Harlem Roots, Vol. 3: Rhythm in Harmony
  • Harlem Roots, Vol. 3: Rhythm in Harmony
  • Harlem Roots, Vol. 3: Rhythm in Harmony

Harlem Roots, Vol. 3: Rhythm in Harmony

Cast: The Mills Brothers, The Delta Rhythm Boys, The Deep River Boys, The Charioteers

     
 

A compendium of talented harmonizing featuring twenty hits by such legendary artists as The Delta Rhythm Boys, The Charioteers, and The Mills Brothers, this collection of rare Soundies originally produced between 1941 and 1947 offers a compelling look at the precursor to the modern music video. Willy popular in their day despite the lack of Panorams (the device that… See more details below

Overview

A compendium of talented harmonizing featuring twenty hits by such legendary artists as The Delta Rhythm Boys, The Charioteers, and The Mills Brothers, this collection of rare Soundies originally produced between 1941 and 1947 offers a compelling look at the precursor to the modern music video. Willy popular in their day despite the lack of Panorams (the device that the films were shown on) during the war, these films have finally resurfaced to showcase some of the most popular musical artists of the time.

Product Details

Release Date:
03/25/2008
UPC:
0880491260028
Original Release:
1988
Source:
STORYVILLE FILMS
Region Code:
0
Presentation:
[B&W]
Sound:
[Dolby Digital Mono, Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround]

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Mills Brothers Actor
Delta Rhythm Boys Performers
Deep River Boys Performers
Charioteers Performers
Jubi Laires Performers
John Mills Vocals
Don Mills Vocals
Harry Mills Vocals
Herbert Mills Vocals
Gene Smith Vocals
Cliff White Guitar
Carl Jones Vocals
Traverse Crawford Vocals
Kelsey Pharr Vocals
Lee Gaines Vocals
Vernon Gardner Vocals
George Lawson Vocals
Harry Douglas Vocals
Edward "Mumbles" Ware Vocals
Caleb N. Ginyard Vocals
John Jennings Vocals
Theodore Brooks Vocals
George McFadden Vocals

Technical Credits

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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Harlem Roots, Vol. 3: Rhythm in Harmony
1. The Mills Brothers: (John, Don, Harry, Herbert) - Caravan [1:10]
2. The Mills Brothers: (John, Don, Harry, Herbert) - Rockin' Chair [2:45]
3. The Mills Brothers: (John, Don, Herbert) - Lazy River [2:54]
4. The Mills Brothers: (John, Don, Herbert) - Till Then [2:26]
5. The Mills Brothers: (John, Don, Herbert) - Cielito Lindo [2:37]
6. The Mills Brothers: (John, Don, Herbert) - You Always Hurt the One You Love [2:44]
7. The Mills Brothers: (John, Don, Harry, Herbert) - Paper Doll [2:55]
8. The Delta Rhythm Boys: Dry Bones [2:28]
9. The Delta Rhythm Boys: I Dreamt I Dwelt in Harlem [2:39]
10. The Delta Rhythm Boys: Jack, You Are Playing the Game [2:16]
11. The Delta Rhythm Boys: Just A-Sittin' and A-Rockin' [2:45]
12. The Delta Rhythm Boys: Rigoletto Blues [2:38]
13. The Delta Rhythm Boys: Snoqualomie Jo Jo [2:35]
14. The Delta Rhythm Boys: Take the "A" Train [2:44]
15. The Deep River Boys: Shadrock [2:32]
16. The Deep River Boys: Toot That Trumpet [2:19]
17. The Charioteers: Darktown Strutters Ball [2:32]
18. The Jubalaires: Preacher and the Bear [2:33]
19. The Jubalaires: Noah [2:52]
20. The Jubalaires: Brother Bill [3:54]

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