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Title
Sing along with Mitch, Show no. 89
Names
Miller, Mitch (Host)
Miller, Mitch (Conductor)
Temple, Shirley, 1928-2014 (Commentator)
Temple, Shirley, 1928-2014 (Conductor)
Temple, Shirley, 1928-2014 (Dancer)
Griffin, Victor (Dancer)
Chu, Gloria (Dancer)
Temple, Shirley, 1928-2014 (Performer)
Uggams, Leslie (Performer)
McGrath, Bob, 1932- (Performer)
Toufexis, Dimitris (Performer)
Cotler, Gordon (Author)
Cotler, Gordon (Producer)
Gang (Musical group) (Performer)
Quinto Sisters (Musical group) (Performer)
Edgemont Junior High School (Scarsdale, N.Y.), Chorus, (Performer)
NBC Productions (Broadcaster)
Thirteen Productions (Broadcaster)
Collection

Mitch Miller collection of audio and moving image

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1964-03-02
Library locations
Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound
Shelf locator: *LVU 423
Topics
Miller, Mitch
Popular music -- 1961-1970
Choruses, Secular (Men's voices) with orchestra
Music videos
Genres
Music
Television music
Notes
Statement of responsibility: starring Mitch Miller, Leslie Uggams and the Sing-Along Gang, with special guest star Shirley Temple.
Date: "Thirteen; 356 West 58th Street; (212) 560-2000; series: Mitch Miller; program title: Shirley Temple; record date: 9/10/84"--Originally from videocassette container.
Date: "NBC; date: 1-27-64; PB: 2-3-64; title: Mitch #89; scene: Baby take a bow; take 4--Originally from videotape.
Date: "NBC; date: 1-27-64; PB: 2-3-64; title: Mitch #89; scene: seg. II; Pineapple express intro; take 3"--Originally from videotape.
Date: "NBC; date: 1-28-64; PB: 2-3-64; title: Mitch #89; scene: seg. III; Highest mountain; take 4"--Originally from videotape.
Date: "NBC; date: 1-28-64; PB: 2-3-64; title: Mitch #89; scene: seg. IV; Piano solo; take 3"--Originally from videotape.
Date: "NBC; date: 1-28-64; PB: 2-3-64; title: Mitch #89; scene: Close SA; take 4"--Originally from videotape.
Date: "NBC; date: 2-29-64; PB: TBA; title: Mitch #73; scene: Promo News; take 1--Originally from videotape.
Content: "An All American Features Inc. production"--Originally for videotape.
Creation/production credits: Gordon Cotler, writer and producer.
Performers: Mitch Miller, host and conductor ; The Gang (Bob McGrath (solo on 9th work only), and various singers) (1st-2nd, 4th, 7th, 10th, 12th 16th works) ; Victor Griffith and Gloria Chu, dancers and vocals (3rd work only) ; and various dancers (4th, 12th works) ; Leslie Uggams, vocals (8th, 14th works) ; The Quinto Sisters, vocals (6th work only) ; Dimitris Toufexis, piano solo (13th work only) ; Edgemont Junior High School Chorus (Scarsdale, New York) (16th-18th works) ; Shirley Temple, vocals (2nd, 5th, 8th, 11th, 15th, 18th works), dancer (10th, 12th works), guest conductor (16th-18th works) and additional commentary ; with unidentified orchestra.
Venue: Television program video dub NBC Studios, [New York, New York] 1964 January 27-28 (original taping dates) 1964 Feburary 3 (editing date?) [1964 March 2] (original air date) Thirteen [Productions], 356 West 58th Street, New York, New York 1984 September 10 (copy rebroadcast date)
Physical Description
Videocassette
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-Matic) (58 min., 23 sec.) : sound, color, NTSC, mono ; 3/4 in.
Video is erratic; odd audio between segments.
Description
In episode 89 of "Sing along with Mitch", the Gang performs with movie legend Shirley Temple [Black], with one part nostalgia and another part contemporary, honoring both her career as a child actress in the 1930's and her modern identity as a woman and a mother in the 1960's. The video also features dancers Victor Griffin and Gloria Chu, and a ten-year-old piano prodigy Dimitrius Toufexis. At the end of the video, a promo for episode no. 73 ([Newspapers]; taped Feburary 29, 1964) is hosted by Mitch Miller. Opening sing-along: "Baby, take a bow" (The Gang) ; Featured music: "I've told every star" (The Gang and Shirley Temple) ; "We should be together" (Victor Griffith and Gloria Chu) ; "At the codfish ball" (The Gang and the dancers) ; "I'm glad there is you" (Shirley Temple) ; "Pineapple express" (The Quinto Sisters) ; "I'll be seeing you" (The Gang) ; "Make someone happy" (Leslie Uggams and Shirley Temple) ; "I'll climb the highest mountain" (Bob McGrath) ; "There's always a lady fair" (The Gang) ; "My curly headed baby" (Shirley Temple) ; "Sailin' away on Henry Clay" (The Gang and the dancers) ; ["La cumacello"? (piano solo)] (Dimitris Toufexis) ; "I love to walk in the rain" (Leslie Uggams) ; "Hello Dolly (also Hello Shirley)" (The Gang and Shirley Temple) ; Closing sing-alongs: "Barney Google" ; "Good ship lollipop" ; "Goodnight, my love" (Edgemont Junior High School Chorus and Shirley Temple, conductor).
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 893675817
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20319215
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2fe099a0-66a7-0132-f89b-3c075448cc4b
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1964: Issued
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Sing along with Mitch" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1964-03-02. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/31357070-66a7-0132-86ab-3c075448cc4b

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Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Sing along with Mitch" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed March 28, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/31357070-66a7-0132-86ab-3c075448cc4b

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Sing along with Mitch