Sing along with Mitch, Show no. 2

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Sing along with Mitch, Show no. 2
Miller, Mitch (Host)
Miller, Mitch (Conductor)
Griffin, Victor (Dancer)
Griffin, Victor (Performer)
Trask, Diana, 1940- (Performer)
Uggams, Leslie (Performer)
Hobin, Bill (Producer)
Hobin, Bill (Director)
Cotler, Gordon (Producer)
Cotler, Gordon (Author)
Gang (Musical group) (Performer)
MGM/UA Entertainment Co. (Associated name)
Crest National Videotape & Film Laboratories (Associated name)
NBC Productions (Broadcaster)

Mitch Miller collection of audio and moving image

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1961-02-10
Library locations
Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound
Shelf locator: *LVU 429
Miller, Mitch
Names, Geographical
Popular music -- 1961-1970
Folk music -- United States
Choruses, Secular (Men's voices) with orchestra
Music videos
Songs and music
Content: "Crest National Videotape & Film Laboratories; MGM/UA; "Mitch Miller Show #2; part 1 of 1; length: 51:25; Crest National Videotape Laboratories; 11/4/85; VTWO# 29762; 3/4" cassette; 1141 N. Seward, Hollywood, CA 90038; (213) 462-6696"--From original videotape container.
Content: "The preceding program was pre-recorded; An All American Features Inc. production in association with the NBC Television Network"--From original videotape.
Creation/production credits: Bill Hobin, producer and director ; Gordon Cotler, associate producer and writer.
Performers: Mitch Miller, host and conductor ; The Gang, vocals (1st-13th, 15th-29th works) and dancers (2nd, 20th works) ; Victor Griffin, vocals (6th, 27th-28th works) and dancer (6th work only) ; Diana Trask, vocals (7th, 20th, 27th-28th works) ; Leslie Uggams, vocals (14th, 27th-28th works) ; The Kids (9th, 27th-28th works) ; The Dancers (6th, 21st-22nd, 27th-28th works) ; with unidentified orchestra.
Venue: Television program video dub Crest National Videotape & Film Laboratories (MGM/UA), 1141 North Seward, Hollywood, California, 90038 1985 November 4 (copy rebroadcast date) [NBC Studios, New York, New York] [1961 February 10] (original airdate)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-Matic) (52 min., 52 sec.) : sound, color, NTSC, stereo ; 3/4 in.
Video is slightly erratic.
In episode 2 of "Sing along with Mitch", Mitch Miller and the Gang perform popular and folk songs about and inspired by the railroad. As always, they begin and end with a sing-along. Featured music: "Sing along theme" (The Gang) ; Opening sing-along: "I'm Alabamy bound" (The Gang, vocals and dance?) ; "Toot, Toot, Tootsie" ; "Hello my baby" ; "Side by side" (The Gang) ; "Kansas City" (Victor Griffin, vocals and dance ; The Gang and the Dancers) ; "Gypsy in my soul" (Diana Trask and The Gang) ; "California here I come" (The Gang) ; "This here goat" (The Gang and the Kids) ; "Shanty in Old Shantytown" ; "Breezin' with the breeze" ; "Let's have another cup of coffee" ; "Home sweet home" (The Gang) ; "Blues in the night" (Leslie Uggams) ; "I've been working on the railroad" ; "Dinah" ; "That's where my money goes" ; "I've no sixpence" ; "Down in the valley" ; (The Gang) ; "Goin' courtin' (Diana Trask and the Gang, vocals and dance) ; "Skip to my Lou" ; "Wait for the wagon" (The Gang and the Dancers) ; "Sing along theme" (reprise) (The Gang) ; Closing sing-along: "Shuffle off to Buffalo" ; "Back home in Indiana" ; "Chicago" (The Gang) ; "Beautiful Ohio" ; "Web-footed friends" (The Gang, Diana Trask, Victor Griffin, Leslie Uggams, the Dancers and the Kids) ; "Sing along theme" (Finale) (The Gang)
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: 895911870
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20477599
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 860d61c0-66a7-0132-e66d-3c075448cc4b
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  • 1961: Created
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Sing along with Mitch