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Ten freedom summers, Wadada Leo Smith

Label
Ten freedom summers
Title
Ten freedom summers
Statement of responsibility
Wadada Leo Smith
Creator
Contributor
Composer
Conductor
Instrumentalist
Subject
Genre
Summary
Ten freedom summers is based on the Civil Rights movement in the USA and Wadada Leo Smith has been composing it on and off for over 30 years. It features four discs and performances by his Golden Quartet/Quintet and a small chamber ensemble, including Anthony Davis, John Lindberg, Pheeroan akLaff, Susie Ibarra and others. Ten freedom summers is not only a truly remarkable recording, it is Wadada's piece de resistance of his musical accomplishments
Cataloging source
VPW
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Wadada Leo
Date time place
Recorded November 4-6, 2011 at Zipper Hall, The Colburn School, Los Angeles, CA
Dewey number
785.065
Form of composition
jazz
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
M1366.S65
LC item number
T46 2012
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Southwest Chamber Music (Jeff Von der Schmidt, conductor ; Alison Bjorkedal, harp ; Jim Foschia, clarinet ; Lorenz Gamma, violin ; Peter Jacobson, cello ; Larry Kaplan, flute ; Jan Karlin, viola ; Tom Peters, bass ; Lynn Vartan, percussion ; and Shalini Vijayan, violin). Golden Quartet/Quintet (Wadada Leo Smith, composer, trumpet ; Anthony Davis, piano ; John Lindberg, bass ; Pheeroan akLaff, drums ; and Susie Ibarra, drums)
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1951-
  • 1955-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Von der Schmidt, Jeff
  • Bjorkedal, Alison
  • Foschia, Jim
  • Gamma, Lorenz Amadeus
  • Jacobson, Peter
  • Kaplan, Larry
  • Karlin, Jan
  • Peters, Tom
  • Vartan, Lynn
  • Vijayan, Shalini
  • Davis, Anthony
  • Lindberg, John
  • akLaff, Pheeroan
  • Ibarra, Susie
  • Southwest Chamber Music (Musical group)
  • Wadada Leo Smith's Golden Quintet
  • Wadada Leo Smith's Golden Quartet
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Civil rights movements
  • Jazz
  • Chamber music
  • African Americans
Target audience
general
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Ten freedom summers, Wadada Leo Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • (16:06)
  • John F. Kennedy's new frontier and the space age, 1960
  • (22:12)
  • Disc 2.
  • Rosa Parks and the Montgomery Bus Boycott, 381 days
  • (12:43)
  • Black church
  • (16:34)
  • Freedom summer : voter registration, acts of compassion and empowerment, 1964
  • (12:32)
  • Disc 1:
  • Lyndon B. Johnson's Great Society and the Civil Rights Act of 1964
  • (24:12)
  • Disc 3.
  • The Freedom Riders ride
  • (16:42)
  • Medgar Evers : a love-voice of a thousand years' journey for liberty and justice
  • (10:23)
  • The D.C. wall : a war memorial for all times
  • (12:18)
  • Buzzsaw : the myth of a free press
  • Dred Scott : 1857
  • (15:02)
  • The Little Rock Nine : a force for desegregation in education, 1957
  • (13:50)
  • Disc 4.
  • America, parts 1, 2 & 3
  • (14:14)
  • September 11th, 2001 : a memorial
  • (9:30)
  • Fannie Lou Hamer and the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party, 1964
  • (9:06)
  • (11:11)
  • Democracy
  • (14:30)
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. : Memphis, the prophecy
  • (20:34)
  • Malik Al Shabazz and the people of the Shahada
  • (5:15)
  • Emmett Till : defiant, fearless
  • (18:02)
  • Thurgood Marshall and Brown vs. Board of Education : a dream of equal education, 1954
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
4 audio discs (265:29)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
Set includes: 4 compact discs.
Other control number
  • 045775035024
  • 00045775035024
Publisher number
  • Rune 350
  • Rune 351
  • Rune 352
  • Rune 353
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocn794451984
  • (OCoLC)794451984
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Ten freedom summers, Wadada Leo Smith
Publication
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • (16:06)
  • John F. Kennedy's new frontier and the space age, 1960
  • (22:12)
  • Disc 2.
  • Rosa Parks and the Montgomery Bus Boycott, 381 days
  • (12:43)
  • Black church
  • (16:34)
  • Freedom summer : voter registration, acts of compassion and empowerment, 1964
  • (12:32)
  • Disc 1:
  • Lyndon B. Johnson's Great Society and the Civil Rights Act of 1964
  • (24:12)
  • Disc 3.
  • The Freedom Riders ride
  • (16:42)
  • Medgar Evers : a love-voice of a thousand years' journey for liberty and justice
  • (10:23)
  • The D.C. wall : a war memorial for all times
  • (12:18)
  • Buzzsaw : the myth of a free press
  • Dred Scott : 1857
  • (15:02)
  • The Little Rock Nine : a force for desegregation in education, 1957
  • (13:50)
  • Disc 4.
  • America, parts 1, 2 & 3
  • (14:14)
  • September 11th, 2001 : a memorial
  • (9:30)
  • Fannie Lou Hamer and the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party, 1964
  • (9:06)
  • (11:11)
  • Democracy
  • (14:30)
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. : Memphis, the prophecy
  • (20:34)
  • Malik Al Shabazz and the people of the Shahada
  • (5:15)
  • Emmett Till : defiant, fearless
  • (18:02)
  • Thurgood Marshall and Brown vs. Board of Education : a dream of equal education, 1954
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
4 audio discs (265:29)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
Set includes: 4 compact discs.
Other control number
  • 045775035024
  • 00045775035024
Publisher number
  • Rune 350
  • Rune 351
  • Rune 352
  • Rune 353
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocn794451984
  • (OCoLC)794451984
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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