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Summary: Despite blindness, becoming paralyzed, and America's racial prejudices, Rahsaan Kirk was a one of a kind musician. His career was sparked by his desire to give more exposure to jazz music, particularly on television.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC CAS

Kirk, Rahsaan Roland

Contents: Passion dance / M. Tyner (4:41) -- My one and only love / R. Mellin, G.B. Wood (9:44) -- Rahspeak #1 (1:58) -- Fly town nose blues (5:50) -- Volunteered slavery (7:16) -- Rahspeak #2 (1:30) -- Bright moments (excerpt) (7:46) -- Old rugged cross (excerpt) (3:54) -- Blacknuss (4:52) -- Freaks for the festival (3:52) -- Rahspeak #3 (0:18).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyena Records 2003

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD JAZZ KIR

Kirk, Rahsaan Roland

Contents: Ain't no sunshine / Bill Withers (2:26) -- What's goin' on / Marvin Gaye, Alfred Cleveland, Renaldo Benson ; Marcy mercy me (the ecology) / Marvin Gaye (3:46) -- I love you yes I do / Johnny Cameron, Chris Allen (2:48) -- Take me girl, I'm ready / Pam Sawyer, LaVern Ware, Johnny Bristol (3:19) -- My girl /William Robinson, Ronald White (3:06) -- Which way is it going (2:24) -- One nation /...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Rhino 1993

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD JAZZ KIR

Kirk, Rahsaan Roland

Contents: Disc one. Wham bam thank you ma'am / Charles Mingus (4:41) -- Conversation (:58) -- Bye bye blackbird / Mort Dixon, Ray Henderson (2:42) -- Horses (Monogram/Republic) (:16) -- If I loved you / Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II (8:37) -- Old rugged cross / trad. arr. Rahsaan Roland Kirk (7:13) -- Ain't no sunshine / Bill Withers (2:26) -- Volunteered slavery / Roland Kirk (5:42) -- Seasons....

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Rhino 1993

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD JAZZ KIR

Kirk, Rahsaan Roland

Contents: Disc 1, Left & right. Black mystery has been revealed ; expansions ; Lady's blues ; IX love ; Hot cha ; Quintessence ; I waited for you ; A flower is a lovesome thing -- Disc 2, Rahsaan Rahsaan. The seeker ; Satin doll ; Introduction ; Medley ; Sweet fire ; Introduction ; Baby let me shake your tree -- Disc 3, Prepare thyself to deal with a miracle. Salvation and reminiscing ; Seasons ;...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 32 Jazz 1998

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD JAZZ KIR

Kirk, Rahsaan Roland

Contents: Box tops and whistlin' rings -- Domino -- Blues for Alice -- I remember Clifford -- Freddie Freeloader -- Lester leaps in -- Sister Sadie -- One mind ; Seasons -- I say a little prayer -- Jammin' with a wolf -- Three for the festival : excerpt -- Untitled blues -- Passion dance -- Petite fleur = Little flower -- Giant steps -- Misterioso ; Blue Monk : excerpt -- Rahsaantalk -- Multi-horn...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 32 Jazz Records 1997

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD JAZZ KIR

Kirk, Rahsaan Roland

Contents: The black and crazy blues (5:59) -- A laugh for Rory (2:47) -- Many blessings (4:36) -- Fingers in the wind (5:07) -- The inflated tear (4:46) -- The Creole love call (3:45) -- A handful of fives (2:35) -- Fly by night (4:09) -- Lovellevelliloqui (3:59).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Atlantic 1968

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1 available in LP Phonograph Record, Call number: VINYL JAZZ KIR

Kirk, Rahsaan Roland

Summary: Performances featuring the jazz musician, originally filmed for the Belgian television program, Jazz pour tous, and the Dutch television program, Rolando, and at the 1967 Kongsberg Jazz Festival.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Reelin' in the Years Productions 2008

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1 available in Music DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSIC RAH

Contents: Black mystery has been revealed / R. Kirk -- Wednesday night prayer meeting / C. Mingus -- Eventually / O. Coleman -- Lonely woman / O. Coleman --Cherryco / D. Cherry -- Countdown / J. Coltrane -- The inflated tear / R. Kirk -- Nonaah / R. Mitchell.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Atlantic Records 1986

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD JAZZ ATL

Contents: If I loved you (Rahsaan Roland Kirk) (8:50) -- Freedom jazz dance (Eddie Harris) (9:39) -- Willow weep for me (David "Fathead" Newman) (4:56) -- Russell and Eliot (Yusef Lateef) (4:47) -- Lorelei's lament (Hank Crawford) (5:36) -- Confirmation (Sonny Stitt) (4:35) -- Giant steps (John Coltrane) (4:43) -- Lonely woman (Ornette Coleman) (4:59) -- Forest flower. Sunrise ; sunset (Charles Lloyd)...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Rhino 1993

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD JAZZ ATL

Summary: The Newport Jazz festival of 1962 played host to some of the biggest names in the genre. Roland Kirk, Count Basie, Duke Ellington, Thelonious Monk, Oscar Peterson, Joe Williams, and Pee Wee Russell were among the many performers, all captured on this incredible release.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Quantum Leap 2003

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1 available in Music DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSIC NEW

Contents: You're not the kind / Gene Ammons (2:53) -- Woody n' you / Zoot Sims (5:22) -- Riff raff / Johnny Griffin (3:06) -- Clark's bars / Paul Gonsalves (3:37) -- Day dreaming / Johnny Hodges with Billy Taylor Orch. (3:29) -- Trouble in mind / Yusef Lateef (4:34) -- Look for the silver lining / Sonny Stitt (4:32) -- Love is here to stay / Roland Kirk (4:50) -- Time / Benny Golson (3:35) -- I remember...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: GRP Records 1994

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD JAZZ GRE

Summary: Unseen performances and interviews from three artists in the Jazz Icons Series 3 boxed set.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Reelin' in the Years Productions 2008

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1 available in Music DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSIC JAZ

Porter, Cole

Contents: Wake up and dream. What is this thing called love? (Charlie Parker) (2:36) -- The New Yorkers. Love for sale (Al Cohn, Zoot Sims) (4:58) -- Jubilee. Begin the beguine (Art Tatum) (2:54) -- Leave it to me! My heart belongs to daddy (Dizzy Gillespie) (5:59) -- Leave it to me! Get out of town (Roland Kirk) (4:49) -- Born to dance. Easy to love (Sonny Stitt) (4:44) -- Anything goes. I get a kick...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Verve 1992

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD JAZZ POR

Haynes, Roy.

Contents: Moon ray -- Fly me to the moon (In other words) -- Raoul -- Snap crackle -- If I should lose you -- Long wharf -- Some other spring.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Impulse 1972

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1 available in LP Phonograph Record, Call number: VINYL JAZZ HAY

Jones, Quincy

Contents: Dead end -- Walking in space -- Killer Joe -- Love and peace -- I never told you -- Oh happy day.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Verve 2000

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD JAZZ JON

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