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- 1 videodisc (DVD) (150 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
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- Adé, Sunny.Arnaz, Desi,Belafonte, Harry,Blades, Ruben.Blank, Les.Cruz, Celia.Dratch, Howard.Estefan, Gloria.Gillespie, Dizzy,Oviedo, Isaac.Post, Linda.Puente, Tito,Rosow, Eugene.
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- Cultural Research and Communications, Inc.KCET (Television station : Los Angeles, Calif.)New Video Group.
- "NVG 9476"Cast: Performers: Gloria Estefan, Tito Puente, Dizzy Gillespie, Desi Arnaz, Celia Cruz, Ruben Blades, Isaac Oviedo, Sunny "King" Ade.Cast: Presenter: Harry Belafonte.Contents: [pt. 1] Across the ocean -- [pt. 2] The fiery romance -- [pt. 3] To the top of the charts.Credits: Writer, Linda Post, Howard B. Dratch, Eugene Rosow ; cinematography, Les Blank.Originally produced in 1989 with title: Routes of rhythm, and shown on PBS television.Special features: Interactive menus, scene selection.Summary: Traces the origins of Latin music from Spain and Africa to the New World (Program 1). Focuses on pop music developed in Cuba and examines how North Americans began to discover this island's musical treasures (Program 2). Shows how Spanish-African music has become a basic part of popular musical culture of the U.S. (Program 3).