope to people who have known only poverty and disease, but who can now dream of a safer and healthier future. Date: 2005 Availability: No items available:

90. If you can't beat 'em, blog 'em   Publication: Princeton, NJ: Films for the Humanities & Sciences, 2004 . 23 mins. ; color. , The rise of the blog as a form of serious news reporting means that conventional journalists must become familiar with the blog format and rethink typical journalistic approaches. This ABC News program examines the blogger “community,” reviews major news stories that were broken by bloggers, and demonstrates ways in which blogging differs from traditional reporting methods. Featuring an interview with a Virginia schoolteacher who created a groundswell of political action with her blog, the video shows how the immediacy and the personal style of blog-writing can have powerful results—so powerful that journalistic accountability is now a contentious blog issue. Date: 2004 Availability: No items available:

91. Jazz Icons: Ella Fitzgerald, live in '57 & '63   Publication: Reelin's in the Years Productions, 2006 . 56 mins. ; color & b/w. , Jazz Icons: Ella Fitzgerald features “The First Lady Of Song” in two distinct performances. The first is the earliest known complete concert of Ella to be captured on film. Shot in Belgium, this 1957 concert has her performing with jazz greats Ray Brown, Herb Ellis, Jo Jones and the legendary Oscar Peterson on classics such as “Lullaby Of Birdland,” and “It Don’t Mean A Thing (If It Ain’t Got That Swing).” The second show is an intimate in-studio performance from 1963, taped in Sweden, featuring Ella backed by a quartet including pianist Tommy Flanagan. Highlights include stellar versions of “Mack The Knife” and “Just One Of Those Things.” Date: 2006 Availability: No items available: Withdrawn (1),

92. Patriotic music of America   Publication: United States : Documentary Recordings, 2001 . 1 sound disc : , Compact disc. 4 3/4 in. Date: 2001 Availability: No items available:

93. Edens lost & found / Harry Wiland and Dale Bell   Publication: White River Junction, Vt. : Chelsea Green Pub. Co., 2006 . 4 videodiscs (ca. 228 minutes. Library has Chicago and Philadephia) : col. and b&w , Edens Lost & Found highlights practical solutions and models for urban transformation that go beyond pollution prevention to tackle the challenge of improving the quality of life in cities for ourselves and future generations. Focusing on Chicago, Philadelphia, Los Angeles, and Seattle -- four cities that face a range of demographic, economic and environmental challenges -- this special documentary series shows how integrated resource planning combined with local community support have come together with bold strategies offering hope to our great American cities. Many of the problems these cities are confronting pose similar challenges to other metropolitan areas -- of all sizes -- across America. And there is much to be learned from the solutions they are finding. Showcasing strategies that contribute to a sustainable ecosystem -- including open space and public parks, urban forestry, watershed management, public art, waste disposal, recycling, green architecture, environmental justice, neighborhood development, and mass transit alternatives -- Edens Lost & Found presents the integrated "best practices" that are making a significant difference in these four cities. | Edens Lost & Found - Chicago: City of the Big Shoulders - City Hall and grass roots groups in Chicago are working on open space, green buildings and an educated citizenry to create a sustainable city. | Edens Lost & Found - Philadelphia: The Holy Experiment - Faced with severe budget limitations, Philadelphia's rebirth is being brought about by a network of community-based volunteer organizations. Date: 2006 Availability: No items available:

94. An inconvenient truth : by Gore, Albert, Publication: New York : Viking, 2007 . 191 p. : , Former Vice Resident Al Gore presents an eye-opening and compelling view of the future of our planet - and our civilization - in the MUST-SEE documentary of the year. This is a wake-up call that cuts through myths and misconceptions to deliver the message that global warming is a real and present danger. An Inconvenient Truth brings home Gore's persuasive argument that we must act now to save hte earth. Each and everyone of us can make changes in the way in which we live our lives and become part of the solution. | Includes English subtitles. 23 cm. Date: 2007 Availability: No items available:

95. Over America   Publication: KCTS Television, 1995 . 60 mins. : col. and b&w , Over America View the scenic magnificence of our nation, from her wave-swept coasts to the majestic mountains and the forested Northwest. Photographed from the air with state-of-the-art High Definition cameras, Over America will become a treasured addition to your video library. | This DVD is included to "Over America" Deluxe Box Set. It is a collection of the most successful regional videos ever produced. The Emmy Award-winning series, presented for the first time ever in a deluxe box set, features amazing cinematography and beautiful original music scores. Showcasing video shot in high- Definition (HD) by the world's most experienced aerial production team, the Over America Deluxe Box Set is filled with breathtaking awe-inspiring imagery. tour the grandeur of Washington D.C., the beauty and diversity of San Francisco, and experience the vast metropolis of New York City. From the rugged Northwest mountains to the spectacular capital, tour America from coast-to-cost in all her majesty. Date: 1995 Availability: No items available:

