• Short Summary

    Musician Jack Simpson shows off his skills on tuned percussion instrument.

  • Description

    Possibly filmed in Pathe Studio, London.

    Shots of multi-instrumentalist Jack Simpson, who normally plays with Ambrose's Band.

    We first see him playing on a drum kit. Then we hear him play one of his own compositions on the xylophone. CU of sticks playing on xylophone.

    We hear Jack play a tune on the vibraphone, he is accompanied by a colleague on an accordion. Finally we see him playing on a small set of tubular bells.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1226.04
    Media URN:
    41776
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/11/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:38:00 / 01:05:27:00
    Canister:
    NSP 34

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