• Short Summary

    Bernard Monshin and Tango Orchestra with Monty Ray singing 'Tabu' - dupe of NSP 11.

  • Description

    No titles. Bernard Monshin and his Rio Tango Orchestra with Monty Ray.

    Pathe Studio, London.

    Couple arrive outside garden entrance to large house or country club (all shot interior on sound stage). Music can be heard. Man remarks "My word, that's a jolly good band!". Monty Ray appears and invites them in to listen. As they enter, voiceover says that "they and you are going to hear Bernard Monshin and his famous Rio Tango Orchestra with, in a moment, Monty Ray [Monte Rae?] singing".

    Couple are shown to their seats in a 'Palm Court' type setting and band begins to play. Much posing and posturing by various soloists including accordion player. The song is 'Tabu'.

    This is duplicate of item in New Sound Pictorial NSP 11 - see separate record for details.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    2879.16
    Media URN:
    83426
    Group:
    Turns
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/06/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:47:00 / 01:58:11:00
    Canister:
    Turns Can 6 D

Comments (1)

  1. wilyone says

    Correct spelling of the vocalist is Monte Rey.

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