LULLABY OF BIRDLAND – The Shearing Touch
(Blu-ray Disc Version)
A film by Jill Marshall
George Shearing, blind since birth, was one of the world’s greatest jazz pianists. Filmed on both sides of the Atlantic, this tribute to Shearing showcases the music which took the jazz world by storm. Specially-shot performances and archive clips feature music spanning the six decades of his remarkable career and classics such as September in the Rain, Lullaby of Birdland, Greensleeves, Donna Lee and Freedom Jazz Dance are included, as well as many other later compositions.
Picture format: 1080/60i (Upscale) 4:3
Sound format: PCM Stereo
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Running time: 50 mins
No. of Discs: 1 (BD 25)
Note: This Blu-ray Disc is playable only on Blu-ray Disc players, and not compatible with standard DVD players.