• Short Summary

    Pianists Jean Melville and Billy Thorburn play a fast medley of their own unpublished music.

  • Description

    Titles read: 'NOW Pathe Pictorial has pleasure in presenting - JEAN MELVILLE - of BBC fame and BILLY THORBURN - equally popular (by courtesy of Jack Payne) in a duo-piano duet.'

    Pathe Studio, London.

    Various shots of pianists Jean Melville and Billy Thorburn sitting back to back and playing grand pianos. Jean wears an evening gown and Billy is in black tie and dinner jacket. According to paperwork they play a medley of their own, unpublished music. It's fast and syncopated stuff - great!

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1638.07
    Media URN:
    52046
    Group:
    Pathe sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    29/11/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:59:00 / 01:13:22:00
    Canister:
    PSP 869

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