• Short Summary

    The Kettering Madrigal Male Voice Choir sing 'The Sailor's Chorus' in the studio.

  • Description

    Titles read: "Sea Shanties and Sea Songs have from time immemorial formed a goodly part of the music of the British race. TODAY we present the famous KETTERING MADRIGAL MALE VOICE CHOIR in the harmonious version of 'THE SAILOR'S CHORUS'".

    Pathe Studio, London.

    Various shots of the Kettering Madrigal Male Voice Choir sitting on a set dressed to resemble an old tavern. They all wear old sailor garb (not uniforms) and are conducted by a man dressed like a pirate as they sing 'The Sailor's Chorus' a cappella.

    Shots are intercut showing sailing ships on the water and sea birds in flight.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1618.05
    Media URN:
    51730
    Group:
    Pathe sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/04/1935
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:23:00 / 01:09:36:00
    Canister:
    PSP 887

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