• Short Summary

    Felix Mendelssohn's Hawaiian Serenaders play 'Song of the Islands' in the Pathe Studio.

  • Description

    Titles read: 'Now Pathetone presents - FELIX MENDELSSOHN'S HAWAIIAN SERENADERS in "SONG OF THE ISLANDS"'.

    London, probably Pathe Studio.

    Various shots of Felix Mendelssohn and his Hawaiian Serenaders playing 'Song of the Islands' in a Hawaiian-style set in the studio decorated with palms. Several shots are superimposed and intercut showing scenic shots of beautiful Hawaiian islands and people. The musicians wear informal shirts (not printed!) and trousers and leis around their necks. Several shots of the musician playing the Hawaiian lap steel guitar.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1194.25
    Media URN:
    41183
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/11/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:41:00 / 01:47:43:00
    Canister:
    PT 504

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