• Short Summary

    Singers Sam Costa, Hughie Diamond and Alice Mann perform their latest hits.

  • Description

    Crooner's Corner. Part of CHARMED I'M SURE issue.

    Pathe Studios, London.

    Three popular singers of the day perform three very different numbers.

    Various shots of crooner Sam Costa playing the piano, he sings sentimental love song "Moon at Sea". Inter cut with shots of sunset over sea and coastline.

    Various shots of Hughie Diamond singing "Gypsy Lullaby". Diamond is accompanied by an accordionist, a guitarist and violinist. The set is dressed to look like a gypsy camp at night and performers all wear traditional costumes. Intercut with C/U of gypsy woman playing the violin.

    Various shots of Alice Mann, She sings jazz / swing number - "Sing me a swing song and let me dance". She is accompanied by bandleader Billy Bissett on the piano.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1276.33
    Media URN:
    42699
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/08/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:57:38:00 / 02:00:32:00
    Canister:
    NSP 177

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