96. On the Pow Wow trail   Publication: First on Board 2002 . 1 videodisc (30 min.),col. , Follow young Chad Killscrow and his friend, Michael Roberts as they travel the circuit from Oklahoma to Rocky Boy, Montana from powwow to powwow, they recreate ceremonies, as well as the traditional dress and dance of Native American customs that were established centuries before. Focus on the preservation of American Indian customs, traditional dress and dance as you follow the two teen-age grassdancers on the powwow circuit. This unique and professionally produced video by producers, Gary Rhine and Fidel Moreno (Yaqui/Huichol) mix contemporary music with powwow music and infrared photography with interesting results. The story and music combine in such a fashion that powwow dancers are portrayed in a very positive manner similar to sports stars. Date: 2002 Availability: No items available:

97. Legends of jazz with Ramsey Lewis season one   Publication: [Manteno, IL] LRSmedia 2006 . 3 videodiscs (ca. 90 minutes.) : col. and b&w , LEGENDS OF JAZZ with Ramsey Lewis will commence its weekly run on PBS stations in April 2006. Each weekly episode features a guest star performing several numbers with Ramsey and his trio. Between these informal performances, Ramsey and his guest artist chat casually about topics related to the show’s theme. Weekly episodes will focus on a single instrument, style or element of jazz. The feel is loose and improvisational, not dry or academic. All guest stars are world-class musicians known for their artistic gifts, their passion for music and the legends who came before them, and, of course, for their larger-than-life personalities, humor, fascinating stories, and riveting performances. | Volume one: the Gold Horns, the Jazz Singers, Contemporary Jazz, the Altos. | Volume two: the Piano Masters, Roots: the Blues, Ameircan Songbook, Latin Jazz. | Volume three: the Tenors, Brazilian Jazz, the Killer Bs New Jazz Masters 2006. Date: 2006 Availability: No items available:

98. Building on Ground Zero / written and produced by Larry Klein ; a BBC-WGBH Boston co-production.   Publication: Boston: WGBH Boston Video, 2006 . 1 videodisc (ca. 56 min.) sd., col. 4 3/4 in. , In a follow up to the Emmy Award-winning documentary Why The Towers Fell, NOVA looks back at the events of 9/11 and reviews the major investigations into the collapse of the World Trade Center. What has been learned in order to improve the construction and security of our most important structures, present and future? How does the U.S. rate compared to other countries? What are the challenges facing architects, engineers, and builders and the obstacles preventing them from adopting new building codes? The film features incisive interviews with key investigators and engineers—including Leslie Robertson, who engineered the World Trade Center towers and takes viewers to the construction site of his current project in Shanghai, touted as the tallest structure in the world. | "Lessons from the World Trade Center collapse"--Container. Originally broadcast as an episode of the television program Nova on Sept. 5, 2006. Some content produced in 2002. Special feature include: teaching materials (PDF format, computer and DVD-ROM drive required). Date: 2006 Availability: No items available:

99. Washington, D.C.: our national's capital   Publication: KCTS Television 1994 , Our Nation's Capital This fascinating portrait of the capital of the United States was photographed over a year's time. The film's perspectives from the air and ground capture the sense of grandeur, history, and vitality that give Washington, D.C its character. | Washington D.C. is included to "Over America" Deluxe box Set . It is a collection of the most successful regional videos ever produced. The Emmy Award-winning series, presented for the first time ever in a deluxe box set, features amazing cinematography and beautiful original music scores. Showcasing video shot in high- Definition (HD) by the world's most experienced aerial production team, the Over America Deluxe Box Set is filled with breathtaking awe-inspiring imagery. tour the grandeur of Washington D.C., the beauty and diversity of San Francisco, and experience the vast metropolis of New York City. From the rugged Northwest mountains to the spectacular capital, tour America from coast-to-cost in all her majesty. Date: 1994 Availability: No items available:

100. Globe trekker: New York   Publication: Escapi New Media Studios AB. 2004 . 60 mins. : col. and b&w , New York is a wondrous metropolis and the self-proclaimed capital of the world. Its vast population and multitude of ethnic groups have created a vibrant and energetic mix that is known as much for its resilience in the face of tragedy as it is for its economic power. Globe Trekker travelers Ian Wright and Megan McCormick tour New York's five boroughs: Staten Island, the Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens, and Manhattan. Join them as they visit Ground Zero, ride the Staten Island Ferry to the statue of Liberty, take in the views from the top of the Empire State building, go on a serious shopping spree along 5th avenue, and soak away cares of the city on Coney Island Beach. | City Guide Travel Guide DVD | Globe Trekker: New York is included to "Over America" Deluxe Box Set. It is a collection of the most successful regional videos ever produced. The Emmy Award-winning series, presented for the first time ever in a deluxe box set, features amazing cinematography and beautiful original music scores. Showcasing video shot in high- Definition (HD) by the world's most experienced aerial production team, the Over America Deluxe Box Set is filled with breathtaking awe-inspiring imagery. tour the grandeur of Washington D.C., the beauty and diversity of San Francisco, and experience the vast metropolis of New York City. From the rugged Northwest mountains to the spectacular capital, tour America from coast-to-cost in all her majesty. Date: 2004 Availability: No items available: