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Benny Meruf and Orchestra. (1938)

Film-document №66883 1 part, Black-white to collection Price category G

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Director: Roj Mak. Roy Mack

Operators: Foster Roj

Reel №1

The film-concert.

Playing Jazz Orchestra conducted by Benny Merufa.

Benny says the stranger, who was staring at them from the window, asking to find out who it is.

That gives a business card: Uncle Sam Jones.

Orchestra reminiscent of Benni that Jones was known in 1935, he was invited to an orchestra concert.

The orchestra plays at the restaurant Cuban rumba, musicians sing.

Benny invites on stage Jackie Marshall.

Singer takes a playful song about Garzon Soda Johnny, instead of using a musical instrument shaker.

Benny invites on stage seated at a table next to Sam Jones Woman, Florence Gast, which parodies the opera singers and ballet dancers, involving representation and Benny.

Benny Meruf performs solo on bass, plays the melody Black Eyes, the musicians at this time produce a variety of comic pas.

Then Benny plays the trumpet, starting from the floor.

As soon as he utters a sound, the orchestra Duck Down, one of the orchestra gets a small tube.

Finished room, Benny comes to the table.

Sam Jones pulls from his inside pocket and plays the flute

Key words

United States, Concert, music, musical instruments, orchestra, art