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Astaire, Fred.

Contents: Fascinating rhythm -- My one and only -- No strings (I'm fancy free) -- Isn't this a lovely day -- The piccolino -- Let's face the music and dance -- I'm puting all my eggs in one basket -- Let yourself go -- Pick yourself up -- The way you look tonight -- They can't take that away from me -- They all laughed -- Let's call the whole thing off -- Shall we dance? -- Nice work if you can get it --...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Charly Records 1992

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD PM Astaire

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD VOCAL Astai

Astaire, Fred.

Summary: A self-portrait by the influential Hollywood icon traces his childhood entry into the vaudeville circuit through his famous Hollywood performances, in an account that includes coverage of his relationships with such contemporaries as Eleanor Powell, Rita Hayworth, and Ginger Rogers.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: itbooks 2008

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 ASTAIRE, FRED AST

Astaire, Fred.

Contents: CD 1. Isn't this a lovely day / Irving Berlin (4:26) -- Puttin' on the ritz / Irving Berlin (2:51) -- I used to be color blind / Irving Berlin (4:14) -- The continental / C. Conrad, H. Magidson (3:28) -- Let's call the whole thing off / George and Ira Gershwin (4:36) -- Change partners / Irving Berlin (3:13) -- 'S wonderful / George and Ira Gershwin (2:56) -- Lovely to look at / J. Kern, J....

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Jazz Heritage 1998

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD VOCAL AST

Astaire, Fred.

Contents: Puttin' on the Ritz -- Night and day -- Flying down to Rio -- Top hat, white tie and tails -- Cheek to cheek -- Pick yourself up -- Way you look tonight -- Nice work if you can get it -- Fascinating rhythm -- Half of it dearie blues -- Bandwagon: Part 1 -- Bandwagon: Part 2.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: ProArte 1988

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Astaire, Fred.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 1994

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD SM Astai

Astaire, Fred.

Contents: Let's face the music and dance -- They can't take that away from me -- Pick yourself up -- A fine romance -- Cheek to cheek -- Nice work if you can get it -- The continental -- Shall we dance! -- Let's call the whole thing off -- The way you look tonight -- Things are looking up -- Night and day -- A foggy day -- No strings (I'm fancy free) -- One for my baby (and one for the road) -- Top hat,...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: United Multi License 2003

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD PM Astaire 2001

Orgill, Roxane.

Summary: Capturing the grace and beauty of the two biggest names in dance history, this glimpse into the lives of siblings Fred and Adele Astaire traces their extraordinary journey to success on Broadway and in Hollywood.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2013

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Summary: Fading movie musical star Tony Hunter, down and out in Hollywood, decides to try his luck on the Broadway stage.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Turner Entertainment Co. 2005

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2 available in Musicals DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSICALS BAN

Summary: A dead showman looks down upon the Earth and dreams of his perfect show.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Warner Home Video 2006

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1 available in Musicals DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSICALS ZIE

Summary: A leprechaun tries to retrieve a crock of gold from an old wanderer who has taken it to America.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2005

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1 available in Musicals DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSICALS FIN

Summary: Josh and Dinah Barkley are a successful (though argumentative) musical-comedy team, yet Dinah chafes as Galatea to her husband's Pygmalion. When serious playwright Jacques Barredout envisions her as a great dramatic actress, Dinah is not hard to persuade.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2005

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1 available in Musicals DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSICALS BAR

Contents: v. 1. (1934-1945) The continental / Fred Astaire -- Lullaby of Broadway / Dick Powell -- The way you look to-night / Fred Astaire -- Sweet Leilani / Bing Crosby -- Thanks for the memory / Bob Hope & Shirley Ross -- Over the rainbow / Judy Garland -- When you wish upon a star / Cliff Edwards -- The last time I saw Paris / Kate Smith -- White Christmas / Bing Crosby -- You'll never know / Dick...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 1995

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD SM ENV

Summary: Birth of the Blues: (89 min., b&w) As a child, Jeff Lambert hangs out in New Orleans' Basin Street, playing hot swing on his clarinet instead of the classics his father prefers. He's inspired by an African-American group there and, some years later, at the turn of the century, sets out to form a jazz band of his own. Patterned after the story of trombonist Jack Teagarden of the Original...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal 2003

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1 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY BLU

Summary: A song and dance man leaves showbiz to run an inn that is open only on holidays. A former partner joins him and the two find themselves competing for the affections of the same lovely lady.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Pictures 2006

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1 available in Musicals DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSICALS HOL

Summary: Radioactive fallout from a nuclear war has wiped out the entire northern hemisphere. Australia is the only civilized area spared from destruction. With fallout expected momentarily, the Australians review their lives, establish new relationships and prepare for their tragic demise.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: MGM/UA Home Video 1996

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2 available in Science Fiction DVDs, Call number: DVD SCI-FI ON

Garland, Judy.

Contents: CD 1. Over the rainbow (Wizard of Oz) -- Stompin' at the Savoy -- Liza all the clouds'll roll away -- But not for me -- Zing' went the strings of my heart (Listen darling) -- I'm just wild about Harry (Babes in arms) -- Embraceable you (Girl crazy) -- Easter parade (duet with Fred Astaire) -- I wish I were in love again (Words and music) -- The boy next door (Meet me in St. Louis) -- Our love...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Soho Collection/Union Square Music 2002

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3 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD VOCAL GAR V.1
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Call number: CD VOCAL GAR V.3

Thomas, Tony

Contents: Interview with Ira Gershwin -- Interview with Alfred Newman --Interview with Fred Astaire ; Astaire sings Gershwin songs -- Interview with Arthur Schwartz -- Rhapsody in Blue : selections from Paul Whiteman's original recording -- Interview with Alfred Newman -- Interview with Oscar Levant ; Levant plays Gershwin piano tunes.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Facet 1987

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD SA GEO

Summary: The story of how Kris Kringle got his start as the world's most famous gift giver by struggling to bring toys and happiness to the children of Sombertown.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Seasonal Adult Collection, Call number: DVD JUV SAN

Summary: Fred Astaire plays a gambler intent on raising $25,000 in New York in order to marry his fiance back home. Romantic complications occur when he meets dancing teacher, Ginger Rogers. Memorable songs include "The Way you look tonight".

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Turner Entertainment Co. 2005

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1 available in Musicals DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSICALS SWI

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Summary: The mailman tells the story of the Easter Bunny and how he started delivering colored eggs and candy to children for Easter; Baby Bugs and friends learn about the Easter Bunny and set out to find him; Stuffy, a toy rabbit Christmas gift, is turned into areal rabbit and shown the duties of an Easter Rabbit.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2019

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Contents: In my merry Oldsmobile / Billy Murray -- Over there / Nora Bayes -- Charleston / Paul Whiteman and his orchestra -- The gold digger's song (we're in the money) / Leo Reisman and his orchestra with Fred Astaire -- A slip of the lip / Duke Ellington and his famous orchestra -- Shout! / The Isley Brothers -- Aquarius/Let the sunshine in / The Fifth Dimension -- More, more, more / Andrea True...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Buddha 1999

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INF TWE

Summary: A Navy sailor tries to rekindle a romance with the woman he loves while on shore leave in San Francisco.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2005

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1 available in Musicals DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSICALS FOL

Summary: A Cinderella story about an inconspicuous salesgirl who is whisked off to Paris by a group of fashion magazine sophisticates and is transformed into a dazzling model with whom the magazine's photographer falls in love.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount Home Entertainment 2007

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Summary: A young fashion photographer falls in love with a drab bookseller in this musical.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount Home Entertainment 2011

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