Lionel Hampton: Jazz Legend - King of the Vibes

Overview

The documentary Lionel Hampton: Jazz Legend: King of the Vibes documents the career of the jazz musician who popularized the vibraphone. His career spanned over a half-century. The documentary contains film of the performer and still photographs that help cover eras for which no motion film exists. Among the celebrities that can be seen performing with Hampton are Gene Krupa, Benny Goodman, and Betty Carter.
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Overview

The documentary Lionel Hampton: Jazz Legend: King of the Vibes documents the career of the jazz musician who popularized the vibraphone. His career spanned over a half-century. The documentary contains film of the performer and still photographs that help cover eras for which no motion film exists. Among the celebrities that can be seen performing with Hampton are Gene Krupa, Benny Goodman, and Betty Carter.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 6/28/2005
  • UPC: 073999684940
  • Source: Hudson Music
  • Sound: Dolby Digital Stereo
  • Language: English
  • Time: 1:10:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 68,351

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Mike Mainieri Voice Only
Steve Smith Voice Only
Technical Credits
Phil Fallo Editor
Bruce H. Klauber Producer
Paul Siegel Executive Producer
Rob Wallis Executive Producer
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Lionel Hampton: Jazz Legend - King of the Vibes
1. Lionel Hampton: Jazz Legend [1:55]
2. Flying Home - Lionel Hampton & His Orchestra (1965) [2:28]
3. The Formative Years [5:16]
4. Air Mail Special - Benny Goodman All Star Quintet (1959) [3:51]
5. I'm a Ding Dong Daddy From Dumas - Original Benny Goodman Quartet (1972) [3:03]
6. Lionel Hamtpon's Big Bands [:43]
7. Slide, Hamp, Slide - Lionel Hampton & His Orchestra (1949) [2:26]
8. Vibe Boogie - Lionel Hampton & His Orchestra (1949) [2:25]
9. Hamp's Idea - Lionel Hampton & His Orchestra (1950) [2:32]
10. Midnight Sun - Lionel Hampton & His Orchestra (1950) [2:27]
11. Mr. Rock & Roll [1:35]
12. How Do You Do - Lionel Hampton & His Orchestra (1957) [:46]
13. Lionel on the Traps [:49]
14. Drum Solo - Lionel Hampton & His Orchestra (1958) [4:33]
15. Lionel Hampton, Louis Bellson & Don Lamond Drum Battle (1956) [3:15]
16. Lionel Hampton & His Orchestra With Gene Krupa [2:49]
17. Lionel Hampton Quartet With Gene Krupa (1958) [1:57]
18. Lionel Hampton & His Orchestra (1958) [3:29]
19. Lionel Hamtpon, Teddy Wilson & Gene Krupa (1971) [1:26]
20. Lionel Hampton & Woody Herman (1981) [1:15]
21. Lionel Hampton All Star Jam Session (1982) [4:03]
22. Lionel Hampton & His Orchestra With Drummer Duffy Jackson (1989) [4:52]
23. Lionel Hampton & His Golden Men of Jazz (1993) [7:25]
24. Credits [:46]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Lionel Hampton: Jazz Legend - King of the Vibes
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   Chapter Selection
   Special Features
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