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Title Festival : filmed at the Newport Folk Festival / a film by Murray Lerner.

Publication Info. [New York, NY] : Eagle Rock Entertainment, [2005]


Location Call No. Status
 Southington Library - Adult  DVD 782.4 FESTIVAL    Check Shelf
Description 1 videodisc (97 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Performer Bob Dylan, Joan Baez, Johnny Cash, Peter, Paul and Mary, Son House, Mississippi John Hurt, Donovan, Judy Collins, Pete Seeger, Buffy Sainte-Marie, Odetta, Staple Singers, Mike Bloomfield, Ronnie Gilbert, Paul Butterfield Blues Band, Jim Kweskin and the Jug Band, Mel Lyman, Sacred Harp singers, Georgia Sea Island Singers, Blue Ridge Mountain Dancers, Tex Logan and the Lilly Brothers, Spider John Koerner, Peter Yarrow, Fiddler Beers, Fred McDowell, Brownie McGhee and Sonny Terry, Mississippi John Hurt, Hobart Smith, Ed Young Fife & Drum Corps, Swan Silvertones, Freedom Singers, Fannie Lou Hamer, Howlin' Wolf, Mimi and Dick Farina, Spokes Mashiyane, Cousin Emmy, Theodore Bikel, Osborne Brothers, Horton Barker, Mrs. Ollie Gilbert, Pappy Clayton McMichen, Moving Star Hall Singers, Joe Patterson, Almeda Riddle, Eck Robertson, Mike Seeger and Mrs. General Watson.
Credits Produced & directed by Murray Lerner ; Executive producers for Eagle Rock Entertainment, Terry Shand, Geoff Kempin.
Note GMD: videorecording.
System Details DVD-9; 4:3 aspect ratio; DTS digital surround sound; Dolby digital.
Summary A cinematic synthesis of four Newport folk Festivals that depicts the crucial years of transition for the art of folk music 1963-1966.
Chronological Term 1961 - 1970
Subject Folk music -- United States.
Folk songs, English -- United States.
Folk-rock music.
Popular music -- 1961-1970.
Folk music. (OCoLC)fst00929383
Folk-rock music. (OCoLC)fst00930303
Folk songs, English. (OCoLC)fst00929875
Popular music. (OCoLC)fst01071422
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Added Author Lerner, Murray.
Dylan, Bob, 1941-
Baez, Joan.
Cash, Johnny.
House, Son. Performer.
Hurt, Mississippi John, 1892-1966. Performer.
Donovan, 1946- Performer.
Collins, Judy, 1939- Performer.
Seeger, Pete, 1919-2014. Performer.
Sainte-Marie, Buffy. Performer.
Odetta, 1930-2008. Performer.
Bloomfield, Michael. Performer.
Gilbert, Ronnie (Gospel singer) Performer.
Butterfield, Paul. Performer.
Kweskin, Jim. Performer.
Lyman, Mel. Performer.
Logan, Tex. Performer.
Koerner, John. Performer.
Yarrow, Peter, 1938- Performer.
Beers, Fiddler. Performer.
McDowell, Fred. Performer.
McGhee, Brownie, 1915-1996. Performer.
Terry, Sonny. Performer.
Smith, Hobart, 1897-1965. Performer.
Hamer, Fannie Lou. Performer.
Howlin' Wolf, 1910-1976. Performer.
Fariña, Richard. Performer.
Fariña, Mimi. Performer.
Mashiyane, Spokes. Performer.
Emmy, Cousin, 1903-1980. Performer.
Bikel, Theodore. Performer.
Barker, Horton, 1889-1973. Performer.
Gilbert, Ollie. Performer.
McMichen, Clayton, 1900-1970. Performer.
Patterson, Joe. Performer.
Riddle, Almeda. Performer.
Robertson, Eck, 1887-1975. Performer.
Seeger, Mike, 1933-2009. Performer.
Watson, General, Mrs. Performer.
Staple Singers. Performer.
Peter, Paul, and Mary (Musical group) Performer.
Paul Butterfield Blues Band. Performer.
Jug Band. Performer.
Alabama Sacred Harp Singers.
Sea Island Singers. Performer.
Blue Ridge Mountain Dancers. Performer.
Lilly Brothers. Performer.
Ed Young Fife & Drum Corps.
Swan Silvertones. Performer.
Freedom Singers (SNCC). Performer.
Osborne Brothers. Performer.
Moving Star Hall Singers. Performer.
Eagle Rock Entertainment.
Newport Folk Festival.
Standard No. 801213910199
Music No. EE 39101-9 Eagle Rock Entertainment
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