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Title
Sing along with Mitch, Show no. 17
Names
Miller, Mitch (Host)
Miller, Mitch (Conductor)
Griffin, Victor (Dancer)
Griffin, Victor (Performer)
Trask, Diana, 1940- (Performer)
Uggams, Leslie (Performer)
Gang (Musical group) (Performer)
MGM/UA Entertainment Co (Associated name)
Crest National Videotape & Film Laboratories (Associated name)
NBC Productions (Broadcaster)
Collection

Mitch Miller collection of audio and moving image

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1961-10-26
Library locations
Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound
Shelf locator: *LVU 424
Topics
Miller, Mitch
Popular music -- 1961-1970
Choruses, Secular (Men's voices) with orchestra
Music videos
Genres
Music
Notes
Content: "Crest National Videotape & Film Laboratories; MGM/UA; "Sing along with Mitch show #17; part 1 of 1; length: 49:49; audio: ch. 1 & 2 mono, Dolby; D.F.T.C. NTSC; October 28, 1985; 1141 N. Seward, Hollywood, CA; (213) 462-6696"--Originally from videotape.
Content: "Crest National Videotape & Film Laboratories; MGM/UA; "Mitch Miller Show #17; part 1 of 1; length: 49:49; Crest National Videotape Laboratories; 10/29/85; VTWO# 29696; 3/4" cassette; 1141 N. Seward, Hollywood, CA 90038; (213) 462-6696"--Originally from videotape container.
Creation/production credits: Bill Hobin, producer and director ; Gordon Cotler, writer.
Performers: Mitch Miller, host and conductor ; The Gang (1st-18th, 20th-27th works) ; Diana Trask, vocals (6th, 25th-26th works) ; Victor Griffiin, vocals and dance (11th, 25th-26th works) ; Leslie Uggams, vocals (18th-19th, 25th-26th works) ; the Dancers (8th, 13th-15th, 20th works).
Venue: Television program video dub Crest National Videotape & Film Laboratories (MGM/UA), 1141 North Seward, Hollywood, California, 90038 1985 October 28-29 (copy rebroadcast date) [NBC Studios, New York, New York] [1961 October 26] (original airdate)
Physical Description
Videocassette
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-Matic) (51 min., 45 sec.) : sound, color, NTSC, stereo, Dolby ; 3/4 in.
Description
In episode 17 of "Sing along with Mitch", the Gang (with their dancing debut) performs songs of show business, from the circus, a 1930's radio station, Vaudeville, an operetta and Warner Brothers musicals. As always, they begin and end with a sing-along. "Sing-along theme" (The Gang) ; Opening sing-along: "There's no business like show business" (The Gang) ; Featured music: "Fanfare" ; "Strike up the band" ; "Man on the flying trapeze" (The Gang) ; "Be a clown" (Diana Trask and the Gang) ; "Over the waves" (The Gang) ; "Pony boy" (The Gang and the Dancers) ; "Beyond the blue horizon" ; "Moonlight and roses" (The Gang) ; "The old soft shoe" (Victor Griffin, vocals and dancer ; The Gang) ; "Alabamy bound" (The Gang) ; "Tiptoe through the tulips" ; "There's yes yes in your eyes" ; "O Katherina" (The Gang and the Dancers) ; Auf wiedersehen (The Gang) ; "Top hat, white tie and tails" (The Gang, vocals and dancing debut) ; "Lullabye of Broadway" (Leslie Uggams and the Gang) ; "Bill" (Leslie Uggams) ; "42nd Street" (The Gang) ; "Sing-along theme" (reprise) (The Gang) ; Closing sing-along: "I'm sitting on the top of the world" ; "You're an old smoothie" ; "I love my baby" (The Gang) ; "Shanty in old shanty town" ; "Web-footed friends" (The Gang, Diana Trask, Leslie Uggams, Victor Griffin and the Dancers) ; Sing-along theme (Finale) (The Gang)
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 893676005
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20319216
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3aab1630-66a7-0132-cd8d-3c075448cc4b
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1961: 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. 1961-10-26. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/3bec3fc0-66a7-0132-f48a-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 October 22, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/3bec3fc0-66a7-0132-f48a-3c075448cc4b

APA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. (1961-10-26). Sing along with Mitch Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/3bec3fc0-66a7-0132-f48a-3c075448cc4b

Wikipedia Citation

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Sing along with Mitch