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Duke Ellington : and more stories to celebrate great figures in African American history. Cover Image DVD DVD

Duke Ellington : and more stories to celebrate great figures in African American history.

Whitaker, Forest. (Added Author). Rashad, Phylicia, 1948- (Added Author). Williams, Billy Dee, 1937- (Added Author). Jackson, Samuel L. (Added Author). Pinkney, Andrea Davis. Duke Ellington. (Added Author). Pinkney, Andrea Davis. Ella Fitzgerald. (Added Author). Shange, Ntozake. Ellington was not a street. (Added Author). Lester, Julius, 1939-2018 John Henry. (Added Author). Pinkney, J. Brian. (Added Author). Nelson, Kadir. (Added Author). Pinkney, Jerry. (Added Author). Scholastic Inc. (Added Author). New Video Group. (Added Author).

Record details

  • ISBN: 0545329744
  • ISBN: 9780545329743
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (70 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Scholastic : [2010]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Release date: Jan. 11, 2011.
Includes special feature.
Formatted Contents Note:
Duke Ellington / by Andrea Davis Pinkney ; illustrated by Brian Pinkney -- Ella Fitzgerald: a tale of vocal virtuosa / by Andrea Davis Pinkney ; illustrated by Brian Pinkney -- Ellington was not a street / by Ntozake Shange ; Kadir Nelson -- John Henry / by Julius Lester ; illustrated by Jerry Pinkney.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrators: Forest Whitaker, Phylicia Rashad, Billy Dee Williams, Samuel L. Jackson.
Summary, etc.:
Celebrate African American history with this historic collection of stories. Collection include: Duke Ellington; Ellington was not a street; Ella Fitzgerald: the tale of a vocal virtuosa; and John Henry read-along and discussion questions.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 4-9.
System Details Note:
DVD.
Subject: Henry, John (Legendary character) > Juvenile films.
African American musicians > Juvenile films.
Genre: Animated films.
Children's films.
Educational films.

Available copies

  • 1 of 2 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Little Dixie Regional.

Holds

  • 0 current holds with 2 total copies.
Show Only Available Copies
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Little Dixie - Main Library - Moberly J 780 DUKE (Text) 2003310304 J DVD Checked out 05/31/2022


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