• American Masters -- Pianist Kevin Cole Performs Marvin Medley
    S28 E1: Pianist Kevin Cole Performs Marvin Medley
    Pianist Kevin Cole arranged this melody of Marvin Hamlisch songs and performed ...
    Pianist Kevin Cole arranged this melody of Marvin Hamlisch songs and performed them before a live audience in tribute to the great composer. The piano medley is made from three Hamlisch songs: "The ...
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  • American Masters -- Marvin Hamlisch, a Mensch
    S28 E1: Marvin Hamlisch, a Mensch
    The great composer Marvin Hamlisch is a mensch, a Yiddish term for a person of ...
    The great composer Marvin Hamlisch is a mensch, a Yiddish term for a person of integrity and honor. He offered his genuine concern, time, and problem-solving skills to everyone in his life from taxi ...
    0:10:04
  • American Masters -- Marvin Hamlisch: Genius at Work
    S28 E1: Marvin Hamlisch: Genius at Work
    Luminaries of music and entertainment speak to the genius of Marvin Hamlisch, ...
    Luminaries of music and entertainment speak to the genius of Marvin Hamlisch, who was a musical prodigy who entered Juilliard, the country's most prestigious conservatory, at the age of six. Attesting ...
    0:07:20
  • American Masters -- Virginia Slims Tour
    S27 E4: Virginia Slims Tour
    A look back at the Original 9's Virginia Slims Tour, formed in 1970. Featuring ...
    A look back at the Original 9's Virginia Slims Tour, formed in 1970. Featuring archival photos and footage, and original interviews with Judy Tegart Dalton, Ingrid Löfdahl Bentzer, Rosie Casals, ...
    0:04:38
  • American Masters -- Interview with Chris Evert
    S27 E4: Interview with Chris Evert
    Chris Evert discusses the Women's Movement and the vital role Billie Jean King ...
    Chris Evert discusses the Women's Movement and the vital role Billie Jean King played in the evolution of women in the world of sports.
    0:08:36
  • American Masters -- The Legacy of the Original 9
    S27 E4: The Legacy of the Original 9
    Footage of the Original 9's reunion, featuring original interviews with Serena ...
    Footage of the Original 9's reunion, featuring original interviews with Serena Williams, Caroline Wozniacki, Venus Williams and Maria Sharapova.
    0:01:07
  • American Masters -- Women's Sports Foundation
    S27 E4: Women's Sports Foundation
    Ilana Kloss and Valerie Jarrett discuss Billie Jean King's legacy and the ...
    Ilana Kloss and Valerie Jarrett discuss Billie Jean King's legacy and the founding of the Women's Sports Foundation.
    0:01:04
  • American Masters -- James Baldwin: Writer, Teacher, Preacher
    S4 E4: James Baldwin: Writer, Teacher, Preacher
    Words -- both written and spoken -- were James Baldwin's greatest gift to ...
    Words -- both written and spoken -- were James Baldwin's greatest gift to America and to people of all races all over the world. He knew how to electrify readers, his insights about what it meant to ...
    0:00:54
  • American Masters -- James Baldwin: Civil Rights Highlights
    S4 E4: James Baldwin: Civil Rights Highlights
    Features highlights of Baldwin's deep involvement in the Civil Rights Movement, ...
    Features highlights of Baldwin's deep involvement in the Civil Rights Movement, including "The Fire Next Time," the March on Washington, the March from Selma to Montgomery and the Baldwin/Buckley ...
    0:03:23
  • American Masters -- American Master Mel Brooks on Friend and Mentor Sid Caesar
    S27 E3: American Master Mel Brooks on Friend and Mentor Sid Caesar
    Comedic legend Sid Caesar passed away February 12, 2014, at the age of 91. ...
    Comedic legend Sid Caesar passed away February 12, 2014, at the age of 91. Caesar was a friend and mentor to Mel Brooks and the two worked together through much of Brooks’ early career. See Brooks ...
    0:01:35
  • American Masters -- Philip Roth: Invention
    S27 E2: Philip Roth: Invention
    Philip Roth: Invention
    Philip Roth: Invention
    0:02:20
  • American Masters -- Sister Rosetta Tharpe: Didn't it Rain (Live 1964)
    S27 E1: Sister Rosetta Tharpe: Didn't it Rain (Live 1964)
    In 1964, Sister Rosetta Tharpe took over a disused rail station in England and ...
    In 1964, Sister Rosetta Tharpe took over a disused rail station in England and played "Didn't Rain."
    0:03:07
  • American Masters -- Sister Rosetta Tharpe: 1957 Tour
    S27 E1: Sister Rosetta Tharpe: 1957 Tour
    The year Sister Rosetta Tharpe hit the road with Dixieland trombonist Chris ...
    The year Sister Rosetta Tharpe hit the road with Dixieland trombonist Chris Barber and his band.
    0:02:12
  • American Masters -- Sister Rosetta Tharpe: Mick Csaky on making the film
    S27 E1: Sister Rosetta Tharpe: Mick Csaky on making the film
    Director Mick Csaky on making “The Godmother of Rock & Roll.”
    Director Mick Csaky on making “The Godmother of Rock & Roll.”
    0:11:52
  • American Masters -- Joffrey: Film Excerpt - Parade
    S26 E8: Joffrey: Film Excerpt - Parade
    The Joffrey's revival of Leonide Massine's 'Parade'.
    The Joffrey's revival of Leonide Massine's 'Parade'.
    0:04:07
  • American Masters -- Joffrey: Film Excerpt - Astarte
    S26 E8: Joffrey: Film Excerpt - Astarte
    Astarte, choreographed by Robert Joffrey, was the first live, multi-media ...
    Astarte, choreographed by Robert Joffrey, was the first live, multi-media ballet.
    0:05:16
  • American Masters -- Joffrey: The Green Table Rehearsal (1967)
    S26 E8: Joffrey: The Green Table Rehearsal (1967)
    The Green Table is a pacifist work depicting the inhumanities and corruption of ...
    The Green Table is a pacifist work depicting the inhumanities and corruption of war. It was created in 1932 for the International Competition of Choreography in Paris, where it won first prize. In ...
    0:25:57
  • American Masters -- Inventing David Geffen: Mother
    S26 E7: Inventing David Geffen: Mother
    The part David Geffen's mother played in his inventing of himself.
    The part David Geffen's mother played in his inventing of himself.
    0:02:09
  • American Masters -- Inventing David Geffen: Free Man In Paris
    S26 E7: Inventing David Geffen: Free Man In Paris
    There are many ways you could interpret Joni Mitchell's "Free Man In Paris." ...
    There are many ways you could interpret Joni Mitchell's "Free Man In Paris." Robbie Robertson of The Band gives his take on the meaning.
    0:02:42
  • American Masters -- Inventing David Geffen: 'I'm in love with Cher!'
    S26 E7: Inventing David Geffen: 'I'm in love with Cher!'
    David Geffen and Cher both recall meeting in 1973 at Geffen’s table at The ...
    David Geffen and Cher both recall meeting in 1973 at Geffen’s table at The Roxy on Sunset Blvd., as well as the unexpected romantic relationship that ensued.
    0:01:12
  • American Masters -- Inventing David Geffen: David Geffen In Three Words
    S26 E7: Inventing David Geffen: David Geffen In Three Words
    How would you describe David Geffen? You have three words to do it.
    How would you describe David Geffen? You have three words to do it.
    0:05:45