• Short Summary

    Big band jazz from Billy Bissett and his famous Canadian Band.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Pathetone now has pleasure in presenting. Another popular Broadcasting Band Leader. Billy Bissett and his famous Canadian Band".

    Pathe Studios, London.

    Various shots of Bissett conducting his big band. - saxophones, double bass, piano, trumpets, trombones and drums. They play a jaunty big band jazz number. C/U of Bissett who announced the vocalists; 'the three Canadian capers'. C/U of three male vocalists clustered around a microphone. The sing in close harmony a jazzy song about a little robin. M/S of singers returning to the rest of the band. C/U of Bissett playing a solo at the piano. More general shots of band.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1144.14
    Media URN:
    39739
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/12/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:34:00 / 01:33:38:00
    Canister:
    PT 351

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