• Short Summary

    Mendelssohn and his band play Hawaiian-style music.

  • Description

    Part of V FOR VICTORY issue.

    Pathe Studios, London.

    Various shots of beach of tropical island.

    Various shots of Felix Mendelssohn and his Hawaiian Serenaders playing Hawaiian-style music. All band wear white tuxedoes except for a glamorous girl playing the ukulele in a skimpy grass skirt. Other musical instruments in the band are guitars, piano, double bass, accordion, clarinet and (naturally) the Hawaiian lap steel guitar.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1310.09
    Media URN:
    43403
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    25/08/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:43:00 / 01:17:55:00
    Canister:
    NSP 282

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