• Short Summary

    Bernard Monshin and his Rio Tango Band play Salsa number with singer Monty Ray.

  • Description

    Pathe Studios, London.

    Bernard Monshin performs with his Rio Tango Band.

    M/S of set that looks like exterior of hotel in exotic location. An English couple (actors) walk up to entrance and hear music. The man says: "My word, that's a jolly good band!". Monty Ray (Monte Ray / Rae?) steps out of hotel and invites the couple in to listen to more of the music.

    Various shots of big band in Latino costumes playing Salsa type music, Monshin conducts them. A dashing singer, Monty Ray, sings in Spanish. The song is called "Tabu".

    Duplicate exists in Turns Can 6 - see separate record for details.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1216.29
    Media URN:
    41616
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/06/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:15:00 / 01:44:37:00
    Canister:
    NSP 11

Comments (1)

  1. wilyone says

    Correct spelling for the vocalist is Monte Rey.

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